IA WESTERN COMM COLLEGE Executive Director of Economic and Workforce Development in COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa
The Executive Director is responsible for all economic development, continuing education, and adult education functions including customized training, Job Training (260) Programs, entrepreneurship programs including the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and other entrepreneurial development programs, , the Workforce Training and Economic Development Fund (WTED), correctional facility programming, the Center of Excellence for Advanced Manufacturing (CEAM), theiGAPiandiPACEiprograms and all city, county and state economic development,, continuing education, adult education , and entrepreneurial development functions. The Executive Director will lead the division as an integrated and collaborative unit, and promote collaboration between the division and other divisions, programs and staff of the college.Required Qualifications:Minimum of Bacheloris degree. Should have experience in economic development, continuing education, or adult education and at least five years of administrative and supervisory experience. Should have strong background in one or more of the following areas; continuing education, economic development, adult education, business and industry training, management consulting, entrepreneurship, and/or workforce development.Preferred Qualifications:Masteris degree preferred.