At EDCKC, Economic Development is a Team Sport.

EDCKC CareersA career at the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City (EDCKC) offers a unique opportunity to be a part of the growth and positive momentum in Kansas City, Missouri. The EDCKC is a fast-paced work environment and those who excel here enjoy tackling major initiatives with creativity and an anything-is-possible attitude. The ideal candidate works quickly and strategically and has the ability to see the big picture while also focusing on finer details.

Serving as a liaison between the City of Kansas City, Missouri’s departments, businesses and the development community, the EDCKC team provides financial and informational assistance, workforce resources, and customized research services to ensure strategic economic development for business located in Kansas City, Missouri.

The EDCKC team also offers site selection services, incentives, research and technical assistance to help companies locate, stay and expand existing operations in Kansas City, Missouri.

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The Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, MO is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Business Development Loan Officer.

EDC manages several small business lending programs in the Kansas City area.  This position will be responsible for developing new customers and promoting the EDC Loan Corporation in the Kansas City Community by utilizing public relations opportunities including the press, public speaking engagements, etc.  Conduct various marketing activities with commercial real-estate brokers, attorneys, and bankers, etc.  Participate in various seminars, training workshops, and other public opportunities.   Work closely with the Senior Vice President/Chief Administrative Officer to grow the existing loan portfolios.

Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, or real estate required.  Minimum of 2-4 years’ experience in government economic development lending and/or commercial banking, and 2-4 years of sales experience.  Working knowledge of all aspects of commercial lending, including loan structuring, documentation and collection requirements.  Experience and education specific to Kansas City’s Eastside that can be utilized to solicit loan customers.

Send resume to T’Risa McCord at EDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In addition, the candidate must reside within the city limits of Kansas City, Missouri. For more information, visit our website at

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