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This position plays a key role as part of the City of Brentwood’s economic development team who is expected to perform work with minimum supervision and considerable independent judgment.  Located in eastern Contra Costa County, Brentwood is a dynamic, fast growing, and high quality of life community.  Attraction of high paying, quality employers is one of the City’s top priorities. Support of existing businesses, retail attraction, event facilitation, and downtown revitalization are also important goals.  The position will support the Economic Development Manager and Assistant City Manager to implement the City’s economic development strategy.  Under direction of the Economic Development Manager and Assistant City Manager, the incumbent will perform technical and administrative duties necessary to achieve economic development program goals and objectives.

The ideal candidate is expected to be a self-starter and to use creativity and resourcefulness in carrying out tasks. The candidate is expected to have the skill set to utilize various data platforms, subscriptions, and tools for research and analysis purposes, and is responsible for creating and finalizing reports, communications and information packets for both the City Council, businesses and the community.  Excellent organization, writing and editing skills are required with GIS or design skills being an added bonus.

The Senior Analyst classification is used citywide and this position will hold a working title of Economic Development Project Lead.  The current open position is located in the City Manager’s Office as part of the Economic Development team.  The eligible list created from this recruitment may be used for future openings in other departments.

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