The Commerce Corporation’s team of economic development professionals includes people with a variety of expertise and skill sets. This page will direct you to a listing of open positions at the agency and instructions for submitting a resume or applying for a job.
Chief Marketing Officer
The Chief Marketing Officer leads the overall direction, coordination and evaluation of the marketing function of the Commerce Corporation. The purpose of this role is to market Rhode Island to a broad audience as a destination for tourism and commerce, attracting transient, corporate and group travel, as well as new job-creating businesses to Rhode Island.
The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation seeks a candidate to assume the role of Marketing Associate.
The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation seeks a candidate to assume the role of Graphic Designer. The Graphic Designer will be an integral part of the Commerce marketing team, providing hands-on support for a variety of projects.
Business Development Associate
The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation seeks to hire a Business Development Associate to support and contribute the business attraction, expansion and retention initiative and to support senior staff to assist in the Corporation’s objectives and goals for economic development planning.
Education Workforce Development Director
The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation seeks a candidate to assume the role of Education and Workforce Development Director to work with the Commerce Corporation and Executive Office of Commerce staff on education and workforce development policy and initiatives including the Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) initiative.
The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation seeks a candidate to assume the role of Policy Advisor to work with the Secretary of Commerce, the Chief of Staff, and the Director of Communications to enhance Commerce’s capacity for creating and evaluating proposed policies, developing key messaging, and managing strategic projects for the agency.
The Special Assistant will support the Executive Office of Commerce in key activities, including meetings and public events and executing prompt, effective follow-up on resulting action items.
The Secretary of Commerce seeks a Policy Counsel for a portfolio that will cover a variety of economic policy, regulatory, and legal issues.
Rhode Island Commerce Corporation is an at-will employer; no employment contracts exist.