Project Specialist - Northeast Georgia Regional Commission

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Date position to be filled: January 31, 2020

Location: Athens, Georgia

Categories: Development Authority, Local Government and Regional Commission

Position Type: Full time

Education Requirement: Associate's Degree

Experience Requirement: 1-2 years

Salary: $34,000 to $42,000

How to Apply/Contact:  Email resume and cover letter to Eva Kennedy, Director of Planning & Government Services,

Job Description & Details: 
The Northeast Georgia Regional Commission (NEGRC) is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Project Specialist within its Planning & Government Services (PGS) Division. The Project Specialist is primarily responsible for assisting in local and regional efforts related to community/economic development and planning.
The ideal candidate will have experience and working knowledge in several areas of local‐government administration including: grant application development and grant administration, policy analysis, and local and regional planning. They will also have professional or educational experience in historic preservation, community development, and/or downtown development. This position requires an ability to perform research, prepare and assemble written materials and specialized plans, and assist in various forms of community engagement.
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