Visit Albuquerque, a private not-for-profit corporation, seeks a forward-thinking leader and experienced professional to create, implement and measure the success of strategic marketing plans and brand building efforts to drive the destination’s performance by achieving sales and marketing objectives.
The successful candidate will:
Direct and manage all activities of the Marketing, Communications and Tourism Division including:
Online and social media
Strategically plan, develop, and implement marketing and communication plans designed to achieve maximum impact including specific performance objectives and monitoring performance.
Develop and analyze marketing division budget.
Organize and provide key leadership to the internal Marketing Division, as well as multiple subcontractors.
Highly experienced in the areas of Marketing and Communications management including the latest in marketing trends and technology applications.
Strong written, verbal and presentation communication skills. Must be able to communicate clearly, effectively and creatively, both verbally and in writing; demonstrated ability to positively interact with Visit Albuquerque partners, Board of Directors members and industry representatives.
Extensive knowledge of online and social media
Demonstrated ability to respond effectively to the most sensitive inquiries or complaints; must be able to interact tactfully with the media, public and other Visit Albuquerque clients and represent the organization in a professional manner.
Strong knowledge of MS Office & Mac software, database, design, publishing and web software required.
Experience in working with advertising agencies and publishing knowledge is desirable.
Additional Salary Information: Salary based on experience
The Mission of Visit Albuquerque is to stimulate economic growth by marketing Albuquerque as a convention and visitor destination. The Vision of Visit Albuquerque is to be recognized and respected as a leading tourism marketing organization and to achieve economic vitality and success through integrity, enthusiasm and creative involvement for the promotion of Albuquerque as a world-class destinati...on.Visit Albuquerque is a private, not-for-profit organization (501c6).Visit Albuquerque sells and markets Albuquerque as a destination, focusing on bringing conventions, meetings, leisure travelers and travel professionals.to the city. Visit Albuquerque is funded by lodgers tax through a contract with the City of Albuquerque.and supported by a partnership of almost 1,000 organizations. Visit Albuquerque is an equal opportunity employer.