We’re recruiting energetic people who share our values of teamwork, respect, honesty and commitment. You’ll be joining a team of dedicated, professional and committed co-workers, willing to go the extra mile. Our mission is to lead and serve Fort Erie by pursuing opportunities, leveraging partnerships and managing our resources to achieve growth. The bar is set high, but we will help you reach it!
As an Executive Assistant/Junior Economic Development Officer, you will provide administrative, operational, and logistical assistance to facilitate and further the goals and objectives of economic development and tourism initiatives within the Town of Fort Erie. You will also support the Manager in the operation, planning and delivery of all economic development and tourism services.
You will apply your technical knowledge of office administration, MS Office software applications, communications, print production, social media tools and graphic design. You have a demonstrated working knowledge of community based economic development principals and strong working knowledge of the Town of Fort Erie and the Region of Niagara.
Your post-secondary education in Business Administration, Political Science or Tourism and Marketing is complemented by two years of equivalent work experience and demonstrated senior level office administration experience. Education in Economic Development and previous experience in a Municipal setting would be considered an asset.
The salary range is $61,400 - $73,673 annually for this non-union position, based on 37.50 hours weekly. We also offer comprehensive health and wellness benefits.
If you are looking for an opportunity to learn and grow and promote positive change in a friendly, safe environment, we’d love to hear from you!
"Fort Erie…a welcoming, prosperous connected community of choice."
The deadline for receiving applications is 12 NOON local time on Monday, July 20, 2020. Click here to apply.
Only applicants chosen for interviews will be contacted. Personal information is collected pursuant the Municipal Act, 2001, as amended to determine eligibility for employment. The Town of Fort Erie is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodation is available to candidates upon request.