Saco Main Street
Saco, Maine is an incredible Southern Maine coastal city with a historic downtown, miles of trails, a beautiful beach, and the Saco River. It is a wonderful place to call home. Saco Main Street is looking for an individual leader who is entrepreneurial, visionary, energetic, innovative, imaginative, motivated, flexible and has a good sense of humor. We are now accepting resumes for the position of Executive Director.
Send us your resume, a cover letter outlining your interest, a list of three work references, and a 2–3-minute video on why you would like to join and lead Saco Main Street. Please tell us how your experience and knowledge would impact Saco Main Street, as well as what goals you would have for the organization. Please send all the documents and information to SacoMainStreetTeam@gmail.com. The search will remain in effect until the position is filled.
Working with the part-time Program Coordinator, and Board of Directors, the Executive Director will coordinate activities within downtown Saco and the downtown historic district for revitalization, business vitality and community engagement programs as an integral foundation for overall economic development. The Executive Director is responsible for coordinating all program activities and volunteers, as well as representing the community regionally and nationally as appropriate. In addition, the Executive Director should help guide the organization as its objectives evolve. Please see the Executive Director job description for details and expectations.
Saco Main Street is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that was founded in 2002. Since that time the organization has worked to spearhead revitalization of the downtown area. Saco Main Street is one of ten certified Main Street programs in Maine and is aligned with the Maine Downtown Center’s Main Street Program, the National Main Street Center, and the National Trust for Historic Preservation.