Upper Savannah Council of Governments
Economic Recovery Specialist


Upper Savannah Council of Governments, a regional planning and development organization serving Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick and Saluda Counties in SC seeks a highly motivated individual for the position of Economic Recovery Specialist. Working with other planning and economic development staff, this position will have the responsibility for developing plans and strategies to help local governments, businesses and other stakeholder organizations respond to and recover from the coronavirus pandemic. Duties will include planning, research, grant writing and project implementation. An undergraduate degree in public administration, planning, business or related field required. Relevant work experience preferred.

Please email cover letter and résumé to sleaman@uppersavannah.com.
This position is being funded by a two-year grant from the Economic Development Administration.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.