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All News News Posted April 28, 2017 By MAEDA

We’re Hiring!

Economic Development Coordinator/Bookkeeper

Economic Development Coordinator/Bookkeeper
Marshall, MI

Essential:

General responsibilities include coordinating and implementing projects and programs that support commercial, office and industrial development; business attraction; business retention; development of public facilities and infrastructure; small business development initiatives; and other economic development, redevelopment or capital improvement programs or projects.

Incumbents provide professional level support to the CEO; through economic development and redevelopment planning, marketing and research work in implementing the Economic Development Comprehensive Plan.

Oversee and maintain the accounting operations of Marshall Area Economic Development Alliance (MAEDA), control systems, transaction-processing operations, and policies and procedures at the direction of the company CEO.

Skills:
Excellent critical thinking with the ability to compile, analyze, interpret and present data for strategic decision making.
Excellent analytical, organizational, leadership and communication skills required.
Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
Computer skills: Must have basic computer abilities including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint) and a willingness to learn other programs
Client services: Manage difficult or emotional client situations; respond promptly to client needs; respond to requests for service and assistance
Organizational Support: Follow policies and procedures; complete administrative tasks correctly and on time; support organization’s goals
Planning/Organizing: Prioritize and plan work activities
Problem Solving: Identify and resolve problems in a timely manner; gather develop alternative solutions; work well in group problem-solving situations
Written/Verbal Communication: Write/speak clearly
Able to assist other co-workers and departments as needed

Education/Training:
Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related field preferred, but not required

Experience:
1 year of related experience in Economic Development
Bookkeeping, accounting support (QuickBooks)

Job Type:
Part-time with possibility of full time.

Hourly:
Based on experience

Submit resume to [email protected] or
mail to MAEDA, ATTN: A/P, 323 West Michigan Avenue, Marshall, MI  49068