DDA/Main Street Director in Ostego, MI


DDA/Main Street Director Employment Posting
June 20, 2017
City of Otsego, MI (pop. 3,956) a Nationally Accredited Main Street Program.
The Otsego Development Authority/Main Street Program is accepting applications for a full-time Director. The Director will be responsible for coordinating DDA and Main Street activities in the City of Otsego, MI that are consistent with DDA priorities and using National &Michigan Main Street America Refresh/Transformation Strategic Plan with Four-Point Approach: Design, Promotion, Economic Vitality and Organization.  Minimum Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree and 3 years work experience is required in one or more of the following areas:  commercial district management, economic and/or community development, public relations, business administration, public administration, DDA management, Main Street experience, volunteer or non-profit administration, small business development, or other related areas.  A valid Michigan driver’s license is required.  National Main Street Certification is preferred. 
The director must be entrepreneurial, energetic, well-organized and capable of forming collaborative relationships in DDA District and Main Street area as well as throughout the community.  Excellent public speaking, verbal and written communication skills are required.  Salary is $45,000 per year depending upon experience, plus benefits.  Equal Opportunity Employer.  Complete application package must be received no later than 12:00 PM, Friday, July 7, 2017.  Submit resume, letter of interest, employment history and three references via email to Angie Cronen at: acronen@cityofotsego.org