Wisconsin Dells Visitor & Convention Bureau
The Wisconsin Dells Visitor & Convention Bureau (WDVCB) is the official tourism destination management organization for the Wisconsin Dells area. A private, non-profit corporation formed in 1949, the WDVCB is funded through a combination of room tax, membership dues and advertising co-ops.
Directors Count: 24
Budget: $12.3 million
Number of employees: 24 full-time, 9-11 seasonal/part-time
Approximate Number of members/partners: 535
This position is responsible for active solicitation of marketing the Wisconsin Dells area as a viable location/destination for meetings and conventions, sporting events and tournaments, and preformed groups involving overnight accommodations with specific emphasis on new, national business.
Go to https://www.wisdells.com/media/documents/SalesManager_10102018_CURRENT.pdf for a complete job description.
Bachelor's degree in business or hospitality preferred. Minimum of five years sales related experience (destination, hotel or convention sales highly desirable), or equivalent combination of education and experience. Ability to identify customer needs, excellent follow through and closing skills. Ability to network, establish and maintain effective client and other business relationships. Able to be flexible and think creatively in meeting customer needs. Experience in developing and writing effective proposals, and other business correspondence.
This is a salaried position estimated to work 40-45 hours per week. We offer comprehensive benefits to full-time employees including medical, dental, short-term disability, long-term disability and life insurance, flex spending accounts, 401k with profit sharing, holiday time off, generous paid time off and much more.
How to Apply
To be considered for the position applicants must complete the Application and submit the additional requested items by 11:59 p.m. on Monday, November 26, 2018. Once an applicant completes the Application they must attach the additional documents requested to that in order to be considered for the position.
Go to http://portal.wisdells.com/HR/EmploymentJobTitleListing.asp to complete the application and remember to attach:
· Cover Letter
· Salary Expectation
Failure to submit the required items may result in the application being rejected.
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