With Tim Ryan’s retirement, the Town of Wallingford is seeking an Economic Development Specialist.
Application Forms: May be obtained at the Department of Human Resources, Town of Wallingford, 45 South Main Street, Wallingford, CT 06492. Forms will be mailed upon request from the Department of Human Resources or may be downloaded from the Department of Human Resources Web Page.
General Duties include: Develops and implements the marketing, business recruitment, business retention and assistance programs for the Town of Wallingford. Actively solicits and negotiates with businesses to encourage their location within the Town and works with existing businesses to retain their presence and assist with their expansion plans and any problems they may experience. Plans and develops the Economic Development Commission’s (EDC) annual marketing plan and promotional materials. Develops prospective leads by use of editorials, telephone, networking and/or electronic media. Designs, organizes, markets and prepares tours, trade missions, seminars, workshops, meetings, etc. to promote economic and community development activities.