The DDA Director should have education and/or experience in one or more of the following areas: economics, finance, public relations, land use planning, business administration, public administration, volunteer or non-profit administration, retailing, architecture, historic preservation, and/or small business development. A Bachelors degree is preferred.
Desired Attributes, Skills & Abilities
A Positive Outlook; should have and optimistic, energetic and engaging attitude with residents, business owners and visitors.
An Entrepreneurial Spirit; should be a self-starter and resource, imaginative, well organized and capable of functioning effectively in an independent and often stressful environment.
Have thorough knowledge of the Main Street Four-Point Approach to economic revitalization.
Possess exceptional public speaking skills and written and verbal communication skills.
Must have adequate computer skills and be proficient in word processing and spreadsheet and other digital applications.
The City of Evart, Downtown Development Authority do not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, gender, sexual preference, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services.
This job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the DDA Board of Directors as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.