The Delray Beach Downtown Development Authority is currently looking for a full-time Program Coordinator. Please see the role description below:

The MISSION of the Organization...

The Downtown Development Authority (DDA) is an innovative, hands-on, taxing authority that is responsible for the health and well being of the historic, resort-like Downtown. The Delray Beach DDA is a model of credibility, professionalism, and productivity generating valued outcomes aligned with the mission. The Mission of the DDA is to stimulate, enhance and sustain the economic vitality of downtown Delray Beach and the quality of life enjoyed by locals and visitors.

The story of your role. . . as Program Coordinator

As program coordinator, you help shape the story of Downtown Delray Beach and drive the organizations' success in serving its constituents and the community at large. You provide essential support for marketing initiatives, including advertising planning, coordination of the collateral development, assistance with social media and event/program marketing and development. This work also puts you on the front lines with the DDA constituents and downtown customers.

You will be a part of an awesome team with a strong and positive culture. You will be working alongside the Executive Director, the DDA Marketing Manager, Operations Manager, and other DDA team members, agency partners, and the downtown businesses while working closely with the DDA’s external creative team. Your responsibilities will be supporting and executing the goals and objectives of the DDA with a strong focus on marketing, communications, program operations, delivering results and sharing new ideas and best practices with the team.

This role requires partnership with the Marketing Manager & Operations Manager on the execution of a variety of Downtown Merchant and consumer-specific programs including First Friday Art Walk, Shop Small, Delray Beach Fashion Week and Savor the Avenue along with many other programs that benefit the Downtown businesses. The role of relationship-building is essential and vital to our success and knowledge as well as a passion for event planning and execution is key.

Most of all, this role requires a motivated individual with experience in destination marketing and advertising across all channels and someone who is passionate about the development and implementation of marketing and economic development initiatives for a resort downtown. We are a small team, so communication is very important among the staff!

Please click on the PDF below to see the full position requirements. 

To apply, e-mail your cover letter and resume to