MILES CITY AREA ECONOMIC DEV CNCL I Executive Director/Loan Officer in MILES CITY, Montana

Miles City Area Economic Development Council (MCAEDC) and Southeastern Montana Development Corp. (SEMDC) are now accepting applications for an Executive Director / Loan Officer position based in Miles City, MT. Position acts as the economic development officer for MCAEDC serving Miles City and Custer County and as loan officer for SEMDC serving eastern MT. This full-time position offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits package and requires a college degree or experience in non-profit management, commercial lending, marketing, economic development, budgeting or related areas. A complete job description is available upon request or online at or Skills: a) Excellent customer service, people and / or sales skills. b) Proven ability to establish and maintain professional relationships in a diverse environment and with diverse people and groups. c) Demonstrate professional initiative / behaviors as organizational leader and community representative. d) Ability to prioritize and operate in a goal-orientated environment. e) Advanced written and oral communication skills. f) Competent computer skills. g) Proven organizational, leadership and management skills. h) Proficient financial statement analysis and budget management. i) Maintain a thorough knowledge of products and services. Duties: 1) Provide economic development services for the Miles City and Custer County area. 2) Promote business development in Custer County and Southeastern Montana. 3) Work closely with the MCAEDC and SEMDC Boards / Committees under the direction of the SEMDC Executive Director and MCAEDC Board Chair. 4) Develop goals and objectives annually for both SEMDC and MCAEDC for review and approval under the supervision of the SEMDC Executive Director and MCAEDC Board Chair. 5) Assist MCAEDC in the development of an Annual Work Plan and facilitate revenue growth. 6) Work with public and elected officials and develop client relationships. 7) Market the SEMDC and affiliate Revolving Loan Funds (RLF) in their respective service regions. 8) Interview loan applicants and assist through the process with other stakeholders. 9) Package loan documentation, evaluate risk and make recommendations to the SEMDC Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) Committee. 10) Provide loan servicing including pursuit and / or collection of delinquent balances. 11) Handle confidential client info in a responsible manner adhering to organizational policies. 12) Maintain consistent working knowledge of all products and services available to meet client's needs. 13) Work approximately 60% for MCAEDC and approximately 40% for SEMDC 40-hour work week. 14) Must maintain valid drivers license & have reliable personal transportation. 15) Must be willing to reside in / or relocate to Custer County, MT. 16) Typically 40-hour week, mostly weekdays, 8am-5pm, with some early mornings / evening commitments. 17) Provide recommendations / support on related legislative policy and / or advocacy issues. 18) Perform other tasks as assigned.