The Southern Oklahoma Development Association (SODA) is accepting applications for the following position to be located at its offices in Durant, Oklahoma:

Economic Development Specialist – The Economic Development Specialist provides technical assistance for community planning and development efforts. The Specialist introduces strategies to help rural communities develop and execute plans to improve economic conditions and quality of life. The Specialist works with local communities to develop consensus on plans and funding strategies, identifying leverage points for new opportunities and referring grant-ready communities to the CED grant-writing team. The Specialist works under the supervision of the SODA Community and Economic Development Director.

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To apply, mail or email a letter indicating the position you are applying for and your qualifications and a resume to:  SODA, ATTN: Steve Mills, P.O. Box 709, Durant, OK 74702-0709 or smills@soda-ok.org.