Community Development Director
The CITY OF WAUSAU, WI, population 39,000+, is seeking a proactive, forward-thinking Director of Community Development. The right candidate must be detail-oriented and possess a track record of results and successful projects; will demonstrate a regional perspective and be a visible presence in the community; able to work collaboratively with the policy body; a thorough presenter of creative solutions and an advocate for customer service; proven team leader who is able to support team members and establish clear directives; have extensive experience in urban renewal, downtown redevelopment, and economic, housing and community development.
Minimum requirements to be considered for this position include a Bachelor’s Degree in a related field and at least 10 years progressively responsible experience in community and economic development and redevelopment, and program formulation, operation and administration, or equivalent education, experience, knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess or have the ability to obtain a valid WI Driver’s License. City of Wausau residency is not required for this position but highly recommended.
For more information about this employment opportunity and to submit an application by the July 24, 2020 deadline, please visit our website at: https://www.ci.wausau.wi.us/Departments/HumanResources/EmploymentOpportunities.aspx