Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance is the regional economic development organization for the Ten Parishes of Central Louisiana. CLEDA provides a wide variety of economic development services including recruitment, retention and development of major employers; building knowledge platforms and networks to achieve higher levels of educational achievement and skills training; and regional innovation initiatives in entrepreneurship, food systems development, and maker communities. CLEDA prides itself on being an innovative, mission-driven organization.
CLEDA is seeking a bright, energetic and experienced person to lead its Major Employers Division. Reporting directly to CLEDA’s President/CEO, this person will be responsible for recruitment, retention and expansion of businesses within the region. The Division is the primary contact for delivery of state-managed services from Louisiana Economic Development throughout the region. The Division supports and facilitates the activities of the Central Louisiana Manufacturing Managers Council. In addition, the Division is responsible for the site certification process in the region.
The person chosen to lead this division will be responsible for:
Salary and Benefits: CLEDA will provide a competitive wage and benefit package for the right person for this job. Specifics will depend on the selected candidate’s experience and background.
APPLY by e-mail only. Provide your resume, including work history, education background, references, and other evidence of leadership (along with a cover letter if you prefer) to firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional information on CLEDA, please review our website at www.cenla.org.
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