The purpose of this position is to successfully coordinate the Main Street Four Point Approach on behalf of Main Street Blytheville, Arkansas and manage the designation with the State as an Arkansas Main Street City.
In addition to educating, communicating with and training the entire community on the Main Street approach and program, continue revitalization of Downtown and historic Blytheville, interface with stakeholders, work in conjunction with city and county government; coordinate, administer and maintain development and financial projects including fund raising, events, festivals, public relations, and marketing.
Tasks involve the ability to exert light physical effort in sedentary to light work, but which may involve some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of moderate weight (5-50 pounds). Tasks may involve extended periods of time at a keyboard or workstation.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Bachelors degree and four years experience in administration, management and implementation of urban development, community and/or economic development programs. Equivalent relevant experience will be considered. Also requires basic computer skills, organizational ability, and experience working with a board of directors. Masters degree is desirable
Starting Salary is $32,400 - DOQ