Economic Development Manager

Town of Vegreville

Economic Development Manager

Representing a population of 5,700 residents and located 100 km east of Edmonton, the Town of Vegreville is rich with history, culture, and festivals. With beautiful parks, indoor and outdoor recreational facilities, as well as many other attractions and amenities, there are activities for everyone to enjoy.
Council is looking towards the future of Vegreville and the following reflect the Town’s desired future:

Vision Statement
People our core, innovation our strength, community our intention.

Mission Statement
Embracing change to create an enhanced quality of life by engaging our citizens in building a vibrant community.

Our guiding principles that help determine how the Town will operate, both in public and privately.

  • Value
  • Inclusivity
  • Integrity
  • Teamwork
  • Vibrancy

Reporting to the Town Manager, the Economic Development Manager will be highly visible and responsible for marketing the business and economic development interests within the community. Taking a lead role in attracting businesses to the Town of Vegreville, the Economic Development Manager will be involved with working with the Vegreville Economic Development Advisory Board and various Town departments. This position provides guidance to the business community to establish, relocate, and/or expand their businesses within the Town.

Qualifications & Education Requirements

  • College or university degree in commerce, economics, or related field
  • Professional Economic Developer [EcD]
  • Experience in the economic development, marketing, and public relations disciplines
  • Preference will be given for relevant experience in local government
  • Valid Driver’s Licence

For more information on this position visit:

To apply, please email your cover letter and resume by February 28, 2019 to

Organization: Town of Vegreville
Location: Vegreville, AB
Region: Camrose / Drumheller
Professional Category(s): Economic Development
Posted: February 12, 2019, 11:52 am
Expires: February 28, 2019, 4:30 pm

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