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7/15/18 Internship | Southeast Tourism Society in Roswell, Georgia (North Atlanta)

Intern

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.

Start/End Date: Start of Fall Semester - December | Hours: Two days a week from 9a-5p or can work around class schedule
Position Open Until Filled

To Apply: Interested candidates may send their resume and cover letter to Wendy Thomas


7/12/18 Sales Manager | Little Rock CVB in Little Rock, Arkansas

Sales Manager

To promote Little Rock as the ideal business and pleasure destination to the state, regional, national and international marketplace and positively impact the Little Rock economy through meeting, convention and tourism visitors.  Full Description Here

Deadline to Apply: Open until filled

How to Apply:  Applications can be completed online at: http://www.LRjobs.net


7/10/18 President/CEO | Visit Dothan Area CVB in Dothan, Alabama

President/CEO

The President/CEO directs and leads the Bureau towards its mission. This position is primarily
responsible for all operational functions, shaping and developing organizational strategies for the
Bureau, and helping identify opportunities and areas for improvement. The President/CEO is also
responsible for strategic business development and key planning issues that relate to and impact
the Bureau. This position will determine resource allocation among budget items and keep the
Board of Directors informed about business activities, performance opportunities, and
recommended courses of action.  Full Description Here

Deadline to Apply: July 26, 2018

How to Apply:  Please email cover letter, resume and references to Visit Dothan Search Committee


7/8/18 Administration Manager | Visit Florida in Tallahassee, Florida

Administration Manager

VISIT FLORIDA, the official tourism marketing corporation for the State of Florida, is looking for an Administration Manager who will implement and communicate defined Administration and Human Resources programs including recruitment, professional development and training, and onboarding and act as project manager for Administration and Human Resources new and enhanced initiatives.  FULL DETAILS  HERE.

Deadline to Apply: July 20, 2018

How to Apply:  To apply, go to their website: https://www.visitflorida.org/careers


7/8/18 Tourism Director | Elizabeth City Area CVB in Elizabeth City, North Carolina 

Tourism Director

Salaried position responsible for preparing annual fiscal budget. Responsible for recruiting and training paid and volunteer staff. Responsible for supervising all paid and volunteer staff and interns. Responsible for administering and reviewing Tourism Assistance Grants, including attendance at events sponsored by the TDA. Strengthening and creating new partnerships, including institutions of higher learning, downtown organizations, arts council and economic development agencies. Oversee office space and visitors center operations. Oversee and supervise website content. Supervises work conducted by marketing agency. Responsible for gathering information needed to implement marketing and advertising plans for Elizabeth City-Pasquotank County. Provides staff support to the TDA and its committees. Represent Elizabeth City-Pasquotank County at appropriate local, regional and state tourism meetings and events. Publish quarterly newsletter reports to City Council of Elizabeth City and Pasquotank County Board of Commissioners and other stakeholders. Responsible for reviewing all invoices and working with bookkeeper for payments to vendors. Write press releases. Prepare PowerPoint presentations. Schedule speaking engagements. Make appearances on media outlets. Work with tourism industry partners to develop a meaningful hospitality product for all travelers. Responsible for design and productions of materials promoting tourism in Elizabeth City-Pasquotank County. Maintain a professional level of performance, service and accuracy while creating a hospitable environment representing Elizabeth City-Pasquotank County’s tourism industry. Maintain current travel information in the visitors bureau lobby, including local, regional and state attractions and sites. Oversee distribution of Elizabeth City-Pasquotank County visitor information and maintenance of adequate inventory in welcome centers, chambers of commerce and other designated outlets. Oversee response to all requests for visitor, newcomer and student information, packaging and mailing materials. And shall perform related duties as assigned or become evident by the TDA board and/or the chairperson.  Salary range: $50,000 – $75,000

 Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled

How to Apply:  To apply, please email resume and cover letter to Search Committee


6/29/18 Director of Sales | Athens CVB in Athens, Georgia

Director of Sales

The Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau Director of Sales' primary task is to target, solicit, and attract meetings, convention, and sports business to Athens to increase general hotel occupancy, thereby enhancing the economic impact to our community.  Focus is on group business.  The position also manages and mentors any and all sales positions within the CVB and reports to the CVB director.   Posting, including full description and responsibilities, is available HERE.

Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled

How to Apply:  No phone calls please. To apply, please send resume and cover letter to Brittany Clarke.


6/26/18 Program Manager, Cultural Heritage Initiatives| Friends of Southwest Virginia in Abingdon, Virginia

Program Manager

Friends of Southwest Virginia is seeking an energetic and unique individual to manage the growth and development of the Cultural Heritage Initiatives for Southwest Virginia, a 19-county and four-city region of the Commonwealth steeped deep in traditions of craft, music, food and a creative spirit. This individual must be an agent of positive organizational change, willing to think outside the box (and building) to overcome challenges at Heartwood and throughout Southwest Virginia with creativity and excitement.  More Details

Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled

How to Apply: No phone calls please. To apply, please send resume and cover letter to  Chris Cannon.


6/22/18 Sales and Event Developer | Monroe - West Monroe CVB in West Monroe, Louisiana

Sales and Event Developer

Promotes the area as a convention and tourism site to state, regional, and national markets, and develops annual meetings and events.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in sales, event management, or marketing
  • Degree in marketing or related field preferred
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Skills in account management, direct sales, sales presentations (oral & written), and trade show exhibiting
  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office – Word, Outlook, Excel, and Power Point

Job Status:   Full-Time

Deadline to Apply: Open Until Filled

How to Apply: To apply, please send resumes to Alana Cooper, President/CEO

 


6/22/18 Industry Relations Specialist | Tourism Development Council in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida

Industry Relations Specialist

The Industry Relations Specialist will plan, implement and grow industry-facing Tourism Development Council (TDC) programs while promoting a positive image of the organization to the tourism-related businesses of Walton County, FL. The Specialist will be responsible for driving the implementation of projects that demonstrate Visit South Walton’s value to the economy, and the tourism-partners that we serve. To be successful, the Specialist must have the ability to work well with the staff and management of tourism-related organizations, businesses and community initiatives.    Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply is:  July 5, 2018 at 5:30pm CST

To Apply:  Click Here


6/13/18 Chief Executive Officer | Cane River National Heritage Area, Inc. in Natchitoches, Louisiana

CEO 

Reporting to the Board, the Chief Executive Officer will lead the day-to-day management, enhancing organizational processes and infrastructure, that will allow CRNHA to continue to grow and fulfill its mission.    Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply is:  July 20, 2018

To Apply:  Email letter of intent, resume, and three professional references to Cynthia Sutton


6/12/18 Web Media Manager | Visit Macon in Macon, Georgia

Web Media Manager 

Responsible for developing, maintaining and/or implementing programs, projects and activities, that fully showcase Macon’s brand online through increased audience/market attention and conversion. Works to grow the Visit Macon digital presence including engaging and retaining followers through social media and the website and converting them into potential visitors.  Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply is:  July 27, 2018

To Apply:  Email resumes to April Walter


6/5/18 Vice-President of Destination Services | Visit York County, SC in Rock Hill, South Carolina

Vice President of Destination Services

The Vice-President of Destination Services is responsible for organizing, coordinating and directing all operations, programs and personnel required for servicing meetings and events. By working closely with CVB staff and event organizers, the VP of Destination Services determines servicing requirements and other support needed by the planning organization.  Full Details Here

Deadline to Apply is:  June 22, 2018

To Apply:  Email Billy Dunlap


5/25/18 Marketing Director | See Rock City, Inc. in Lookout Mountain, GA

Marketing Director

We currently have an opportunity for a dynamic and passionate people-focused leader to join our
team as the Marketing Director. As a key member of the Senior Leadership Team, the Marketing
Director is responsible for marketing strategy development, budget management, and team
leadership, executing these responsibilities for the brands and businesses across See Rock City, Inc.
entities and locations. The Marketing Director leads in accordance with our culture, values and
operational goals, ensuring excellence in the delivery of our message, development of our brands,
and execution of the marketing plan overall. Further, the Marketing Director provides input and
recommendations on new product development, as well as overall marketing strategy and direction.  Full Details Here

