Frankford CDC is Hiring

THE FRANKFORD CDC IS LOOKING FOR A COMMERCIAL CORRIDOR MANAGER!!
The Frankford CDC is committed to building on the assets of the Frankford community by providing ncreased job opportunities, building affordable homes, supporting the development of increased financial resources and growing stable businesses. 

Frankford’s Commercial Corridor is unique and diverse in its tenants. The qualified candidate will be expected to cultivate relationships with a diverse business/client base.  The Commercial Corridor manager serves as an intermediary between the Business Owners on Frankford Avenue and the City Departments and technical assistance providers.

Duties and Responsibilities:

–Maintain relationships/contacts with local businesses and business association

and other organizations serving the business corridor.

–Coordinate member recruitment efforts for the Business Association

–Respond to referrals and inquiries from potential clients and public officials.

–Establish quarterly newsletter for events involving the commecial corridor and other community events.

–Maintain resource library for businesses along with existing business database.

–Coordinate and execute all special events.

–Responsible for reporting all activities in the established format.

–Other duties as requested by Managing Director.

Qualifications

A bachelor’s degree is required; a master’s degree in urban planning, economic development, or related field is preferred.  A minimum of two years of community and development related experience preferred.  Volunteer/intern work experience will be considered in lieu of paid work experience.  Qualified candidate must work with a diverse population, exhibit strong written and verbal communication skills, be familiar with Microsoft Office.

To Apply Contact:
Kimberly Washington, Esq.
Executive Director
(215) 743 – 6580
kwashington.fcdc@gmail.com