Research and Real Estate Coordinator

The Henrico County Economic Development Authority (EDA) is seeking a versatile professional to be our go-to person for real estate project support and business related data.  The successful candidate must possess knowledge of basic techniques in marketing and business research, an ability to communicate clearly, the desire and skill to work well within a team structure, and the ability to perform functions independently.  In addition, the ideal candidate will have basic knowledge of commercial real estate, basic GIS skills, ability to research available technology options and the creativity to enhance the EDA’s marketing efforts.


 Job duties will include the following:

  • Identify relevant data and research to assist the organization in improving its business attraction and retention efforts

  • Assist marketing staff by presenting new data in a persuasive marketing format

  • Support the marketing staff by recommending real estate and detailed information to help answer questions required to meet prospect needs including responses to RFIs and RFPs

  • Utilize GIS and other technical skills to provide compelling information that highlights Henrico’s value proposition

  • Provide updates to including our Zoom Prospector platform to insure we are presenting up-to-date information to our customers

  • Assist with project management, grant applications and project follow-up

  • Responsible for communicating technology concerns and solutions



  • Four year college degree

  • Experience with Microsoft office platform, Adobe Design Suite and GIS.  Experience with Square Space a plus

  • Experience with database management.  SalesForce experience a plus

  • Desire to work in a fast-paced, highly functioning team culture, can-do attitude, and the ability to self-start


Starting salary for the position is: $44,989

Deadline: Wednesday December 6, 2017

Submit resume and Henrico County application (completed Henrico County application) to


Contact Information

Wendy Miller
Henrico Economic Development Authority
4300 East Parham Road
Henrico, Virginia 23228