Visit Virginia's Blue Ridge is currently hiring for the following positions:
Public Affairs & Destination Development Coordinator
Responsible for supporting the Public Affairs & Destination Development Department.
Preferred Associate or Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business, Communications or Tourism & Hospitality Management or related field. One year of work experience may substitute for one year of the required education up to a maximum of four years substitution. Where substitution is accepted, applicant must show increased knowledge-base and experience in progressively more challenging work assignments.
Must be an independent, highly organized, problem-solving self-motivator with a strong customer service focus and exceptional writing, editing, organizational, interpersonal communications skills and project management skills. Must effectively use communication skills (verbal and written) to reach and interact with a diverse audience. Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint) is required. CRM/CMS experience preferred. Must maintain a valid driver’s license in order to perform responsibilities related to job functions. Travel and flexible hours, including evenings and weekends, are required.
Interested parties should submit resume and 3 references no later than August 21, 2017 to:
Visit Virginia’s Blue Ridge
101 Shenandoah Avenue NE
Roanoke, VA 24016
ATTN: Heidi R. Mowry, Director of Operations/Assistant to the President
Visit Virginia's Blue Ridge is an Equal Opportunity Employer.