Position Open Until Filled

To Apply:  Email Cover Letter and Resume to Frank Davis


5/15/18 Public Relations Manager | Stone Mountain Park in Stone Mountain, GA

Public Relations Manager

The Public Relations Manager oversees publicity, media relations, social media content, crisis communications and community relations efforts for Stone Mountain Park.  Additional duties may be assigned.  Management retains the discretion to change or add to the duties of this position at any time.   Full Details Here

Position Open Until Filled

To Apply:  Apply online here


5/10/18 Sales and Event Development Manager | Auburn & Opelika Tourism Bureau

Sales and Event Development Manager

The Sales and Event Development Manager will promote and sell Auburn-Opelika to the sports and event market segment for the purpose of bringing new events to and enhancing existing events in the area. Develop and manage a successful community host volunteer program for the purpose of facilitating and enhancing a variety of events across the community. The ultimate goal of this and all positions in the AOTB is to positively impact our local economy by creating a viable, attractive, and desirable destination for visitors. Although the overall goals and purposes of the AOTB are accomplished through individual employee efforts, a team approach is essential to its overall success.  Full Details Here.

Position is open until filled

To Apply: Submit letter of interest and resume via email to Robyn Bridges, Vice President at Auburn & Opelika Tourism Bureau


5/7/18 Director of Communications | Henry County Chamber of Commerce in McDonough, GA

Director of Communications

The primary role of the Communications Director is to ensure that Chamber communications are professional, accurate, timely and comply with Chamber standards. Writes, edits and/or proofs a variety of Chamber communications taking many forms (email, website, press releases, newsletters, Facebook, etc). Serves as Chamber photographer/photo editor. Assists in the planning, promoting, preparation and execution of Business Boosters Luncheons and Business After Hours, and produces articles summarizing these events. Produces weekly e-newsletter, as well as monthly 16-page print newsletter. Routinely distributes email communications on behalf of the Chamber via Constant Contact. Ensures content and advertising on Chamber website and weekly e-Newsletter is current and accurate. Maintains the Chamber’s Facebook page, ensuring communications are pertinent, member-related and represent the Chamber in a positive manner, while increasing the reach of the Chamber. Records minutes of Chamber Board of Directors meetings. Prepares press releases for a variety of media contacts and responds to the press as needed. Provides staff support to the Chamber’s efforts to attract new businesses and industry, support existing business by virtue of communication, networking and providing opportunities for the above to promote their businesses in Henry County.  Full Details Here.

Position is open until filled

To Apply: Interested applicants should submit their resume to David Gill. He may be reached by phone at 770-957-5786.


5/4/18 International Sales Manager | State of South Carolina Dept of Parks, Recreation & Tourism in Columbia, SC

International Sales Manager

The international tourism manager will m anage tourism-based economic development programs through strategic marketing and sales programming, working both independently and in cooperation with national and regional partners to increase international visitation to South Carolina among consumers in targeted international markets, including the UK, German and German-speaking countries, other targeted European countries and other global markets based on market performance and available program funding.  Full Details Here.

Position Closes May 10, 2018 at 11:59p EST

To Apply: APPLICATIONS MAY BE OBTAINED AND FILED ONLINE OR 1205 Pendleton Street, Columbia, SC 29201


5/2/18 Director of Tourism Research | Georgia Department of Economic Development in Atlanta, Georgia

Director of Tourism Research

The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) is the state’s sales and marketing arm, the lead agency for attracting new business investment, encouraging the expansion of existing industry and small businesses, addressing macro level workforce issues, locating new markets for Georgia products, attracting tourists to Georgia, and promoting the state as a destination for arts events and location for film, music and digital entertainment projects, as well as planning and mobilizing state resources for economic development.  The Tourism Division promotes the State of Georgia as a tourism destination. Reporting to the Division Director, the Director of Tourism Research gathers, analyzes and evaluates research, visitor data and program metrics to identify target markets and recommend strategies, measure performance and effectiveness and communicate insights..  Full Details Here.

Position Open Until Filled

To Apply: To apply for this position, you must submit your résumé and cover letter via EMAIL.


