Convention Center Director

Organization: Volusia County, Florida
Salary: Highly competitive salary, negotiable, DOQ’s.
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Job Description:

The County of Volusia, a well respected organization, is seeking an experienced Convention Center Director. This is a very visual position within the organization and requires excellent marketing, public relations, as well as outstanding written and oral communications skills. The ideal candidate must have a thorough understanding of planning, promoting, marketing, directing, and coordinating activities and operations of a large scale exhibition facility. The candidate will oversee full and part time positions and will serve under the administrative review of a Deputy County Manager.

The minimum requirements include a Bachelor's degree in Business, Public Administration, Marketing, Public Relations, Communications or related field, and five (5) years of progressively responsible work experience in the administration and promotional management of a civic/convention center is required. The competitive candidate must be able to successfully market to and recruit outside vendors nationally and internationally in an effort to promote the 264,000 square foot facility regarding outstanding accommodations for conventions, tradeshows, exhibitions, entertainment productions and sporting events. The candidate must be creative, have strong work initiatives, wide latitude for judgment and work independently. A comparable amount of education, training, or experience may be substituted for the minimum qualifications. The County offers an exceptional benefits package that includes paid annual leave, health coverage, tax deferral options and partial tuition refund. Highly competitive salary, negotiable, DOQ’s.

Send resume, cover letter and salary history to:

Sam Trager, Managing Consultant
3040 Holcomb Bridge Road, Suite A-1
Norcross, Georgia 30071
Phone: (770) 449-4656
Fax: (770) 416-0848

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