Manager of Business Operations
The Manager of Business Operations is a newly created position in support of the exciting growth of the Oakland Business Improvement District. We seek a high-level business operations professional with experience and capacity to manage finances, human resources, and administrative functions. The OBID organization is experiencing exponential growth and this position will assist the CEO in planning and policy to support a thriving, collaborative and flexible workplace culture that provide opportunities for engaging and meaningful work. This position will be on the ground focused on day-to-day operations as well as at a visionary big picture systems level of thinking as it relates to policy and protocol. The Manager of Business Operations will also assist in managing the finances of OBID’s partner organization InnovatePGH. This position will primarily work with OBID but will be deeply engaged in assisting InnovatePgh. OBID and InnovatePGH together recognize Oakland as a world class center accelerating Pittsburgh’s status as a global leader in the innovation economy.
Manager of Marketing and Communications
The Manager of Marketing & Communications is a newly created position in support of the exciting growth of the Oakland Business Improvement District. We seek a visionary with a passion for, commitment to, and understanding of OBID’s Mission to ensure Oakland’s place as Pennsylvania’s global center. The Manager of Marketing and Communications will assist us to raise brand awareness of the OBID organization and continue to advance our prominence as a passionate and trusted steward of the Oakland community. The position will also be responsible for planning and implementing unique promotions designed to raise awareness of Oakland’s diverse business offerings and amenities. The Manager of Marketing and Communications will also assist with the communications of our partner organization InnovatePGH. OBID and InnovatePGH share a common goal to promote Oakland as a world class center accelerating Pittsburgh’s status as a global leader in the innovation economy.
Special Events Coordinator
The Special Events Coordinator is a newly created position and is responsible for the planning, oversight, execution, and evaluation of all business district events and unique and specialized promotions designed to enhance community activity and vibrancy, raise awareness of Oakland’s many offerings, increase foot traffic to benefit Oakland’s business establishments and to reinforce the community brand as Pennsylvania’s global center. This position will report to the Director of Placemaking and Activation but also will take direction from the Manager of Marketing and Communications if working on projects they are managing.