Director of Marketing

Valdosta-Lowndes Co. Conference Center & Tourism

The Valdosta-Lowndes Co. Conference Center & Tourism Authority markets Valdosta and Lowndes County, Georgia as a choice destination for leisure travel, group meetings and events and sports tournaments. The VLCCCTA also operates the James H. Rainwater Conference Center.

Position Details

Director of Marketing
Central and South Georgia
Valdosta, GA

The Valdosta-Lowndes Co. (Ga.) Conference Center & Tourism Authority is accepting resumes for a Director of Marketing.

This full-time, salaried position requires an individual with strong advertising placement and public relations skills of a diverse nature, social media experience, organizational skills and enthusiasm for the travel and tourism industry.

Ideal candidate will have 3 years of destination marketing and public relations experience or comparable experience. Strong communications skills and willingness to take initiative is a must. Some travel is required and candidates must be comfortable on a trade show floor. Computer skills, including Excel, Adobe and PowerPoint are essential. Excellent graphic arts skills will distinguish a candidate.

Minimum Requirements:

  • College degree or equivalent experience. 
  • Prior destination marketing experience (3 years) or comparable. 
  • Must live in or be willing to relocate to Lowndes County, Georgia.

Physical Requirements:

  • 80% of work day is spent sitting. 
  • Must be able to walk and stand for lengthy periods when working trade shows. 
  • Ability to read a computer screen from 1-3 feet. 
  • Must present self in a mature, professional manner at all times. 
  • Must be able to travel as required. 
  • Must respect authority and the organizational hierarchy.

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