Details: Commensurate with experience
1750 Tysons Boulevard
WHO WE ARE
Tysons Partnership is a stakeholder association committed to the transformation of Tysons, Virginia into a 24/7 live, work, play, walkable, transit oriented, urban community, as described in the county’s 2010 Comprehensive Plan.
The Partnership is designated by Fairfax County as the Transportation Management Association (TMA) forTysons. As such, the TMA is responsible for developing and implementing trip mitigation strategies, facilitating transit-oriented development, working with local government authorities to identify and resolve transportation bottlenecks and safety concerns, and encouraging Tysons residents, workers and visitors to use public transit and other alternative transportation modalities.
POSITION SCOPE & ACCOUNTABILITIES
The position is responsible for the development and execution of strategies aimed at fulfillment of the TMA mission. The position reports to the President/CEO of Tysons Partnership and will be guided by the Partnership’s Transportation Council, comprised of Partnership members with a particular interest in the resolution of transportation issues. The Director will curate, manage and promote programs aimed at reducing private automobile travel in Tysons, disseminating timely information about transportation options and encouraging innovative solutions.
The position helps shape and manages the TMA’s Transportation Demand Management (TDM) program which seeks to achieve trip reduction goals for Tysons. The Director oversees outsource providers of TDM services and/or manages in-house TDM resources marketed by the TMA to Tysons landowners, serves as their point of contact and ensures the financial integrity of the TDM marketing program.
The position manages the collection and allocation of County “seed money proffers” and other County sources of funding for the TMA’s activities. The Director seeks and administers funds for TMA projects and initiatives from state, local and other transportation funding sources as appropriate. The Director prepares and administers an annual TMA budget and is accountable for the financial health of the TMA.
The position is responsible for the proactive development and posting of accurate and timely content to the transportation pages on the Tysons Partnership website. The Director serves as the County’s point of contact for its Bike share program in Tysons and, in collaboration with the County, will ensure its efficient, effective implementation.
Bachelors degree; concentration in urban studies, transportation planning, public administration, or a closely related field, plus a minimum 3- years’ experience related to multi-modal transportation services and options. Graduate studies and/or a degree in a relevant field is preferred, as is experience with public/private partnerships and with government relations.
Demonstrated ability to work independently, problem solve and follow through on assignments with minimal direction, to strategize effectively, to organize and coordinate multiple projects and assignments, to establish priorities and to maintain effective working relationships with government officials and relevant constituencies. The position interacts with landowners, employers, government officials and citizen groups. The Director must be available to attend/host Partnership events and attend public meetings.
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in writing and orally. Facility with social media is preferred. A passion for urbanization, creativity, and a demonstrated commitment to
multi modal transportation solutions.
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