Destination Development Manager
Travel Salem

Description
The position will facilitate and coordinate product development (e.g. festivals, events, attractions, tours) in a multi-county region. Responsible for researching, exploring and facilitating the development of new and existing tourism products. Will identify collaborative partners and private funding to implement opportunities. Knowledge of the tourism industry a plus. Full-time position. Reports to Marketing & PR Director.

Event Research & Development

  • Research and explore new and existing tourism products and opportunities (proactive & reactive) to enhance and expand their economic impact on the Salem area.
  • Maintain productive working relationships with tourism partners and assets (e.g. local community, government, attractions, events, OSFE).
  • Coordinate with partners and communities to better leverage Travel Salem’s main pillars: Culinary, Recreation & Cultural Heritage (e.g. events, products, packages)
  • Provide information and support to parties seeking to establish or expand tourism opportunities within the region; act as liaison with permitting, land use and other matters.
  • Seek collaborative partners and private funding to implement opportunities.
  • Mitigate barriers to existing and potential tourism-related opportunities and activities as directed.
  • Facilitate access to marketing resources, information on financial resources and capacity building resources for development opportunities. (e.g. grants, sponsorships)
  • Implement strategies that will create awareness regarding Travel Salem’s ability to assist with product development.
    • Develop a collateral piece, online, social media etc.
  • Communicate with Travel Salem staff regarding product development & expansion projects.
  • Organize workshop on product development.
  • Focus on product development that will be sustainable on a long-term basis.

Administration

  • Develop, implement and evaluate annual development work plan.
  • Create monthly, quarterly and annual project status reports.
  • Create and maintain information regarding financial resources.

Miscellaneous Requirements

  1. Other duties assigned by supervisor.
  2. Responsible for clerical needs.
  3. Requires some evenings, weekends and travel.
  4. Vehicle required and valid unencumbered Oregon Drivers License.
  5. Able to lift a minimum of 25 pounds.

Salary: DOE

Application Guidelines
Submit cover letter & resume by May 29 to ibernards@travelsalem.com.

Application URL:
http://www.travelsalem.com/page/job-openings-0

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Director of Communications and Public Relations
Catholic Community Services of the Mid-Willamette Valley and Central Coast

Description:
Catholic Community Services is a 501 (c)(3) faith based, social service organization serving children, youth, adults and families with special needs in the Mid-Willamette Valley and Central Oregon Coast.

Our Mission: To champion the positive development of children and adults, strengthen families and build community.

We seek a passionate and innovative Director of Communications and Public Relations to plan and implement integrated communications initiatives for Catholic Community Services of the Mid-Willamette Valley & Central Coast, its workforce, board of directors, programs and affiliates, and CCS Foundation, its workforce, board of directors, programs and affiliates.
The Director of Communications and Public Relations generates, develops, monitors, and manages communications strategy, messaging and message delivery, work plans, and budgets, to support department mission. Manages major projects and provides guidance to direct reports, vendors, and contracted professionals.

REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
1. B.A. in communications, English, public relations, or related field.
2. Demonstrated excellence in communications management and administration including planning, development, staff supervision, and implementation of campaigns and initiatives.
3. Demonstrated success in project management.
4. Proficiency in Microsoft Office
5. Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
6. Ten years related work experience in communications planning and implementation is desired.

This position is full-time, salaried/exempt and will be open until filled.

Salary:
$26.28-36.13 per hour/ DOE

Catholic Community Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity and our programs and employment are open to all. We offer a friendly, team-based environment, a competitive salary, and an excellent benefits and paid time off package. Full-time employees earn 5 weeks of paid time-off a year.

Visit our website to learn more about CCS at www.ccswv.org.

Application Guidelines/Contact:
Please complete the online application, cover letter, and resume.

For questions regarding the application process contact us via email at: jobs@ccswv.org

Application Url:
https://rew31.ultipro.com/CAT1005/jobboard/NewCandidateExt.aspx?__JobID=747

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Communications Coordinator

Catholic Community Services of the Mid-Willamette Valley and Central Coast

Description:
We seek a Communications Coordinator to be responsible for supporting Catholic Community Services (CCS) and Catholic Community Services Foundation (CCSF) in accomplishing their fund development and marketing communications goals in accordance with the guidelines provided by the national Council on Accreditation. Functions of this position include Communications office coordination and administration, event support, database administration, graphic design support.

Catholic Community Services is a 501 (c)(3) faith based, social service organization serving children, youth, adults and families with special needs in the Mid-Willamette Valley and Central Oregon Coast.

Our Mission: To champion the positive development of children and adults, strengthen families and build community.

REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Associate’s Degree in business administration, English, marketing, or related field and four years relevant experience
2. Intermediate proficiency in Word, Excel and Power Point required; proficiency with InDesign/Adobe Suite/Wordpress a plus
3. Experience in public relations project coordination
4. Experience with database administration highly desired
5. Knowledge of website and social media tools highly desired

This position is full-time, salaried/exempt and will be open until filled.

Catholic Community Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity and our programs and employment are open to all. We offer a friendly, team-based environment, a competitive salary, and an excellent benefits and paid time off package. Full-time employees earn 5 weeks of paid time-off a year.

Visit our website to learn more about CCS at www.ccswv.org.
Application Guidelines/Contact:
Please complete the online application, cover letter, and resume.
For questions regarding the application process contact us via email at: jobs@ccswv.org

Salary:
$17.31-$23.80 per hour/ DOE

Application Url:
https://rew31.ultipro.com/CAT1005/jobboard/NewCandidateExt.aspx?__JobID=751

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