Mississippi Delta Nation Heritage Area and the Delta Center for Culture and Learning are currently seeking candidates for its Program Manager position.

The Program Manager is primarily responsible for assisting the Executive Director of the MDNHA – who also serves as the Director of The Delta Center – with executing the MDNHA Management Plan. Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Program Manager’s primary goal is to fulfill the primary mission of Mississippi Delta National Heritage Area: to preserve, perpetuate, and celebrate the 18-county MDNHA region’s heritage through collaboration and sustainable economic development.

As part of a learning organization team, the Program Manager works collaboratively with MDNHA Board of Directors, the MDNHA Executive Director, and all staff members within The Delta Center. The Program Manager interacts with stakeholders at Delta State University, throughout the 18-county Delta region, and beyond on behalf of the MDNHA and The Delta Center. As a Delta State University employee working on behalf of the MDNHA and The Delta Center, the individual in this position will be expected to be flexible in accepting assignments that cooperatively advance both the MDNHA and The Delta Center’s missions toward advancing an integrated, systems-oriented, and place-based “Center of Excellence.”

More details can be found here.