• Marketing/Tourism Advisor (2 Positions Available)

    Georgina Chamber of Commerce
    Job Description
    The Georgina Chamber of Commerce  is seeking a seasonal student Tourism/Marketing Advisor to be an ambassador for Georgina.  Reporting to the Manager of Membership Services & Tourism, this position will work at the  Chamber’s Tourism Centre and managing the Chamber’s mobile kiosk by developing and promoting local opportunities in an effort to attract visitors and enhance the cultural experiences of local residents. In addition, the Advisor will assist local and outside visitors with their travel and service needs.
    Qualifications, Skills & Education
    • A valid driver’s license is essential
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
    • Excellent attention to detail.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Strong public relations skills.
    • Dedicated to ongoing learning and professional development.
    • Able to work flexible office hours (evenings and weekends).
    Duties & Responsibilities
    • Customer Service – assisting tourists and locals with restaurant, activity and lodging suggestions;  
    • Development of Tourism newsletter – researching and connecting with local businesses to develop and maintain up to date information on visitor experience opportunities.
    • Work closely with Tourism stakeholders to promote local attractions and destinations, and to help them deliver their program and services.
    -Provide support to the Manager in undertaking marketing activities for the department.  =Responsible for revising and updating internal publications as well as websites and social media platforms.  This will include the Development of a tourism newsletter and building a mailing list
    ·  Assist with the new Discover Georgina Website, ensuring content is up-to-date and in sync with the other information resources of· the department.
    ·  All other duties as assigned.

    There are two full-time seasonal positions available.  Each requiring 40 hours per week from May 8th to August 31, 2018, including weekend work. Please submit a cover letter and a detailed resume by 4:00 pm, March 23, 2018 to:  janderson@georginachamber.com
    We thank all candidates for their interest, however only, those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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