ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATE Delta Development Group, Inc., a consulting firm headquartered in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, has an opportunity for an Associate to join its economic development team.
As an Associate, you will be tasked with researching federal and state economic development programs, as well as assisting with the completion of comprehensive grant proposals and loan applications. You will cultivate relationships with clients by working collaboratively with them on implementation of economic development strategies, in conjunction with attending public and private meetings on their behalf. Additional responsibilities may include researching and analyzing data for economic development plans and strategies; drafting reports, project descriptions, and preparing presentation materials. You will also assist with marketing and business development functions.
You should possess a bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university and have a thorough knowledge of economic development and the workings of the government at the local, state, and federal levels. Grant writing experience with Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) and Multimodal applications is essential. You must possess excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills and have the desire to expand your knowledge base in order to assist senior project staff.
The company offers employer-paid health insurance, in addition to voluntary dental and vision insurance, vacation, a 401(k) program, an Employee Stock Ownership program, and a professional development program. For more information about the company, please visit our Web site at www.deltaone.com.