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Program Manager Job Announcement

The Dublin Downtown Development Authority is seeking a full-time Program Manager to plan and promote events, manage and program facilities, oversee DDA communications, and assist with day-to-day operations.  The ideal candidate will have obtained at minimum a bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, or related field and have a strong background in public relations and marketing.  He or she should be energetic, imaginative, well organized, and able to multi-task with minimal supervision.  The position will require evening and weekend work.


The Program Manager will work under the direction of the Executive Director and be responsible for  the following:

  • Plan and staff downtown events including, but not limited to, the farmers market, First Friday, Pig in the Park BBQ Competition, Downtown Jingle & Mingle, New Year’s Eve Shamrock Drop, and other programming offered by the Downtown Development Authority.
  • Create and manage website and social media content.
  • Create advertisement and promotional flyers.
  • Manage and program DDA facilities including: Theatre Dublin, Market on Madison, Dublin Carnegie, and Bicentennial Plaza.
  • Complete administrative duties as needed.


  • Must have a passion for community development. A strong candidate will be  energetic, imaginative, well organized, and capable of functioning effectively with little supervision.
  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, marketing, public relations or similar field required.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

Physical Requirements

  • Able to operate a variety of office machines, tools, and equipment.
  • Must be able to use body members to work, move or carry objects or materials.
  • Physical demand requirements are at levels of those for active work.  Must be able to exert up to twenty pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to ten pounds of force frequently.  Must be able to lift and/or carry weight of twenty to forty pounds.


  • Annual salary:  $30,000
  • Earned vacation time and nine (9) paid holidays annually


  • Submit resume, including three references, to with “Program Manager” listed in subject line.  Application materials may be mailed to Dublin DDA, 314 Academy Avenue, Dublin, GA 31021.
  • Deadline to apply:  February 10, 2017