Executive Director

The Grand Junction Economic Partnership (GJEP) is seeking applications from creative, entrepreneurial candidates to lead the efforts of attracting, expanding, enhancing and retaining business and commerce in Mesa County.

The Position

The Executive Director is responsible for leading active efforts to attract, expand, enhance and retain business and commerce in Mesa County and oversees the work of GJEP, with an emphasis on maintaining close relationships with the Executive Committee, Board of Directors, private and public stakeholders, existing and potential businesses.

In addition, the Executive Director assists the Board in establishing organizational goals and objectives, oversees financial responsibilities and formulates plans, policies, and programs to attain those goals and objectives.

About GJEP

GJEP helps new and current businesses grow and discover opportunities for innovation, transforming the region into the New West.

Like the community that we reside in, GJEP is bold and eager for change through innovation. We recruit and provide development opportunities to businesses in the cities of Grand Junction, Palisade, Fruita, and surrounding regions. As a private non-profit incorporated organization, we provide free business services and operate with the support of community, investors, and economic development partners.

GJEP is your first point of contact if you are looking to expand or relocate your business to Colorado’s Grand Valley. We love and embrace the challenges that come with relocation and provide you with the resources, information, and services you need to plan your adventure.

For details about qualifications and compensation, please visit the application link.