JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Broward County Board of County Commissioners

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Office of Economic and Small Business Development
Economic Development Specialist

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111459355
Date Posted: 11/14/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economic Development Specialist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: O1 -- Economic Development
Small Business
Salary Range: $55,873.38- $89,174.31 Annually
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The purpose of this class within the organization is to perform high level advanced professional work performing a wide range of business and economic development tasks, as well as activities related to community redevelopment.

This position will remain open until a sufficient number of applications has been received.

Minimum Requirements:

Requires a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in business, liberal arts, or any field other than engineering or the hard sciences.

Requires two (2) years in economic development including international experience or closely related experience.


The successful candidate will have considerable knowledge of economic forecasting tools and regional input-output modeling software such as RIMS II, IMPLAN and REMI. Candidate must also have the ability to prepare highly technical reports for consumption by county administration, elected officials, community stakeholders, and partners.

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Broward County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The ADA requires Broward County to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified persons with disabilities. Prospective and current employees are encouraged to discuss ADA accommodations with management.

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