Executive Director

Hinds County Economic Development Authority (HCEDA) Board of Trustees seeks a full-time Executive Director to oversee the day-to-day operations of HCEDA, including the management, utilization and conservation of its financial, human and physical resources, under the authority and supervision of the HCEDA Board of Trustees.

Minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in business administration, economic or community development, urban & regional planning, engineering, or a related field, along with a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in economic or community development, urban & regional planning, or a closely-related profession and with a proven track record of successfully locating new capital investments.

Advanced degree(s) and CEcD designation and/or EDFP certification is preferred.

Salary will be based upon experience.

Contact Vincent J. Byrd, Personnel Committee Chair, at 601-541-0922 or byrdvincent56@gmail.com for questions.

Applications and resume should be mailed to:

Dr. Mary White, 4649 Village Drive, Jackson, Mississippi 39206

and emailed to teach1913@aol.com.

Applications must be received by June 10, 2021.

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