Job Listing: Economic Development Manager

City of Rialto Published: October 8, 2021
Rialto, California
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City of Rialto, California

Economic Development Manager
Annual salary range: $94,080 to $126,072
The city offers an attractive benefit package.
Application deadline: Friday, November 5, 2021.

CPS HR Consulting is pleased to be assisting the City of Rialto in their recruitment of Economic Development Manager.

The City of Rialto, located in San Bernardino County, California, and situated below the San Bernardino mountains, is seeking a proven professional to join their team as the Economic Development Manager. This professional level classification, located in the Redevelopment/Economic Development Department, exercises professional judgment for duties related to the economic development of the City's private and public sector economy. Work involves responsibility for the application of professional knowledge and skills to effect research, analysis, planning, and the implementation of economic development programs. The ideal candidate will have proven success in managing multiple economic development projects. As a primary liaison between the City and downtown businesses and representatives, this position assists representatives of business, real estate, and the development community in working with the City, in developing and implementing business recruitment, retention, and expansion programs. The Economic Development Manager is entrusted to and responsible for implementation of the City’s economic development projects and programs under the direction of the Director of Community Development

Excellent problem-solving aptitude and logical reasoning skills are a must to be successful in this position. Additionally, strong organizational skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, ability to manage and track milestones to ensure timelines are met, and knowledge of applicable laws are critical. A forward thinking and customer service-oriented approach to fostering business relationships within the community, and strong analytical and research skills for the planning and implementation of economic development programs are essential for success in this position.

Under the visionary and distinctive leadership style of the Mayor and City Council, Rialto has been thrust into the national spotlight as a recognized leader in the areas of public-private partnerships, business development, and job creation. Public safety, infrastructure enhancements, and a sustainable community top the City’s priority list.

The City of Rialto’s 2021-2022 proposed budget demonstrates a commitment to the City Council’s Guiding Principles and Community Values: Rialto will be a Family First Community; shall attract High-Quality Development and Improve its Physical Environment; Economic Environment will be Healthy and Diverse; will be an Active Community.

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For questions, please contact:

Kyla Sinegal
CPS HR Consulting

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The City of Rialto is an equal opportunity employer.