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Community Center Director

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Community Center Director


The City of Madison, SD is accepting applications for a full time Community Center Director.  This position is responsible for directing the Community Center operations, programs and activities as well as developing and implementing marketing strategies for the organization.  This person would work closely with City of Madison, Dakota State University and the Community Center Governing Board.  This position would provide tours, education of memberships, oversee daily activities, prepare, and present monthly and annual financial reports as well as capital improvement plans to city management, DSU, boards, committees and elected officials.  The Director would assist in reviewing, updating and overseeing the development and implementation of Community Center policies and procedures for all Community Center personnel. 


Position requires skill in oral and written communication, problem solving and planning.  Knowledge of budget management principles and supervisory principles and practices is required.  This position requires knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with the completion of a baccalaureate degree in a course of study related to the occupational field.  Experience sufficient to thoroughly understand the diverse objectives and functions of the subunits in the department to direct and coordinate work, usually interpreted to require three to five years of related experience.  Must possess or ability to obtain a valid driver's license by the State of South Dakota for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.  Annual salary range starts at $64,114.61 and is based on experience.  The City of Madison offers an excellent benefit package to include health insurance, dental insurance, retirement, vacation and sick leave, holidays and much more.



Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted until position is filled.  Position is open until filled. To view complete Job Description  CLICK HERE.

For confidential consideration, please submit a complete City of Madison Employment Application and send to the address below.  

Human Resources
City of Madison
116 W. Center St. 
Madison, SD  57042
Phone: 605-427-1990

The City of Madison is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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