The Downtown Development District of New Orleans is hiring a Chief Economic Devlopment Officer.  To apply, please send a resume and cover letter as one PDF attachment to

REPORTS TO: President & CEO

The responsibilities of the Chief Economic Development Officer fall into four categories:

  • Inspire, facilitate, and monitor Downtown economic development, real estate development, and investment.
  • Facilitate public policy, program development, and advocacy of the Downtown agenda rooted in research.
  • Advance Downtown master planning, urban design, and land use implementation based upon sound economic principles.
  • Retain, expand, and attract businesses and development projects that result in the expansion of employment, tax base, and wealth creation.

To read the full job description, click HERE.