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Positions Available: City IDA Executive Director & Chief Fiscal Officer

The City of Poughkeepsie Industrial Development Agency (IDA) is seeking an Executive Director and Chief Fiscal Officer. For additional information about these positions, please view the descriptions below.

IDA Mission

The mission of the Industrial Development Agency is to build the industrial and economic strength and resilience of the City with the intent of growing employment, jobs and city revenue.  The IDA will fulfill its mission by:

  • Actively promoting and encouraging the attraction, cultivation, growth and retention of city industry and business
  • Awarding financial incentives to projects, including exemptions from property, sales, use and mortgage recording taxes, grants, and bond financing for projects aligned with city success

Executive Director

The Executive Director position is a part-time job for 20 hours per week at $20 per hour.  The position requires attendance at all monthly IDA Board meetings and in-person meetings as needed for periodic reviews and updates, and otherwise allows flexibility in work schedule and location to perform required duties.

Job Description & Requirements: Executive Director (.pdf)

Chief Fiscal Officer

The Chief Fiscal Officer position is a part-time volunteer position requiring approximately 3-4 hours work and meeting time per month.  The position requires attendance at all monthly IDA Board meetings and in-person meetings as needed for periodic reviews and updates.

Job Description & Requirements: Chief Fiscal Officer (.pdf)

Additional Information

For additional information, please contact:

Melanie Vetter
City of Poughkeepsie IDA Board
(305) 606-6446 mobile
[email protected]