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What’s your vision for a prosperous Wyoming? The Wyoming Business Council sees a future where Wyoming’s industries are strong, diverse and expanding. Small business is a big deal. Wyoming is the technology center of the High Plains. Communities have the highest quality of life. Wyoming knows no boundaries.

The state’s economic development agency has several new employment opportunities tied to our fresh strategic plan, and we invite you to embark on this journey with us.

Our team includes more than 40 members committed to Increasing Wyoming’s Prosperity through business and community development. We communicate and we are a team. We are flexible, collaborative and get the work done. We work in an environment of integrity, support and pride. We make change happen and we are leaders.

 

Business Recruitment Manager

The Wyoming Business Council seeks a Business Recruitment Manager to lead the Business Council's business attraction efforts aimed at enticing out-of-state companies to expand or relocate to Wyoming.

The Business Recruitment Manager

• Develops and maintains contacts with target industries and site selectors to attract business and industry to Wyoming.

• Develops relationships with prospects to match company needs to locations and resources in Wyoming.

• Advocates for Wyoming as a place for doing business and a passion to drive others toward that same vision.

• Builds and uses personal/professional networks to attract expanding/relocating companies to Wyoming.

• Seeks, develops and encourages prospects to do business in Wyoming resulting in job creation and capital investment.

 

Successful applicants must

• Have strong sales, promotion and advocacy skills.

• Have persuasion, influence and relationship-building skills.

• Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, to build and promote trust and teamwork.

• Have solid decision-making skills and work well both independently and as a member of a team.

The education and experience to be successful in this position may include a bachelor's degree in business, marketing or a similar field plus 5 years' experience in economic development or a related field.

Complete job description and applications are available at www.wyomingbusiness.org/content/jobs.

Send application and resume to Katie O’Bryan at the Wyoming Business Council, 214 W 15th St.; Cheyenne, WY  82001 or e-mail ApplyatWyomingBusinessCouncil@wyo.gov. Applications received by September 21, 2018 will receive primary consideration.

The Wyoming Business Council is an at-will employer and conducts criminal background investigations.

Job Description

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Chief Operating Officer

The Wyoming Business Council seeks a Chief Operating Officer who will help strategically align organizational support functions to enable the Business Council's mission and purpose. The Chief Operating Officer

• Leads independent support teams who create systems and processes for the organization’s administration, accounting, IT and human resource functions.

• Integrates purpose, strategy and individual strengths to drive the organization toward meeting its vision.

• Builds, leads and supports systems and teams who position the Business Council as a leader in both the public and private sectors.

Success in this role means on-track initiatives, efficient programs and consistent buy-in from within the organization and stakeholders statewide.

Successful applicants must:

• Be inspired by and driven to break conventional mindsets to accomplish the unimaginable;

• Be able to keep the organization’s strategy at the forefront while executing on the day-to-day and have knowledge of GAAP, governmental accounting and budgeting;

• Have working knowledge of accounting, administrative, human resource and IT theories and practices and be skilled at developing relationships and individuals;

• Be energetic, flexible, collaborative, proactive and able to design systems to make the organization better;

• Have strong communication skills - both written and verbal - and must be able to build and promote trust and teamwork;

• Have superior critical thinking skills and be able to synthesize complex information and create actionable solutions;

• Have any combination of education and experience equivalent to a bachelor’s degree in business or a related field plus 10 years’ experience leading diverse teams and developing organizational support systems;

Complete job description and applications are available at: www.wyomingbusiness.org/content/jobs.

Send application and resume to Katie O’Bryan at the Wyoming Business Council, 214 W 15th St.; Cheyenne, WY 82001 or e-mail ApplyatWyomingBusinessCouncil@wyo.gov. Applications received by Aug. 22 will receive primary consideration.

The Wyoming Business Council is an at-will employer and conducts criminal background investigations.

Job Description

Download Employment Application (PDF)

Entrepreneurial Services Coordinator

The Wyoming Business Council seeks an Entrepreneurial Services Coordinator to coordinate and maintain programs that help Wyoming startups and entrepreneurs. Engages internal and external stakeholders by reimagining how Wyoming enables entrepreneurs to find success. Nurtures ideas, builds networks of differing views, transforms innovative ideas into action and arranges programs, people and events for powerful results.

Successful applicants must be:

• Enthusiastic about, and dedicated to, increasing Wyoming’s prosperity;

• Resilient, creative, ambitious and an idea creator who isn’t afraid to take some risks;

• Able to develop healthy, successful relationships with stakeholders and partners;

• Able to break down big ideas to actionable tasks and execute against deadlines;

• Extremely organized and have experience coordinating multiple, complicated schedules and have strong communication skills - written and verbal - and must be able to build and promote trust and teamwork.

Any combination of education, skills and experience equivalent to a bachelor’s degree in business or related field, preferred.

Complete job description and applications are available at www.wyomingbusiness.org/content/jobs. Send application and resume to Katie O’Bryan at the Wyoming Business Council, 214 W 15th St.; Cheyenne, WY 82001 or e-mail ApplyatWyomingBusinessCouncil@wyo.gov. Applications received by August 29, 2018 will receive primary consideration.

The Wyoming Business Council is an at-will employer and conducts criminal background investigations.

Job Description

Download Employment Application (PDF)

 

Other Employment Resources:

Wyoming Office of Tourism

Wyoming State Government

Wyoming Job Bank

Wyoming Department of Workforce Services