Dairyland Power Cooperative, an electric utility headquartered in La Crosse, WI, is seeking an Economic Development Representative. The individual develops and builds relationships with member-cooperatives; communities; local, regional, and state economic development organizations; and businesses in Dairyland Power Cooperative’s service area. Identifies economic development opportunities; plans, leads, and executes initiatives to retain and grow member-cooperative energy sales. Provides business and community development services to Dairyland’s member-cooperatives.
Dairyland Power Cooperative offers a competitive salary and a great range of benefits. To view the full job description and to apply online, please visit us at www.dairylandpower.com/careers
Applications will be accepted until staffing needs are met.
Must submit college transcripts.
Dairyland Power Cooperative is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in business, finance, public relations, political science, marketing, community/economic development or related field. Advanced degree preferred. Minimum 5 years demonstrated experience in developing, marketing, leading, and directing effective strategic programs in the electric utility and/or economic development industry including economic development financing, business credit analysis, project administration, grant writing, marketing and communications. Excellent skills and experience cultivating and nurturing relationships. Must have a valid driver's license.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Dairyland Power Cooperative
Dairyland is proud of its history as a pioneer in rural electrification. The generation and transmission cooperative formed in 1941, bringing light and power to the homes and farms in “America’s Dairyland.” Specifically serving rural communities and countryside, Dairyland continues to ease work conditions and improve quality of life for residents by delivering a safe, reliable supply of energy in its four-state service territory.