OPPORTUNITY: Marketing & Events Coordinator

The Sabine Parish Tourist & Recreation Commission (Toledo Bend Lake Country) is seeking a Marketing & Events Coordinator. The Commission is a quasi-governmental organization. The mission of the Sabine Parish Tourist & Recreation Commission is to provide leadership in marketing Toledo Bend Lake Country as a highly desirable tourist and meeting destination and engage in tourism promotions, which result in increased overnight stays and in activities that improve the quality of stay of the visitor. Position qualifications include excellent communication skills, strong attention to detail, and ability to work in fast-paced, ever-changing environment. A strong applicant should have demonstrated experience in developing and managing an annual budget, event planning, development of a tourism product, and knowledge of marketing including digital and print advertisement, and social media. A bachelor’s degree in public relations, journalism, marketing, communications, hospitality management or similar field is preferred. Salary ranges from $31,000 – $37,000 per year, depending on education level and experience, 50% of employee medical insurance premium provided plus vision and dental. Retirement IRA opportunity available. Physical requirements: must have a valid driver’s license, be able to lift and carry 40 lbs. and ability to maintain a flexible work schedule that includes morning, evening, and weekends. Includes approximately 10 overnight out of town trips for educational or promotional purposes. Application and job description can be downloaded at http://www.toledobendlakecountry.com/about, may be picked up at SPTRC office, 1601 Texas Hwy., Many, LA between 8:00 am – 4:30 pm or requested by emailing [Email hidden]. A completed application and resume must be received to be considered for this position. Completed packets (i.e., application with resume) can be emailed to [Email hidden] or dropped off at SPRTC office.

Application deadline is Tuesday, March 8, 2022, by 4:30 pm.

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