Executive Director

England Economic and Industrial District (England Authority)

We are seeking an innovative Executive Director who will perform a variety of administrative, technical and professional work in preparation and implementation of economic development plans, programs, and airport (AEX) management services for the England Authority. The Executive Director plans, organizes, coordinates and directs the work of both the Landside and the Airside divisions, and has overall administration of the aviation function of the Airpark, as well as economic development initiatives.

The incumbent is responsible for working closely with the England Authority, City of Alexandria, the Rapides Parish Police Jury, and local economic development leaders, including the Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance, the Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce, and CLECO, in promoting the business and economic development interests within the community.

This position will provide guidance to individuals and companies to establish, relocate, or expand their businesses at England. Will include assistance in the planning and coordination of community development projects, assisting business and residential applicants with local and State permitting processes, and providing research for Authority sponsored projects. This position is a direct report to England Authority Board of Commissioners.

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