International Trade Manager

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) is hiring for the following position.

Job Title and Level: International Trade Manager

City/County: Field-based

Type of Employment: Full-Time

Pay Grade and Annual Salary: Level 5 pay grade starts at $86,625 annually. Additional consideration given based on knowledge and experience.

Brief Job Description:

At MEDC, we help Michiganders prosper by investing in our businesses and communities, enabling the growth of good jobs, and promoting Michigan’s reputation as a world-class business location and travel destination. By joining our team, you will play an integral role in directly supporting Michigan’s success, where you work, live and play. Come be part of the team as an International Trade Manager. 

The International Trade Manager manages Michigan Economic Development Corporation’s (MEDC) international trade initiative to encourage, promote and facilitate the export of Michigan products and/or services.  The primary focus will be on small-to-medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

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Business Unit: Small Business Services/Business Solutions

Supervisor: Alyssa Tracey, Director, International Trade

Minimum Education Required:

This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in International Business, Marketing, Business Administration, Finance, or related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Advanced degree preferred.

Minimum Experience Required:

This position requires a minimum of four to six years related experience and/or training in international trade, international business, marketing, public policy, law or economic development.  Competency in second language preferred; private sector experience preferred.

How to Apply:

If you believe that your qualifications meet the listed requirements and are ready to join our team, please submit a cover letter, resume, portfolio and/or website example of your work, and a completed Employment Application by e-mail to

Note: A completed application is not required for current MEDC employees who apply.

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Deadline for Response: Jun 9, 2023