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career opportunities

Tourism Saskatoon has an immediate opening for a
Convention & Event Sales Executive
(Permanent, full time)

The successful individual will:
   • Sell Saskatoon as a destination for national conventions and cultural events.
   • Research, qualify and generate new leads. Develop new and emerging markets.
   • Coordinate and confirm convention BIDS for Saskatoon.
   • Maintain on-going contact with convention leads, keeping detailed and accurate records of all correspondence within database.
   • Liaise with Conventions Saskatoon and sub-committees.
   • Coordinate and conduct site and familiarization visits.
   • Out of town sales trips to specific market areas as required.

Characteristics, skills, and education:
   • A minimum of two years' experience in sales or marketing, or a combination of experience and a certificate, diploma or degree in a sales related field.
   • Strong knowledge of tourism industry, including convention markets.
   • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
   • Excellent new technology skills.

Regular travel is required.

Please submit your resume in confidence by Monday, September 22, 2014 to:

Email: awallman@tourismsaskatoon.com

By Mail: 101 - 202 4th Avenue North
Saskatoon, SK S7K 0K1

 

(Note: Only those being interviewed will be contacted. Thank you for your interest.)

 

101-202 Fourth Avenue North, Saskatoon, SK S7K 0K1
Phone: (306) 242-1206 | Fax: (306) 242-1955 | 1-800-567-2444