Ozona Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center
P.O. Box 1135
505 15th St.
Ozona, TX 76943

Office Manager/Executive Director for the Sonora Economic Development Corporation (SEDC)

Sonora Bank would like to help spread the word about a great job opening in Sonora. The SONORA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION is looking for:

Office Manager/Executive Director:  The Sonora Economic Development Corporation (SEDC) is looking for the right person to begin as an Administrative Assistant to the Board of Directors and quickly train to become the SEDC Manager.  SEDC is a one-person office.
The successful Applicant will have solid skills in Word, Excel and Quick Books, together with experience with other normal office equipment.  Applicant must have a college degree with an emphasis on business.  Although three to five years of practical experience in economic development may replace formal educational training. The applicant must display initiative, be able to meet and greet people of various backgrounds and ethnicity, make “cold calls” and be able to promote Sonora to a prospective new business, make some independent decisions, always confer with the Board of Directors and maintain good relations with the City Council.  

Being a one-person office, an applicant must be organized and possess time management skills in order to promote Sonora and keep track of the organization’s transactions. This position occasionally requires work beyond what is considered a normal workday/week, such as, weekend and “after hours” work to successfully implement the planned programs. The position may require travel in and out of the boundaries of the SEDC.  Although this position is administered through the City of Sonora, the SEDC is a separate governmental office governed by its board of directors.

Salary: Commensurate with experience that includes health and retirement benefits. 

For a job application please e-mail: david.smith@sonoraedc.org .