5/2/18 Tasting Room Assistant Manager | Crane Creek Vineyards in Young Harris, GA

Tasting Room Assistant Manager

Crane Creek Vineyards & Winery, celebrating its 23rd year in business, is a progressive family owned and operated winery located near the town of Young Harris, in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of North Georgia. Our estate-grown fruit develops into wines that exhibit a graceful pairing of power and elegance reflecting the region in which they are grown.

Crane Creek is seeking at flexible full-time Tasting Room Assistant Manager to ensure exemplary guest service, provide strong leadership, supervise the guest service associate team and guest flow in the tasting room and focus on achieving the Tasting Room Manager’s and the owner’s monthly, quarterly and annual sales goals.  Full Details Here.

Position Open Until Filled

To Apply: Email cover letter, resume and references. *No phone calls or Facebook messages please. Email only.


5/1/18 Graphic Design Manager | Visit Mobile in Mobile, Alabama

Graphic Design Manager

Visit Mobile is looking to hire a Graphic Design Manager (who will train under the current Manager of Graphic Arts for one month prior to the current designer's departure). This individual will serve as the primary graphic designer and visual identity manager for the branding, marketing, and advertising of tourism and conventions in the city of Mobile. The successful and results-producing brand 'Born to Celebrate' is the cornerstone of all messaging and all design will need to seamlessly exist within this well-established brand. A genuine passion for Mobile and a positive attitude about our city is necessary and involvement within the community and with our stakeholders, members and visitors will be expected.  Full Details Here.

Position Open Until Filled

To Apply: Email resumes to Jay Garraway



4/17/18 CEO | Augusta Sports Council in Augusta, Georgia

CEO

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) has overall strategic and operational responsibilities for executing the Augusta Sports Council’s (ASC) mission of enriching the quality of life and economic well-being for the Augusta metropolitan area by supporting and attracting sporting activities. The CEO will have proven visionary and strategic skills, innovative marketing capabilities, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a strong understanding of consensus and relationship building. This is a full-time position.  Full Details Here.

Deadline to apply is May 3, 2018

To Apply:  All cover letters and resumes are to be submitted by Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 5:00 pm EST via email or regular mail.  Correspondence shall be directed to CEO Search Committee via EMAIL  or to Augusta Sports Council, CEO Search Committee, P.O. Box 1331, Augusta, Georgia, 30903.


4/16/18 Executive Director | Walter Anderson Museum of Art in Ocean Springs, Mississippi

Executive Director

The Executive Director is the chief administrative official of the Walter Anderson Museum of Art (the “Museum” or “WAMA”) and reports directly to the Board of Trustees (“Board”). The Executive Director will be responsible for implementing the Museum’s mission through creative management of the Museum’s daily operations and strategic planning for its sustainable future. This work will include fiscally responsible oversight of the professional care and growth of the Museum’s collections and facilities, public access to those collections through innovative exhibition and outreach, and the wide dissemination of knowledge related to the collections through research, publication and other forms of access.  Full Details Here.

Position Open Until Filled

To Apply: Qualified applicants should send a substantive letter of application that addresses the specifics of the position, resume, samples of written work and/or production relevant to this position (e.g., grant narratives, catalogs portfolios of installments, etc.), along with complete contact information for three references and Email Here


4/13/18 Director of Marketing | VisitGreenvilleSC in Greenville, South Carolina

Director of Marketing

Oversee the development, delivery and performance of a fully integrated marketing and communications program with the goal of increasing awareness of and visitation to Greenville, South Carolina – one of the fastest growing and most talked about destinations in the southeast.  Full Details Here

Apply by May 31, 2018

To Apply: Email Here


4/10/18 Social Media Content Manager | VisitGreenvilleSC in Greenville, South Carolina

Social Media Content Manager

The Social Media Content Manager will serve the essential role of managing the VisitGreenvilleSC and yeah,THATgreenville social presence across multiple community channels. You will be responsible for growing our presence, engagement and influence to followers and fans, ultimately converting them into visitors and brand ambassadors/advocates of the destination. Community leadership and participation (both online and offline) are integral to the Social Media Content Manager’s success as is communicating the company, brand, and destination assets in an authentic way that will attract today’s hyper-connected buyers.  Full Details Here

Apply by May 31, 2018

To Apply: Email Here


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. 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.

View our 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

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