Economic Development Coordinator (Temporary) - City of Abbotsford

The City of Abbotsford’s Economic Development department has an exciting and unique temporary (12-months to cover a maternity leave) opportunity for an outgoing individual to join our innovative and strategic team. We work in a fast pace, high energy environment with lots of opportunity. We are looking an individual with similar outlook to help us continue to build Abbotsford as the Hub of the Fraser Valley.

As the Economic Development Coordinator you will be the glue that holds the team together; balancing schedules, coordinating meetings, composing correspondence, acting as the first point of contact for all enquiries, maintaining the integrity of the Economic Development website, coordinating  all film permit applications and acting as the film liaison, assisting with the coordination of special events, providing highly confidential administrative support, including vital research to support the teams vision and goals. To be successful in this role you will be very a very organized and outgoing professional, having accomplished a certificate or diploma in Business, as well you will have at least two years’ experience in office administration, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. If you feel ready to make a difference at the City of Abbotsford we encourage you to submit your application.


At the City of Abbotsford we work strongly to create a challenging yet rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We offer ongoing personal and professional development opportunities, competitive compensation, and a comprehensive benefits package.


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Closing Date: May 23, 2018