The Town of Smiths Falls requires a Coordinator of Economic Development & Tourism.
The Town of Smiths Falls is a vibrant, progressive single tier municipality with a population of 9,000. One of Eastern Ontario’s most scenic communities, we are centrally located within an hour of Ottawa, Kingston, Brockville and the US border.
The Town provides a high quality and affordable life for its residents, with beautiful heritage buildings, two theatres, a charming downtown, and world-class museums and recreational facilities. Enjoy our thriving cultural scene with live music, foodie finds, a local brewery, and dozens of community events – all at the heart of the Rideau Canal, Ontario’s only UNESCO World Heritage site and a gateway to the region’s abundant lakes and waterways.
Reporting to the Manager of Economic Development & Tourism, this position provides administrative, event and research assistance as the Town of Smiths Falls embarks on an aggressive economic development plan.
The ideal candidate will have a degree or certificate in Business Administration, Economic Development or related discipline.
Related work experience includes a minimum of three (3) years preferably in a municipal or economic development corporate environment.
The Town of Smiths Falls provides a competitive compensation and benefits package. To explore this challenging opportunity further, qualified applicants are invited to submit a confidential cover letter and resume before Friday October 19, 2018, at 12:00 p.m. to:
Human Resources Advisor
The Town of Smiths Falls is an equal opportunity employer. Accessibility accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance. Only those under consideration will be contacted. Information is collected for the purpose of job selection under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.