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Job Openings

River District Association has two current job openings: Programs and Services Manager, and an Bookkeeper and Office Manager. Positions are open until filled. Both positions are considered full-time and receive benefits. No phone calls please. 

Programs and Services Manager

Classification: Exempt
Wage Type: Salary
Reports to: Executive Director


The River District Association (RDA) is an independent 501(c)(3) corporation established in 1999 to promote the businesses, attractions and history of Danville’s downtown community that is now enthusiastically called the River District. The RDA works closely with the City of Danville to maintain Accreditation with the Virginia Main Street and National Main Street Center Programs.

Guided by the National Main Street Center’s Four-Point Approach, the RDA develops transformation strategies that contribute to River District revitalization and that increase demand for River District products and services. The RDA seeks a full-time Programs and Services Manager to work with the Executive Director to oversee the execution of strategies that relate primarily to economic development, community planning, entrepreneurship, and property development (also known as the Design and Economic Vitality points in the Main Street America Four Point Approach©)

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Bookkeeper and Office Manager

Classification: Nonexempt
Wage Type: Hourly/35 hours per week
Reports to: Executive Director

The River District Association is the primary point of contact for information on the River District for existing businesses, residents, other organizations, prospective businesses, newcomers, tourists, etc. The first impression many will have of the River District and this organization is made by this position. It is imperative that this first impression be a positive one, and one in which individuals are greeted warmly and professionally with all interactions being handled with exceptional individual care.

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