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Business Development Manager (Bismarck, ND) - The North Dakota Department of Economic Development & Finance is looking for a manager to supervise business development specialists. Manager will develop staff proficiencies, lead the team in creating marketing plan, identify needs of the state's primary-sector businesses to ensure appropriate service delivery, and secure new business investments for North Dakota.

Successful applicant must be able to coordinate resources, complement project development, demonstrate strong people skills and maintain the integrity of the agency while focusing on successful business locations. Candidate must be proven participant in enabling project startups, expansions and relocations. Five to 10 years experience in economic development required.

Salary range: upper-$60s to mid-$70s. Generous benefits provided.

Send resume to: [email protected]; or mail to:

Linda Butts, Deputy Director
ND Department of Economic Development & Finance
1833 E Bismarck Expressway
Bismarck, ND 58504-6708.

Credit Officer - North Dakota Development Fund (Bismarck, ND)

Position No: 24
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Closing Date: April 16, 2001
Status: Full Time
Recruitment: Internal & External

Minimum Qualifications:
Requires a bachelor�s degree in business administration, accounting or a related field, and a minimum of two to three years current lending or credit review experience, with a chartered financial institution. Knowledge of the elements of sound lending practices, ability to use a personal computer, reasonable proficiency with word processing and spreadsheet software and a high degree of interpersonal and public relations skills necessary. Exposure to venture capital funding desirable.

Application Procedures:
Submit ND Application for Employment (SFN 10950) with resume and cover letter to:

North Dakota Development Fund
1833 East Bismarck Expressway
Bismarck, ND 58504-6708
Attention: Sheila

Contact Dean Reese at (701) 328-5334 or Sheila Auch at (701) 328-5310 for additional information or assistance in the application process. SFN 10950 can be printed at

Applicants who are residents of ND and eligible to claim veteran�s preference must include Form DD214. Claims for disabled veteran�s preference must include a current statement of disabled status from the Veteran�s Affairs Office.

Summary of Work:
Responsible for the credit review function of the North Dakota Development Fund, oversees preparation of all loan and financial reports, handles loan closings and funding requests, manage assigned loan portfolio, review and present new loan and equity requests to the NDDF Board of Directors, make public presentations and assist the CEO in the planning and budgeting of the NDDF.

The North Dakota Development Fund is a division of the North Dakota Department of Economic Development and Finance and is an equal opportunity employer.

TTY (800) 366-6888

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