Main Street Manager - GA

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Date Posted     December 13, 2016
City / Organization     Sylvester, GA


City of Sylvester

Main Street Manager

The City of Sylvester is accepting applications and resumes for Main Street Manager until December 28, 2016. The Main Street Manager is to assist in the development and implementation of a comprehensive Main Street Revitalization Plan for the Downtown District based on the Main Street Program Four-Point Approach: Organization, Promotion, Economic Restructuring and Design. Performs a variety of routine and complex administrative, technical and professional work in the preparation and implementation of economic development plans, programs and services. This position will serve as the Manager of Main Street Program and coordinate downtown organization, promotion, design and economic development activities. This position will assess leadership and management capacities of major community organizations influencing downtown development and encourages improvement in undertaking joint activities. This position will coordinate economic development programs, including analysis and monitoring, business development and business recruitment and develop funding support and administer grants. Applicants should have experience in word processing, desktop publishing, presentation and other computer software. Applicants should have ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with merchants and the general public. Applicants will have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university/college: BA urban planning, business or public administration, economics, marketing, finance, or a related field, and/or equivalent experience in a Main Street program position. Applicants will have a minimum of four years’ experience in a position with responsibility for downtown and economic development. Applicants should possess a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia. Resumes, letter of interest including salary requirements, and a City of Sylvester application must be submitted. Salary is based upon experience.Send applications and resumes to:

Human Resources Manager ATTN: Main Street Manager

City of Sylvester PO Box 370 Sylvester, Georgia 31791

No telephone calls will be accepted The City of Sylvester is an EOE and considers applicants without regard to gender, race, religion, color, or creed.