Executive Director - Development Authority of Burke County

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This position will be posted until January 24, 2022

Location: Waynesboro, Georgia

Category: Development Authority

Position Type: Full-Time

Education Requirement: Bachelor's degree strongly desired; Master's degree is preferred

Experience Requirement: 3-5 years in economic development or related field

Salary: $80,000 - $90,000 plus competitive benefits package

How to Apply/Contact: Submit resumes electronically to burke@thenextmovegroup.com

The Development Authority of Burke County, GA is looking to hire their next Executive Director of Economic Development. The Executive Director plans, organizes and implements all economic development functions related to business retention; attracting new business and implementing incentive programs; and advocating for infrastructure development to support growth. The Executive Director is responsible for implementing the economic development goas and objectives set by the DABS and coordinating with various partners including State of Georgia economic development officers, public utility partners, and various county departments and staff.



  • Bachelor’s degree is strongly desired, in related field
  • Masters degree is preferred
  • 3-5 years experience in economic development or related field


  • $80,000 - $90,000 plus competitive benefits package


For full job profile, visit https://www.thenextmovegroup.com/burke


Submit resumes electronically to burke@thenextmovegroup.com.

Call Brittany McCoy, 504-615-7174, with any questions