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Downtown Development Manager

Category: Management
Description:
THE CITY OF HENDERSON IS SEEKING AN INNOVATIVE, CREATIVE, COLLABORATIVE INDIVIDUAL FOR THE POSITION OF DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT MANAGER. THE DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT MANAGER UNDER THE GENERAL SUPERVISION OF THE CITY MANAGER WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR PLANNING, ORGANIZING, AND IMPLEMENTING THE DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM WHICH WILL INCLUDE CONSULTING WITH LOCAL OFFICIALS, BUSINESS AND COMMUNITY LEADERS TO PROMOTE DOWNTOWN BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT THROUGH EXPANSION AND RETENTION OF EXISTING DEVELOPMENT; BUILDING RELATIONSHIPS WITH BUSINESS OWNERS AND THE COMMUNITY; AND ATTRACTING NEW BUSINESSES INTO THE CITY. POSITION WILL ALSO SERVE AS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE HENDERSON VANCE DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION. IN ADDITION TO NORMAL WORK SCHEDULE, POSITION WILL BE REQUIRED TO PERFORM SOME WORK ASSIGNMENTS DURING NON-TRADITIONAL HOURS SUCH AS EVENINGS AND WEEKENDS. GRADUATION FROM AN ACCREDITED FOUR YEAR COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY WITH A DEGREE IN BUSINESS, PLANNING, ECONOMICS, OR RELATED FIELD SUPPLEMENTED BY TRAINING IN ECONOMIC OR DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT AND CONSIDERABLE PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE IN PLANNING, MARKETING, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OR RELATED FIELD; OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE. HIRING RANGE: $41,247 - $51,559. EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE. POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED; HOWEVER, THE FIRST REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS WILL BEGIN ON MAY 15, 2019. PLEASE VISIT WWW.CI.HENDERSON.NC.US AND ONCE YOU ACCESS THE HOME PAGE, CLICK ON "JOBS" FOR INFORMATION ON HOW TO APPLY.
Employer: City of Henderson
Expires: 5/24/2019
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