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Posted: Wednesday, March 15, 2017 12:19 AM


About the Job


A full position description is available at www. emerge2040. org
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume by email
to the attention of Ben Pratt, Vice President of the Growth Partnership at no later than February 17th, 2017.

Position Description

Emerge 2040, the organization designated to promote, support and evaluate the implementation of the
Erie regional master plan, is seeking an Executive Director. Working with the support of an advisory
Steering Committee composed of elected officials, business and non-profit partners, the Executive
Director leads efforts to create and promote a more thriving, educated, green, livable and connected
Erie Region. He/she will manage the activities and resources of Emerge 2040 to effectively build
participation in this wide-reaching effort to inspire and celebrate community progress.

Required Qualifications:
Emerge 2040 seeks a strong leader who is energetic, positive and customer-focused and can build and
maintain relationships with a variety of stakeholders. A Bachelor s degree in Public Administration,
Business Administration, Planning, or a related field, is required; Master s degree preferred. Experience
in planning and/or community development and at least two years of supervisory experience required.
Successful candidates must exercise strong financial and analytical skills, including preparation
and adherence to budgets, and would benefit from familiarity with local, state and federal funding
opportunities. Knowledge of state and local laws related to land use planning, code compliance
practices, housing assistance, social services, and/or economic development practices and programs
is desirable.

• Location: Erie, Erie, PA

• Post ID: 36864158 erie is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2017