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Paducah-McCracken County Riverport Executive Director

Paducah-McCracken County Riverport Executive Director

Next Move Group (full link below)

Paducah-McCracken’s ideal candidate will have a proven track record of sales and marketing in the maritime industry. He or she will be a strong relationship builder who has that “it” factor it takes to grow revenue. He or she will work to build relationships not just locally but within a 250-mile radius of Paducah to move the needle in terms of business development.

The ideal candidate will be professional and analytical. He or she will be a self-starter who takes satisfaction in building a repeatable sales process and sales infrastructure which works like a machine to constantly find opportunities. He or she will enjoy building a brand and take satisfaction in building an organization. As he or she has success in growing revenue, the ideal candidate will work with Paducah’s supportive board to add infrastructure and talent necessary to build upon his or her vision to contually grow the port.

The ideal candidate will have strong contacts within the steamship industry and will leverage those contacts to pursue business development for container on barge opportunities.

Compensation includes:

  • Salary: $100,000 - $125,000
  • Kentucky State Retirement
  • Health Benefits
  • Life Insurance

How to apply: Submit a cover letter & resume merged into one pdf by Friday, March 13th at 2pm central time electronically to:

Paducah-McCracken County, Kentucky is located at the confluence of the Ohio, Tennessee, & Cumberland Rivers with quick access to the Mississippi River and located along Interstate 24 between Nashville and St. Louis.

The Paducah-McCracken County Port is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity or genetic information.