Regional Job Opportunities
Please send us any job openings that your organization may have that fit with the mission of ULI Minnesota. Please send job descriptions to Aubrey Austin.
City of Minneapolis, CPED: Business Development Specialist
The Business Development team at the City of Minneapolis’ Department of Community Planning and Economic Development is seeking to hire a Business Development Specialist. The role will proactively build relationships with businesses, identify their needs, and assist by connecting them with tools, information, and other resources to support their retention and expansion.
This role offers the right candidate the chance to apply their business development, relationship-building, and problem solving skills for the good of the city. CPED needs someone who is a strong networker, curious about understanding a business’ needs, creative in meeting those needs, and then dependable to follow-through on ideas and commitments. CPED is seeking someone with experience in business development, sales, marketing, real estate, or related fields. Experience with economic development and various business assistance programs is helpful. The ability to collaborate effectively with a range of colleagues, partners, and persons from diverse backgrounds to achieve outcomes is critical.
CPED wants someone motivated by the mission to help create opportunities for businesses and workers in Minneapolis. This person will be in a position to have an impact on the economic prosperity of our community.
The full job description and online application for the Business Development Specialist position is available at this link. Applications are due by the end of Monday, April 10.