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Below you will find the job opportunities that are currently available with the Golden Triangle BID. We hope that you will decide to take the next step of your career here with us. Application details and contact information is available within each file.
This position is key to the economic recovery of the central business district. The incumbent works closely with the chief of staff and the economic development director to research economic indicators, find opportunities including partnerships, attract companies to the area, and develop a strategy for retention and growing the area’s economic base. This person is also responsible for the management and implementation of the *Penn West Equity and Innovation District, for developing and enhancing relationships with key stakeholders, including D.C. Government and George Washington University, and for overseeing a grant from the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development (DMPED) to support it.
*The Penn West Equity and Innovation District
The Golden Triangle BID is undertaking a new initiative in partnership with D.C. Government and with George Washington University to create an innovation district, the “Penn West Equity and Innovation District” (Penn West), within the Golden Triangle BID. Penn West is centered along Pennsylvania Avenue west of the White House. The proximity of the George Washington University (GW) to the BID positions GW as the anchor university and is a critical component of the innovation district. The vision for Penn West is to catalyze the burgeoning tech and entrepreneurial ecosystem within Washington, D.C. and for it to become the world’s
destination for uniting digital technology with public policy, equity, and social impact. Located in one of the region’s densest job centers, Penn West is focused on four sectors that already have a strong presence within the innovation district: health, government, education, and finance.
The candidate must be entrepreneurial and action oriented. The candidate must also have a passion for transforming the urban environment and strong skills in partnership building, project and grant management, writing, and review and analysis.
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The Golden Triangle BID’s Associate Director of Planning will help drive the vision and implementation of a broad range of strategies and projects that will re-imagine a core area in our nation’s capital. This new position will play a critical role to increase the vitality of the Golden Triangle neighborhood while transforming the central business district in the wake of COVID. The Golden Triangle BID seeks an experienced, motivated, and energetic innovator who will help devise creative urban planning and public space projects to foster a vibrant, sustainable, and inclusive sense of place.
Projects include public space activations, sustainable design, transportation initiatives, streetscape design, public artworks, capital improvements, and park projects. The incumbent will lead new public space projects, collaborate across a diverse group of public and private stakeholders, and manage key project budgets, proposals, grants, and contracts. The Associate Director will cultivate new projects, foster existing initiatives, and work in alignment with city and regional planning strategies. The candidate must have a love of cities, an appetite for fast-paced and hands-on projects, and a passion for transforming the urban environment.
The Golden Triangle BID contracts with Block by Block to provide the Ambassador program services. This program plays a key role in shaping the neighborhood’s identity as a safe, hospitable community where people can work, shop, and dine.