Housing and Economic Development Director

Housing and Economic Development Director

Website Town of Bedford, MA


The Town of Bedford seeks candidates for the position of Housing and Economic Development Director. The position reports to the Town Manager. Responsibilities include planning and overseeing activities related to housing and economic development; identifying factors and strategies necessary to attract and retain new business; and promoting a vibrant community for businesses, residents, and visitors. A full job description is available on the Town’s website. Recommended qualifications are a Bachelor’s degree in planning, public administration, business or a related field and 2-5 years’ experience in economic development, planning, or housing (Master’s degree preferred), but any combination of education, training, and experience that provides the ability to perform the essential functions of the job is qualifying. Must possess a valid driver’s license. Salary range: $98,000-$120,000, DOQ. The Town of Bedford offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, dental and life insurance, flexible spending accounts, and retirement plans. Pre-employment conditions include a drug screening and criminal record check. For more information or to apply, visit www.bedfordma.gov/jobs. Open until filled. For questions, contact HR at 781-918-4008 or humanresources@bedfordma.gov. AA/EOE

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