The City of West Chicago, Illinois is seeking an individual with strong communication and inter-personal skills to serve as its Business Development Coordinator. This position is part of the Community Development Department and reports directly to the Director of Community Development. The position provides support for the economic development function within the Community Development Department. Position duties include business attraction, recruitment and retention. Experience with TIF preferred. Experience in marketing and social media along with graphic design a plus. Position requires: A Bachelor’s degree in urban or regional planning, economics, marketing, public administration, public policy or a related field from an accredited college or university. Minimum of five years previous experience in the field of community and/or economic development or a related field. Bilingual – English/Spanish preferred. Experience in a municipal environment is preferred but not required. Salary range $64,948 – 90,927.
Send resume, letter of interest and three professional references to:
Ms. Carol LeBeau, Human Resources Coordinator
City of West Chicago
475 Main Street
West Chicago, IL 60185
Position open until filled. EOE