The Economic Growth Division’s mission is to accelerate the growth of New Jersey’s economy by implementing initiatives that enhance the State’s long-term economic competitiveness and establish New Jersey as an innovation leader within high job growth strategic sectors, including life sciences and technology, transportation and logistics, clean energy, film, digital media, offshore wind, financial services and advanced manufacturing. The Economic Growth Products department delivers unique programs to create and sustain job growth in businesses within each of these key sectors. The team that delivers these products are focused on effective execution combined with a positive market impact.
The Senior Product Officer serves as a subject matter and industry leading expert on specific tax credit products. In addition, a Senior Product Officer maintains a strong working knowledge of other NJEDA Programs and Departments in order to support, promote, and manage NJEDA’s offerings effectively to manage external and internal relationships.
This job’s responsibilities include but not limited to, the NJEDA’s Emerge, Aspire, ERG and/or Community Anchor programs. This would include being responsible for business development, relationship management, business process, application review with detail and thorough analysis as well as data entry into CRM system. The Officer will coordinate and collaborate their efforts with NJEDA Industry Sector Leads, other State agencies and partners at the local and county level governments to grow the number and volume of investment activity in the State through providing information and access to the respective programs with the ultimate goal of creating economic growth for the industries in the state of New Jersey.
$67,738 - $84,673
Emerge, Aspire, ERG and/or Community Anchor Programs
Required Skills and Abilities
Problem solving and communication
Ability to build industry expertise
Education and Experience Requirements
Advanced degree or industry specific certification may be substituted for 1 year of experience
Certificates and Licenses Required
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This position is considered exempt and is excluded from minimum wage, overtime regulations, and other rights and protections afforded nonexempt workers under FLSA.
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