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Economic Development Officer Employer: Arborg Bifrost-Riverton Community Development Corporation Location: Arborg/Bifrost/Riverton Application Deadline: November 27, 2019

Job Description:

Reporting to the AB-RCDC Board, the Economic Development Officer is responsible for developing and implementing community economic strategies and initiatives.

The Arborg Bifrost-Riverton Community Development Corporation (AB-RCDC) is seeking interested applicants for the position of Economic Development Officer (EDO). Preference will be given to candidates possessing the following qualifications:

  • Able to provide creative leadership
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Sound personal judgement, discretion and credibility
    • Good problem solving and entrepreneurial skills
    • Broad general knowledge of business and government
    • Able to handle a variety of projects which may have time deadlines
    • Grant application skills
    • Can undertake research projects and prepare comprehensive reports
    • Excellent computer skills
    • Able to attend meetings that may be outside of regular business hours
    • Degree in Commerce, Economics, Marketing and/or Public Relations or related experience
    • Proficient in current information technologies
    • Valid driver’s license and vehicle access

A detailed job description is available upon request.

Employment Start Date: TBD
Salary for the position will be dependent upon education and experience.

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Applicants selected for an interview will be required to provide references.

Direct Applications To:

Resumes may be forwarded to:
Arborg Bifrost-Riverton Community Development Corporation
c/o Box 159 Arborg, MB R0C 0A0


Tel: 204-376-2647

Fax: 204-376-5379

Application Deadline: November 27, 2019