ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT MANAGER | Dinosaurvalley.com
Employment Opportunities
Located in the heart of the beautiful Canadian Badlands, the Town of Drumheller is located in the Red Deer River Valley of east-central Alberta. 
The community is situated conveniently just 110 kilometers (68) miles northeast of Calgary.
The Dinosaur Capital of the World is a major tourism destination that welcomes over 500,000 visitors per year. 
The Community of 8,000 is also a service center for surrounding communities and Industry. 
Drumheller is a great place to raise a family, offering an abundance of lifestyle amenities including newly constructed schools and state of the art recreation facilities.
Position Summary:
Due to retirement, the Town is currently looking for an Economic Development Manager to join its Senior Management team. 
This is your opportunity to join a solid team of professionals and to help guide a community to growth and success.
Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, opportunity arises to provide leadership, and responsibility for the overall management of the Economic Development function. 
Current focus is on a Downtown Revitalization Program, Agriculture, Government, Tourism and Service opportunities, present and future. 
Strategic planning, team building and leadership experience will be an asset.  
The Manager will provide guidance to Council, Committees, Senior Management and the Public. 
If you are interested in challenge and reward and want to be a leader amongst our professionals in this worldwide destination area, consider making the Town of Drumheller your community and your team!
 
Requirements:
•University Degree in Business Administration or Commerce with a designation in economic development with standing in a professional development association.
•Related experience with seven (7) years of progressive experience in a senior management role, preferably in a municipal environment with (3) years leadership experience.
•Knowledge of current economic trends, attraction, retention and revitalization.
•Excellent leadership, problem solving, budgeting, organizational and project management skills.
•Interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to deal effectively with staff, other levels of government, elected officials, consultants, media and the general public.
•Proficiency with methodology and research skills required to report, collect and analyze statistical data.
•Valid Alberta Class 5 driver’s license. 
 
Requests for detailed information, and or a job description, will be forwarded upon request through the following contact: 
Submit a cover letter and detailed resume to Matt Noble, Ravenhill - Smith Search Inc.
matt@ravenhillgroup.com
Questions should be directed to Matt Noble, Team Leader, Ravenhill – Smith Search Inc. 
1-888-447-5910 #709 
 
1-250-941-9066 or 1-236-655-2365
OUR LOCATIONS
HEAD OFFICE
First Canadian Place
100 King Street West, Ste. 5600
Toronto, Ontario M5X 1C9
Phone: 1-647-880-8594
Toll Free: 1-888-447-5900
ALBERTA OFFICE BC OFFICE
330, 2946-32 St. 1500 West Georgia St
Calgary, Alberta, T1Y 6J7 Suite 1300, Vancouver, BC, V6G 2Z6 
Phone: (403) 612-5900 1-236-655-2365

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