Employment Listings

To Submit Employment Listings to the MDA

MDA members may submit employment listings for posting on the MDA web site and social media. To list a job opening in your community or organization, e-mail a PDF file with position requirements, contact information, and the application closing date to the MDA.  All jobs must be in the downtown development or economic development fields.  We will include the PDF with your listing on our website until the closing date.  This is provided as a free service by the MDA. Job applicants should forward questions and application materials to the contact listed in the job posting. 


Michigan Downtown Association Seeks Executive Director
Contractual Position 

General summary

Executive Director is expected to provide flexible energies, abilities and talents to the position. He/She shall be available or otherwise conducting MDA program business during specified business hours and flex-time, including some evenings and weekends as necessary. The Director functions with considerable independence on a day to day basis in performing contractor-related activities and is held accountable for results. Workspace shall be provided by the Director, however, all board approved operational expenses and supplies shall be paid by the MDA. It is expected that the majority of the functions will be conducted via internet/computer. 

The Executive Director is responsible for the development, conduct, execution and documentation of the Michigan Downtown Association (MDA), for coordination of all organizational activities, as well as representing the organization regionally and nationally as appropriate. 

The Executive Director will provide all of the following services as needed. The duties listed are not intended to be all inclusive or limited to the specific scope listed below. The director shall undertake other duties as determined and assigned by the MDA Board.

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