Job Announcement | EPC

Director of Equity, Policy and Communications

Prosper Portland

Monthly Salary range: $11,617-$16,845

Open Until Filled, First Review of applications 4/4/2022

Prosper Portland, the City of Portland’s economic development agency, is seeking a proven economic policy and communications strategist with advanced leadership experience to guide the agency’s Equity, Policy, and Communications (EPC) department. This position will serve as an ambassador for the agency, building collaborative partnerships with city council members, leading innovative policy development, and leveraging data through storytelling to advance shared prosperity for all Portlanders.

The EPC Director will oversee and direct economic research, quantitative and qualitative data collection and analysis, and report to inform and measure the effectiveness of Prosper Portland’s programs. As an agency ambassador and storyteller, the ideal candidate must be able to effectively communicate Prosper Portland’s priorities and impact through a comprehensive narrative including internal and external messaging, brand management and marketing focusing through a lens of racial equity. This position reports to the Executive Director and leads the managers and professional staff of the Equity, Policy, and Communications Department. The EPC Director is also a member of the executive team and works closely with other Prosper Portland departments to support initiatives that encourage inclusive economic growth and vibrant, healthy Portland communities.

Monthly Salary Range: $11,617-$16,845

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