Economic Development Coordinator

Job Title: Economic Development Coordinator

Salary range: $60,750 - $67,500

Location: Town Office

Hours: Full-time Permanent

Job Description:

The Town of La Ronge is a scenic lake side community offering a full range of services and amenities located in the heart of Northern Saskatchewan with a population of approximately 3,000. The community offers progressive growth amidst the natural beauty of the area’s surrounding Lac La Ronge Provincial Park. Visitors travel from around the globe to experience the outdoor adventures that this region offers, and La Ronge is the hub of that region.

Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the incumbent will be responsible for leading a range of programs, services, initiatives and activities related to business outreach, local economic development, and providing assistance to individuals or companies interested in locating or expanding their business in the Town. The Economic Development Coordinator would develop and maintain a Town economic development and marketing strategy, as well as promote the sale of Town owned commercial and industrial lots.

The successful candidate must possess a diploma or university degree in a related field with at least three to five years of municipal or government experience. Professional designation in Economic Development from the Economic Developers Association of Canada and/or the International Economic Development Council would be considered an asset.

Please note that the Town of La Ronge practices global reference checks, and the successful candidate must submit to a criminal record check, including vulnerable sector check. The wage for this position is $60,750 - $67,500 annually and is dependent upon experience.

Interested candidates shall forward their cover letter, resume with three (3) work related references, and salary expectations. This position will remain open until filled. 

Allyson Richards, Executive Assistant
Town of La Ronge – Economic Development Coordinator Competition
Email –
executiveassistant@laronge.ca

Phone – (306) 425-3804

A detailed job description is available upon request and only those candidates selected to be interviewed will be contacted.