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CITY OF SHAMOKIN
Are you passionate about revitalizing communities, supporting local businesses, and fostering a vibrant downtown atmosphere? The City of Shamokin is seeking a dedicated and dynamic Downtown Manager to lead our efforts in revitalizing and enhancing the heart of our city.
About us: The City of Shamokin is a historic and close knit community located in the beautiful heart of Pennsylvania. Our city has a rich cultural heritage and a strong commitment to preserving our history while building a prosperous future.
Position Overview: As the Downtown Manager, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of our downtown area. Your responsibilities will include:
*Developing and implementing strategic plans to revitalize the downtown district.
*Collaberating with local businesses, property owners, and community organizations to promote economic growth and community engagement.
*Coordinating events and activities to attract visitors and residents to our downtown area.
*Overseeing downtown improvement projects and advocating for necessary infrastructure enhancements.
*Serving as a liaison between the city government and downtown stakeholders.
*Managing budgets, grants and resources effectively to support downtown initiatives.
*Bachelor's degree in urban planning, public administration, business management or a related field or equivalent.
*Proven experience in downtown management, urban planning, or community development (preffered).
*Demonstrable experience in routine clerical and accounting responsibilites.
*Demonstrable experience in the office computer software including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Quickbooks.
*Prior experience in some applicable administrative capacity such as community and economic development, public administration, marketing/advertising, communications or media relations.
*Strong leadership, communication and project management skills.
*Ability to work collaboratively with diverse stakeholders.
*Passion for community development and a deep commitment to the success of Shamokin.
What We Offer:
*Competitive salary and benefits package.
*Opportunity to make a meaningful impact on our community.
*Supportive and collaborative work environment.
*Professional development and growth opportunities.
How to Apply: Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter outlining their qualifications and experience by February 8, 2024. Please email your application materials to Betsy Kramer at firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Shamokin City Hall, 47 E Lincoln St, Shamokin PA 17872 c/o Betsy Kramer.
The City of Shamokin is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply.
Feb 06, 2024.
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