The EFDC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation in the East Falls neighborhood of Philadelphia, PA dedicated to the revitalization of East Falls. Our main work is in the East Falls Riverfront Business District and Conrad Street Commercial corridor. We support local businesses and institutions and positive, community based, economic development in the East Falls community. The Board of Directors relies on the Executive Director as the only full-time employee. The organization is financially sound and benefits from a vibrant core of active volunteer business and community leaders.
The East Falls Development Corp (EFDC) is seeking an Executive Director who is entrepreneurial, energetic, imaginative, and well organized to spearhead economic revitalization in one of Philadelphia’s most dynamic neighborhoods. The position can accommodate flexible scheduling needs and affords opportunities to collaborate w/other influential community leaders and public officials on broad-based City initiatives. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and strong business acumen to attract and retain business to the commercial corridor. The individual may come from small business, commercial corridor work, a non-profit organization, or management in a larger business, but must be capable of functioning effectively in an independent environment.
Learn more about the opportunity and how to apply here.