Employment Opportunities


Regional Planner

The River Valley Regional Commission, a regional planning agency providing planning and community development assistance to sixteen counties and thirty-five municipalities in west-central Georgia, has an immediate opening for a Regional Planner. The River Valley Regional Commission has offices located in Columbus and Americus. 

The position requires an undergraduate degree in public administration, planning or closely related field. Primary responsibilities include grant writing and administration and special projects as assigned. Strong analytical, written and oral skills are required. Salary commensurate with education and experience. 

Job Type: Full-time with benefits (health, life and vision insurance; paid time off; retirement plan; employee assistance program) 

Pay: From $35,600.00 per year 

To apply, submit a resume and cover letter to resume@rivervalleyrc.org.



Financial Assistant


The River Valley Regional Commission is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Financial Assistant.  This position is responsible for performing administrative, financial, and paraprofessional accounting duties in support of the Finance Department’s operations.  A knowledge of governmental accounting and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and bookkeeping practices is required. 

Candidates must have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Public Administration, Business Administration, and/or related field, or have a completion of Bachelor’s degree planned by Spring, 2023.

Please submit your resume with cover letter to resume@rivervalleyrc.org. Position is open until filled.