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Executive Director - Convention & Visitors Bureau - Pearland, TX

Title:
Executive Director - Convention & Visitors Bureau
Type:
Arts/Culture
Seniority Level:
Executive
Employment Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
July 3, 2019
Organization:
Pearland, TX
Linkedin ID:
1493856
Email Contact:

Description:

The City of Pearland, TX is seeking to hire a full-time Executive Director of our Convention & Visitors Bureau to promote and market Pearland as a destination for business and leisure travelers. We are looking for an individual who is passionate about tourism and will truly care for our city. Do you have promotional experience in tourism and hospitality? If so, apply for this Executive Director, CVB position today!

The Executive Director – CVB earns a competitive salary based on experience. Additionally, the city pays all premiums for our employees’ dental, long-term disability protection, and life insurance plus the majority portion of the medical premium for employees and their dependents. We also offer a retirement plan through the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS) with a 2:1 employer match, life insurance, disability, access to the city’s recreation fitness center, employee assistance program, educational assistance, 9 paid holidays and 2 designated paid holidays, paid vacation, sick leave, and an active wellness program focusing on physical, mental, and financial health.

ABOUT THE CITY OF PEARLAND

Pearland is one of the fastest growing cities in Texas due to affordable housing, outstanding schools, safe neighborhoods, and superb quality of life. Ranked as one of the top ten safest cities in Texas, Pearland residents know their families are safe and secure in the community and surrounding areas. Our close proximity to Houston, just a short 20-minute drive to downtown, allows residents to experience all the city has to offer including professional sports, world-class cultural amenities, and recreation. Employees of the City of Pearland use multi-directional communication and cross-functional teams to promote a greater understanding of the organization by employees at all levels. We have created a culture of continuous learning that encourages and supports employee development and growth. Our work environment is one where innovation is not only supported but encouraged.

A DAY IN THE LIFE AS AN EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR-CVB  

As an Executive Director for Convention &Visitor Bureau for the City of Pearland, you strive to lead with service as your main focus. You are dedicated promoting the hospitality and tourism industry that generates overnight stays while endorsing Pearland tourism assets. As a member of the executive leadership team, you will partner with the Advisory Board, develop sales and marketing strategies, create a business plan with fiscal oversight. You will manage general operation of the department including staff development. This is a unique opportunity with responsibility for strategic growth, internal/ external communication, branding, sales, marketing , RFPs and managing contractual agreements. As you complete your work, is clear that you’re committed to making a difference in our community. Prepare to love it!  

QUALIFICATIONS  

Bachelor’s degree in communications or closely related field 6+ years of tourism or closely related experience. Experience developing and maintaining annual budget.   Are you service oriented? Do you want to make a difference in the lives of our community? If so, you may be perfect for this Executive Director – CVB position!  

WORK SCHEDULE  

The typical schedule for this position is Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm.  

ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR TEAM?  

If you feel that you would be right for this Executive Director-CVB position, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application so that we can review your information. We look forward to meeting you!


Job Post Expiration Date July 24, 2019

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