Industry jobs

Regional Travel industry jobs     SUBMIT YOUR LISTING BY EMAIL

Listings are removed within 30 days of closing date listed; 60 days after posting or specific requested date.
UPDATED 5/24/2017
  • 5/26/17 Communications Production Specialist | Wind Creek Hospitality in Atmore, Alabama

    COMMUNICATIONS PRODUCTION SPECIALIST

    The Communications Production Specialist, under the supervision of the Public Relations Manager, is responsible for the acquisition, organization and distribution of photography and videography assets for Wind Creek Hospitality’s Public Relations Department. The Production Specialist supports the PR team by producing and editing motion and static content as necessary, and aids in its distribution through web site, intranet, and media communications (both print and video).  The Specialist is expected to perform all duties and responsibilities necessary to meet the goals and objectives of applicable programs.  Read Full Details Here

  • 5/24/17 Internship | Southeast Tourism Society in Roswell, Georgia (North Atlanta)

    INTERNSHIP 

    Southeast Tourism Society (STS) has an internship available for fall semester.  This role will support the STS Staff with a variety of responsibilities that engage all facets of the organization and provides an opportunity to learn more about the tourism industry from a regional perspective.

    Duties & Responsibilities:    Organize STS Top 20 Festival and Event Submissions on a quarterly basis, including data entry, payment records and confirmation of files received.   Work with the Director of Communications in relation to social media content and strategy as well as development of marketing materials.  Assist with incoming calls and questions pertaining to STS.   Support VP of Operations in organizing support materials for STS events and conferences.  Additional duties as assigned.

    Requirements:  Hospitality and Tourism major/minor preferred. A working knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Word, Excel and Powerpoint (Microsoft Access a plus but not required) Familiarity with social media platforms, particularly Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram. Must read, write, and speak the English language.  Must have and maintain a valid Driver’s License. Must be detail-oriented and have strong organizational skills.  Must have accurate typing and data entry skills.  Creativity and willingness to share new ideas are always welcome.

    Report To:  Director of Communications

    Start/End Date:  August 1, 2017  –  End of Fall Semester

    Hours:  Two days a week from 9am-5pm 

    To Apply:  Interested candidates may send their resume and cover letter to Wendy Thomas by July 1, 2017.

  • 5/24/17 Chief Sales Officer | Lafayette Convention and Visitors Commission in Lafayette, Louisiana

    CHIEF SALES OFFICER

    The Lafayette Convention and Visitors Commission is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Chief Sales Officer. The candidate should have a minimum of 10 years’ experience in sales within the Convention and Visitors Industry, Hotel Sales, or a combination of both.

    The Chief Sales Officer will oversee all sales activities in both the Group Tourism and Convention sides of the business, and will manage a staff of 6 employees.  The Candidate will report to the President & CEO.

    The Chief Sales Officer will play a major strategic role spearheading the sales department’s strategy development initiatives, ensuring that they remain consistent with the CVB’s overall strategy. The Chief Sales Officer will have a responsibility to work with the sales team to increase bookings through new client leads and relationships, and will design and implement appropriate sales strategies for the each of the business’s sales channels.

    Candidate will also be responsible for implementing key performance metrics for the sales team and working with team members to maximize success.

    Salary will be competitive and employee benefits offered are excellent.

    Interested candidates should apply by Wednesday June 28, 2017 to Ben Berthelot, President & CEO via email  or mail:  P.O. Box 52066, Lafayette, LA 70505

  • 5/23/17 Consultant for Tourism Asset Based Plan | Cocke County Partnership in Newport, Tennessee

    CONSULTANT FOR TOURISM ASSET BASED PLAN

    Cocke County Partnership is seeking a Consultant for a Tourism Asset Based Plan to satisfy a grant it has received from the State of Tennessee. 

    Closing Date:  June 15, 2017

    To view RFQ:  Visit Here or email Linda Lewanski, Tourism Director

  • 5/22/17 Marketing and Communications Manager | Rutherford County Tourism in Rutherfordton, North Carolina

    MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER    

    The Rutherford County Tourism Development Authority (TDA) has a Marketing and Communications Manager position available. This position reports directly to the TDA Executive Director.

    Duties include, but are not limited to: media relations efforts to promote and market Rutherford County locally, regionally, nationally and internationally.  Duties will also include the oversight and implementation of the tourism marketing plan which includes a strong website and social media presence. Chosen candidate will represent the TDA in a positive light through media tours, stakeholder site visits, and contact calls. Position requires adaptability; as well as a high level of organizational skills, and the ability to prioritize and complete many tasks under a deadline, all with a professional and friendly demeanor.  Must be a self-starter and able to complete projects independently, and have a team-oriented attitude. Position entails contact with the general public in person, by telephone, by email, and through all social media outlets. The applicant must present him or herself with courteous professionalism. The candidate must possess strong computer skills with Windows, Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Word, Adobe Creative Suite and Excel. Applicant must possess excellent oral and written communication skills. Background and drug test required.

    Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 am-5:00 pm.

    Salary $35,915 negotiable depending on education and experience.

    Apply at Rutherford County Offices 289 N. Main Street, Rutherfordton, NC 28139 or online at www.rutherfordcountync.gov. 

    EOE​ Open until filled.

