The Beaver County Strategic Development Director facilitates strategic direction and utilization of County resources, and performs the tasks listed below:
Oversees economic development and other revenue generating activities.
Oversees special projects including but not limited to complex grant writing and implementation, long-range planning, and project management.
Investigates alternative funding sources and potential new methods for increasing the cost effectiveness of County operations.
Deploys strategy in the short term and maintains a focus on the mid and long-term goals and vision.
Oversees the long-term strategic plan development based on an analysis of systemic information and consideration of resources, market drivers, organization values and emerging economic, technological and regulatory conditions.
Establishes and maintains working relationships with existing businesses and recruit potential businesses, developers, entrepreneurs, contractors and tourists; respond to questions, communicate the county’s vision.
Provides information and interact with associated governments including State and private organizations to pool resources that will strengthen the local economy.
Coordinate with the State Office of Economic Development, Outdoor Recreation and Tourism. Develops plans to maximize all county venues.
Coordinates and oversees planning and implementation of local events. Coordinates events with other departments, staff and event organizers.
Performs other related duties as required by the commission.