Economic Development Specialist



Economic Development Specialist

Do you enjoy working as part of a team dedicated to a shared mission? Do you love Connecticut and want to help the state’s economy grow? If so, consider joining AdvanceCT, a nonprofit dedicated to growing an inclusive and sustainable economy in Connecticut. This position, located at the cutting-edge District in New Haven, can be partially remote if desired.

The Economic Development Specialist is involved on the ground level in nearly all facets of the organization, helping the business development, research, partnerships and marketing initiatives important to attracting and growing companies and jobs across the state. We are a small, relatively flat organization, giving the Economic Development Specialist regular exposure to senior team members and direct input into high visibility and impact projects. Some domestic and international travel opportunities may be offered.


We are looking for high energy individuals who like to gather research and data, meet with partners and prospects, prepare and deliver presentations, and represent at meetings and events. Candidates should have academic and work experience that demonstrates these interest areas.


Detailed information about AdvanceCT can be found here.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity, equity and inclusion. AdvanceCT does not discriminate by race, color, origin, gender, identity, orientation, age, disability, veteran or any other status. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

To Apply

If you would like to apply, please submit a resume and cover letter explaining your interest in the position to: Ms. Natalie Rosenbaum at