Employment Opportunity


November 13, 2017

JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT Main Street Executive Director

The Board of Directors of the Gallup Main Street, Arts, and Cultural District (GMSACD) is seeking applications for the position of Main Street Executive Director.

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree in marketing, business, historic preservation, architecture, or related subject is preferred. Three to five years of experience in a similar position is preferred. Should have a professional interest in and understanding of downtown revitalization. Should have excellent management, computer, and communication skills. Working knowledge of the New Mexico and/or National Main Street program, framework, and its delivery is preferred. Good social and teamwork skills are important, as well as an ability to work both independently and cooperatively with others.

The Main Street Executive Director provides a wide range of management and leadership duties in support of the Board’s direction to create a vibrant downtown and environment for business growth, while supporting the historic arts, culture, and sense of place in Downtown Gallup.

The position is housed at GMACD headquarters in Gallup, NM and will involve in-region and out-of-region travel on occasion. Applicants with experience, knowledge and working relationships in the Gallup area will receive preference.

Electronic applications are due by 4:00PM on Friday, January 5th, 2017. Applications consist of a letter of interest, completed application form, up-to-date resume, and three professional and/or academic references. Interview process may require writing samples and other demonstrations of skills appropriate to the position. The position will remain open until filled. To inquire or apply, contact:

Emerald Tanner, President
Gallup Main Street, Arts, and Cultural District


Job Description

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