DDB/CRA Assistant Director

  • Orlando, Florida
  • Apr 20, 2024
Full Time Clerical and Administrative Support
  • Salary: $91,832.00 - $120,473.60 Annually USD

Job Description


Who We Are

Orlando, The City Beautiful

For most of Orlando’s history we’ve been the place everyone wants to visit. Today, we’re also the place where everyone wants to live and do business. List after list has Orlando as one of the fastest growing cities in America. We’re transitioning from our role as the young upstart to a more mature, global city.

This didn’t happen by accident. Together as a community, we developed a shared vision for our city focused on creating partnerships and we’ve transformed Orlando from a place that was packed with potential into a city on the rise.

Our vision ensures we are an inclusive, compassionate community that is generating jobs, becoming the most sustainable city in the nation, keeping our community safe, making it easier to get around, and increasing the quality of life. Together, we can continue realizing all our city’s potential.

Come be part of our community with the City of Orlando.

Under the direction of the Downtown Development Board/Community Redevelopment Agency’s Executive Director, this position is responsible for providing support in the implementation and execution of the CRA Area Plan. Entrusted with a multitude of tasks, the Assistant Director should understand economic development, planning, and development/redevelopment principles, along with having an understanding of destination marketing, project management, and budgeting processes. Serving as a key CRA representative, the Assistant Director is expected to attend meetings and public functions sharing the vision and mission of the organization with the business community, government officials and the public, while also playing an instrumental role in building a strong team through solid operational management skills.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Planning, Public Administration, Business Administration or related field and at least six (6) years of progressively responsible experience in public administration required, one (1) of which must have been in a progressively responsible supervisor capacity required; or an equivalent combination of specifically related education, training, and experience.

IMP ORTANT: To be eligible to proceed forward in the application process, applicants must meet the minimum qualifications listed in the position description. Please ensure your application provides details of all relevant experience related to the position. If you have questions or need clarification concerning the position or application process, please contact Human Resources at jobs@orlando.gov or 407.246.2062.

Supplemental Information

City of Orlando Benefits

If this posting indicates a degree is required, the following experience will apply in lieu of any degree as follows:

  • Two (2) years of direct experience for an associate degree;
  • Four (4) years of direct experience for a bachelor's degree;
  • Six (6) years of direct experience for a master's degree; or
  • Nine (9) years of direct experience for a doctoral degree

Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Base Pay


Job Address

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