  • 5/22/17 Digital Marketing Manager | Visit Mobile in Mobile, Alabama

    DIGITAL MARKETING MANAGER

    We are looking to expand our marketing team! Now hiring a dynamic, creative and experienced Digital Marketing Manager, responsible for the day-to-day oversight of our website, blog, social channels, user review sites, SEO/SEM optimization efforts, some CRM/database management, e-newsletter development and distribution, integrated digital campaigns and the ability to do a deep-dive into Google Analytics, visitor data, key performance indicators and campaign results.

    This position will support Visit Mobile’s overall leisure and convention sales & marketing efforts and will work closely with all departments as needed to achieve success for the destination. Not entry level but not a senior level position just yet - at least three years tourism experience is preferred and a genuine passion for Mobile and coastal Alabama is a MUST. A MUST.

    Since this is a newly created position, other job duties, responsibilities and opportunities may present themselves as we move forward - flexibility, being open minded and having the ability to adjust sails mid-course will be necessary.

    Please send resume to Stacy Hamilton, Vice President of Marketing and Communications, Visit Mobile.  Email Here

  • 4/24/17 Visitor Services Coordinator | Spartanburg Convention & Visitors Bureau, Spartanburg, SC

    VISITOR SERVICES COORDINATOR

    The Spartanburg Convention & Visitors Bureau is hiring a Visitor Services Coordinator.  Application deadline is May 20, 2017.  Full Details Here.

  • 4/24/17 Director of Marketing | Walton County TDC, Santa Rosa Beach, Florida

    DIRECTOR OF MARKETING:

    The Director of Marketing is a highly experienced marketing professional with extensive travel and tourism knowledge in developing targeted and sustained marketing initiatives across multiple channels. The ideal candidate is passionate about marketing, a strategic thinker who is equally skilled with tactical solutions and someone with exceptionally strong analytical skills and creative business acumen. Reporting to the Executive Director of the organization, the Marketing Director is a member of the executive management team and provides leadership and strategic direction for the overall brand positioning, messaging, and marketing resources. The Marketing Director is responsible for the development of Visit South Walton promotional efforts and maximizing integration for optimal results.  Application Deadline is May 10, 2017.  For more details VISIT HERE.

  • 4/24/17 Vice President of Sales | Visit Mobile, Mobile, AL

    VICE PRESIDENT OF SALES

    Visit Mobile is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Vice President of Sales. 

    The candidate would be responsible for leading and motivating an experienced convention sales team in identifying, soliciting,  pitching and selling the Mobile area to the nation’s top meeting planners, site selectors, decision makers and third-party planners. At least five years experience in direct convention sales is required, and a strong portfolio of prospects, leads and clients is preferred.  This position at Visit Mobile contains an excellent salary and benefits package.

    Email Jay Garraway VP of Administration for a full job description.  Position is Open Until Filled.

     

  • Jobs & Internships | VISIT FLORIDA, Tallahassee, Florida

    VISIT FLORIDA®, The Official Tourism Marketing Corporation for the State of Florida, serves as Florida's official source for travel planning to visitors across the globe. VISIT FLORIDA is not a government agency, but rather a not-for-profit corporation created as a public/private partnership by the Florida Legislature in 1996. As the Sunshine State's No. 1 industry, tourism was responsible for welcoming 98.5 million visitors in 2014 and employing more than 1.1 million Floridians. VISIT FLORIDA facilitates tourism industry participation in domestic and international travel trade and consumer shows, as well as media missions to the top global visitor markets. VISIT FLORIDA also works closely with travel agents, tour operators, meeting and event planners, and is responsible for operating Florida's five Official Welcome Centers. VISIT FLORIDA currently has 133.5 full - and part-time positions in Florida and an international team of contracted staff covering Canada, China, India, Germany, Latin America and the United Kingdom. VISIT FLORIDA's corporate office is located at 2540 W. Executive Center Circle, Suite 200, Tallahassee, Florida 32301. Current Openings listed HERE

     

  • Career Search | Georgia Department of Economic Development, Atlanta, Georgia

    Join our team! The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) plans, manages and mobilizes state resources to attract new business investment to Georgia, drive the expansion of existing industry and small business, ensure a skilled and capable workforce to meet employer needs, locate new markets for Georgia products, inspire tourists to visit Georgia and promote the state as a top destination for arts events and film, music and digital entertainment projects. GDEcD is a professional, fast-paced, results-oriented environment and we seek dynamic professionals to fill the positions listed below. We also have an ongoing internship program to help students learn more about the workplace and prepare for careers. We welcome and encourage you to apply for any open position that you feel is a good fit for your skills and interests. Current Openings listed HERE

  • Career Opportunities | State of South Carolina

    Something for Everyone - As the state’s largest employer, South Carolina state government offers employment in a wide variety of career fields all across the state.  Career Development - As a large and diverse employer, South Carolina state government offers many opportunities for career advancement and training and development. Generous Benefits - Great health insurance, retirement plan options, paid vacation and sick leave, and more!  South Carolina state government offers a wide range of benefits to full-time, permanent employees.  Work-life balance programs such as telecommuting and flexible work schedules are available to some employees. Public Service - Every job in South Carolina state government exists to serve the citizens of the Palmetto State. A career with us gives you the opportunity to live in, work for, and give back to our great state! Current Openings listed HERE

     

  • NCWorks Online | North Carolina Department of Commerce

    NCWorks Online   Connecting Talent to Jobs A one-stop online resource for job seekers and employers in North Carolina. Job seekers can search for jobs, create resumes, and find education and training. Employers can find candidates, post jobs, and search labor market information. Current Openings listed HERE

State employment resources: