The Port of Longview is recruiting to fill the position of Director of Business Development. The primary duty of the Director of Business Development is to develop, implement and oversee the overall direction and management of business development functions at the port, with the goal of promoting the growth of both international and domestic trade that generates local job growth and provides positive financial returns to the port. Additionally, the position will also be the lead on all of the port’s real estate endeavors, including the management of existing leases, assistance in negotiating new leases, as well as the acquisition and disposition of property and right of way. Serves as a member of the Port’s management team.
This job is open until filled; first review of applicants will be February 4, 2019.
Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and completed Port of Longview employment application to be considered for this position. To apply for this position and view the full job description/qualification requirements, online application, and hiring schedule please visit our website:http://www.portoflongview.com/Jobs.
Or send application materials to: Port of Longview
Attn: Human Resources Manager
10 Port Way, Longview WA 98632
The Port of Longview is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Operating since 1921, the Port of Longview has eight marine terminals and waterfront industrial property spanning 835 acres on the deep-draft Columbia River, 66 miles from the Pacific Ocean in Southwest Washington state.
The Port plays an important role in economic development by creating jobs in manufacturing and international trade. Here at the Port, we develop infrastructure to support these jobs, creating a positive economic ripple that strengthens the local community.
International trade has grown since 1921, and the types of cargos handled by the Port have diversified. Our cargo handling specialties include all types of bulk cargos and breakbulk commodities such as steel, lumber, logs, grain, minerals, fertilizers, pulp, paper, wind energy, project and heavy-lift cargo.