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Melissa Hall melissa.hall at
Wed May 20 14:44:23 MDT 2015

Salt Lake City Economic Development Manager

The two manager roles covered under this job description include:
Economic Development Manager, Small Business, which includes primary responsibility for actively engaging the City's small business growth and development program.
Economic Development Manager, Revolving Loan Fund, which includes fiduciary responsibility for the City's Revolving Loan Fund program.
Develops and coordinates Salt Lake City's small business programs, enhances long term relationships, encourages business participation in policy and planning issues, serves as small business ombudsman, and assists businesses with City policies, permits, licenses and regulations. Assists the Economic Development Director in executing the City's Economic Development Strategic Plan, goals and objectives including: downtown revitalization issues, Salt Lake City neighborhood business district development, industrial development prospects, Foreign Trade Zone oversight, and other programs that grow the economic and business base of Salt Lake City. Creates, writes, researches, assembles, and produces documents and materials which help promote Salt Lake City as a business location including power point presentations, newsletters, web site material, photographs, and press releases. Serves as the Economic Development Department's primary researcher and analyst, gathering and producing relevant business and economic data useful to business prospects, investors, and city officials.  Maintains Economic Development Department data base of local and national prospects, key business and economic development leaders and organizations, and other stakeholders in the economic development process. Serves as staff liaison for the Business Advisory Board, responsible for scheduling, producing minutes, assisting board chair and members with information and policy items for discussion. Serves as the staff liaison for several economic and business organizations including Vest Pocket, Women's Business Center, SBA, and others. Performs other duties as assigned.

Director Public Relations - Marketing, Salt Lake City Airport

This position reports directly to the Executive Director of the Department of Airports and is a member of the executive management team that develops the Department's strategic goals and objectives and the implementation thereof.
This is an appointed, at-will position without tenure and exempt from the career service system.
Serves as the Department's contact for local, national and international media. Responds to requests for specialized information, coordinates interviews/release of information and performs research on behalf of the media. Conducts on camera interviews. Issues media releases and public information announcements, coordinates news conferences and handles the media in emergency response situations. Promotes the Airport through positive media exposure and acts as the Department's spokesperson. Responsible for the administration of all public relations and marketing oriented programs. Manages and directs the implementation of special programs and an annual budget including major advertising campaigns. Is an integral member of the senior leadership team responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Department of Airports and the three airports it manages. Keeps abreast of the implications of issues vital to the interests of the Department and advises the staff as to public relations protocols. Develops strategic public relations plans.  Manages the governmental affairs functions of the airport, serving as a key member of the management team in development and execution of its governmental affairs strategic objectives, key initiatives and tactical plans.  Conceives, gains approval of and supervises execution of lobbying plans.  Maintains awareness of politically sensitive and high impact issues, critical needs and areas of special concern or urgent/vital interest to the organization.  Establishes and maintains liaison with governmental officials or their key staff at federal, state and local levels and key internal/external organizations that have important impact on the airport and its mission, operations, capital improvements, finances and other vital interests.  Manages and administers contracts for a variety of professional services. Directs and coordinates teams of consultants.  Responsible for the Department of Airports communication materials including the design and content of the Airport's web site and social media. The Director researches, writes, prepares, edits and oversees publication of the quarterly Elevations newsletter, informational brochures/flyers and a broad range of other publications. Coordinates photography, interviews, statistics and other needed information.  Develops and directs radio, television, film and newspaper advertising campaigns. Writes letters, speeches and presentations. Acts as the point of contact for customer input and complaints. Coordinates responses to issues raised by the traveling public and others. Works with the Mayor's Office in this endeavor and ensures consistent reaction while tracking issues and responses.  Compiles, analyzes and prepares quantifiable airport and air service data for use by the Airport to pursue potential air service opportunities for passengers and cargo. Works directly with airlines to develop route structure. Supports airline initiatives to retain and attract air service.
Represents the Airport in activities and with organizations relating to air service development and tourism promotion. Prepares and distributes relevant information relating to the Department of Airports for use by this type of agency and organization. Coordinates and oversees customer research projects and customer service programs.
Establishes and maintains associations and contacts with national, state and local representatives to ensure the Department is properly represented in the aviation industry and local community as well as with the general public. This includes the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), etc.  Serves as the Department's representative for emergency planning, holds a position in the Emergency Operations Center and is a member of disaster information teams. Plans, directs and organizes VIP and dignitary hosting, groundbreakings, convention welcomes, performing arts and a wide range of special events. Serves as a liaison to the community and a representative on a variety of committees and boards such as those of the Convention and Visitors Bureau (Visit Salt Lake), Ski Utah, Utah Office of Tourism, and Salt Lake City Corporation. Interacts with City Department Heads, Mayor's Office, City officials and others. Supervises the Public Relations and Marketing Manager. May act on behalf of the Executive Director of Airports. Performs other related duties as required.
Salt Lake County Division HR Coordinator - Aging and Adult Services

Serves as the Division's primary contact for human resources issues by assisting customers with hiring, policies and procedures, and performance evaluation processing.

Salt Lake County - Employee Relations/EEO Consultant

The Employee Relations/EEO Consultant is the point of contact for SLCo employees and management. Provides guidance and interpretation of Human Resources policies for EEO related discrimination, retaliation, and harassment matters. Provides consultation on performance management, standards of conduct, mediating conflict in the workplace in accordance with all applicable laws and discipline related concerns.  This position will coordinate and facilitate various Employee Relations/EEO activities, programs and trainings.

Salt Lake County Community Health Education Coordinator


Coordinates countywide community health education activities for the agency. Promotes health-related community outreach, organizes and builds coalitions to address population-based public health goals.

Melissa Yack Hall, MPA, Ph.D.
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