Position Title: Main Street Manager
Offered By (Name of Organization): City of Taylor, Taylor, Texas
Responsible for the planning, execution, and documentation of a comprehensive Main Street program within the community’s policies and guidelines for historic preservation and economic development. Coordinates all project activities locally, but is also part of a state and national network of professionals working to find ways to revitalize central business districts and share techniques, methodology and information with other communities. Coordinates all activities, programs, and schedules of the volunteers for the Main Street Program and any other responsibilities deemed appropriate.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited University or four year college in public administration, architecture, planning, economic development, marketing, journalism, or related field. Must understand the concepts and issues involved with community revitalization and historic preservation from the various points of view such as merchants, public agencies, property owners and community organizations. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills for project presentations and public speaking. Must have a minimum of five years experience working closely with volunteers, volunteer organizations, social service agencies, and local service clubs, in a Main Street program, as an economic development professional, or in the marketing/promotions/communications profession. Grant writing skills preferred. Any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities may be considered.
Employee Benefits Include: Health, Dental, Vision, Basic Life and Long Term Disability Insurance; retirement with Texas Municipal Retirement System; Social Security match; Paid holidays, vacation and paid sick days. Taylor is an excellent place to live and work.
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