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Cape May County - Economic Development Program

For information on Cape May County’s Economic Development resources, please contact Leslie Gimeno, PP, AICP, County Planning Director at (609) 465-6875 or via email at:


Employment Opportunity - Economic Development Program Manager

           The Cape May County Planning Department is seeking a Full-Time Program Manager to aid in the further development and implementation of its County-wide Economic Development Program.  The Program Manager, under the guidance of the County Planning Director and Freeholder Liaison to the Planning Department, will work with County staff, public and private entities, consultants, and other groups and organizations to facilitate regionally-beneficial projects and programs. Responsibilities will include coordinating the County’s business retention and recruitment activities, participating in regional economic development initiatives including the County’s UAS and aviation related technologies program, assisting to guide development/redevelopment programs, understanding local, state, and federal business incentive programs, collecting and analyzing economic and demographic data, working with multiple funding sources to implement projects, managing budgets, and maintaining records and files. Close collaboration with the County Division of Workforce Development and related partners will be required. Work will be conducted in the County Administration Office Building and at multiple locations in the field, as necessary. Please visit the “Employment Opportunities” page of our website for more information.

Contact Us

  1. Leslie Gimeno


    Will Morey
    Freeholder Liaison

    Planning Department

    Email the Department

    Phone: 609-465-1080
    Fax: 609-463-0347

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