Southern Oklahoma Development Association (SODA)
Position: Economic Development Specialist/Planner

The Southern Oklahoma Development Association (SODA) is accepting applications for an Economic Development Specialist/Planner to be located at its offices in Durant, Oklahoma.

Please forward this email if you know someone who might be interested.

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 developing consensus on plans and funding strategies, identifying leverage points for new opportunities and referring grant-ready communities to the SODA CED grant-writing team.

A job announcement and description may be viewed on the SODA website at and a copy is attached to this email.

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 email to

SODA is an Equal Opportunity employer.