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If you are a ttra Partner, Organization or Lifetime member, you can post Career opportunities on the ttra website free of charge. ttra Premier and Standard members can post for $50 USD per career posting (50% off the non-member rate); Non-Members can post for $100 USD per career posting.

Career postings are uploaded as they are received and remain on the ttra website for 30 days. Notice of new postings will be sent to ttra members and tourism colleagues once per week. Please check the website often to view all open opportunities.

Please contact info@ttra.com with any questions or new postings.

 

University of Minnesota Tourism Center

St. Paul, Minnesota, USA

Position: Tourism Extension Educator

Description: University of Minnesota Tourism Center seeks an 80% time educator to work with Minnesota communities and the tourism industry to develop tourism opportunities through education and community development programs. The educator will have statewide responsibility to support programs, applied research and outreach for the center. The educator will be based in the Tourism Center on the St Paul campus or at a regional center to be determined.

Tourism Center educators use research-based programs and scholarly/scientific research to help communities and the tourism industry make informed decisions that strengthen and sustain tourism efforts. The educator will develop, deliver, teach and evaluate Tourism Center programs such as customer service, festival and event management and tourism development.  Candidates need a master’s degree and two years of related work experience.

Qualifications: See full description here

Application Information: Review of applications begins on October 18, 2016. The position will remain open until filled.  For more information, contact Cynthia Messer, Director, University of Minnesota Tourism Center, at 612-624-6236 or cmesser@umn.edu

 

(09/19)

Visit Wichita

Wichita, Kansas, USA

Position: Data Analyst

Description: Visit Wichita is seeking a data analyst who LOVES numbers and research. This position will track and analyze data as well as understand trends and forecasting. The data analyst is an essential part of maintaining the high standards the bureau is known for by creating dashboards, reports and metrics. This is a perfect position for someone who thinks data is beautiful, loves to find trends that tell a story, and has the ability to take complex documents and narrow them into sharable tidbits and public presentations.

Qualifications: See full description here

Application Information: This is a full-time position, offering a competitive salary and benefits DOE. To apply, please send your resume and cover letter via email to mcottrill@civitasadvisors.com.  Be sure to also include the answer to this question:  who is your favorite movie character, and why? )

 

(09/13)

Destination Marketing Association International

Washington DC, USA

Position: Director of Research and Analytics

Description: The Director of Research and Analytics will compile, analyze, forecast and disseminate statistical, economic and empirical data. This information will be used to assist destination marketing and other industry professionals show the impact of the travel industry generally and the efforts of the destination marketing organization (DMO) community specifically. In addition, this information will be used to assist individual DMOs create strategic plans, assist with return on investment (ROI) statements, show their relevance to stakeholders, advocate for funding and other means of support, and be the recognized experts of the industry. This position requires strong communication skills, computer skills, analytical skills and a broad understanding of the global overall and travel industry economies. A general knowledge of travel promotion, destination branding and marketing is preferred. Demonstrated analytical skills, plus an ability to communicate technical information in an effective, easily understandable way is required..

Qualifications: See full description here

Application Information: If you are interested in this position, please respond via e-mail with cover letter, resume, and compensation information to the following SearchWide Executive: 

Kellie Henderson, Vice President
www.searchwide.com henderson@searchwide.com
703-912-7247 (direct)
703-463-7042 (mobile)
 

(09/06)

Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau

Memphis, Tennessee, USA

Position: Research Manager

Description: The Research Manager’s primary role is to design, develop and implement a comprehensive research program for the Memphis Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB).  This position will manage research projects, conduct surveys and analyze results for marketing & sales analysis, performance assessment and strategic planning.  The manager will also engage in ongoing dialogue with the CVB’s leadership to develop and implement new initiatives to position the CVB as the primary source for data within the hospitality industry.  advanced education degree.

Qualifications: See full description here

Application Information: Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to lindasawyer@memphistravel.com

(09/01)

Indiana University - School of Public Health, Bloomington

Bloomington, Indiana, USA

Position: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (Non-tenure track, 10-month appointment annually)

Description: Provide highest quality instruction in the undergraduate tourism, hospitality and event management major and departmental core courses. Teach courses in the areas of lodging/resort management, event planning, or tourism. An opportunity to participate in a research program relevant to the tourism, hospitality and event management specialization. Provide leadership in service learning offerings within the major as well as building local and regional community and industry partnerships. Provide service to the department, institution and profession. Create and maintain direct relationships with scholarly and professional institutions and organizations. Lead recruitment activities of undergraduate and graduate students as well as professionals who seek advanced education degree.

Qualifications: See full description here

Application Information: Interested candidates should review the application requirements and submit their application at: https://indiana.peopleadmin.com. Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to: Deanna Suter, dlsuter@indiana.edu or via postal mail at Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies, c/o Deanna Suter, Director, Administrative Affairs, School of Public Health-Bloomington, Indiana University, 1025 East Seventh Street, SPH 133, Bloomington, IN 47405-7109.

(08/24)

 

 
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