Project Specialist

Northeast Georgia Regional Commission
Athens, Georgia

The Northeast Georgia Regional Commission (NEGRC) is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Project Specialist within its Planning & Government Services (PGS) Division. The Project Specialist is primarily responsible for assisting in local and regional efforts related to community/economic development and planning.

The ideal candidate will have experience and working knowledge in several areas of local‐government administration including: grant application development and grant administration, policy analysis, and local and regional planning. They will also have professional or educational experience in historic preservation, community development, and/or downtown development. This position requires an ability to perform research, prepare and assemble written materials and specialized plans, and assist in various forms of community engagement.

Job Requirements
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Salary & Benefits
$34,000‐$42,000 based on experience and qualifications. A competitive benefits package is provided.

How to Apply
Send resume and cover letter to: Eva Kennedy, Director of Planning & Government Services.

Applications can also be mailed to:

Northeast Georgia Regional Commission
Attn: Eva Kennedy, NEGRC Planning & Government Services Director.
305 Research Drive
Athens, GA 30605-2795

Review of received resumes will begin on January 22, 2020 and continue until the position is filled.