To promote Little Rock as the ideal business and pleasure destination to the state, regional, national and international marketplace and positively impact the Little Rock economy through meeting, convention and tourism visitors.
These knowledge, skills, and abilities are usually, although not always, acquired through the completion of a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Marketing, Communications, Advertising, or a related area, and a minimum of two (2) years of experience working in the hospitality/tourism industry; sales experience in the hospitality/tourism industry is preferred and one (1) year of supervisory experience. Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.
Must obtain a personal credit card for fully reimbursable business expenses.
Must have access to a properly licensed and insured, reliable automobile for reimbursable assigned business travel.
Must be available to travel, work nights, holidays and weekends as required.
This position may require one or more of the following pre-employment screenings: drug and alcohol screening, and background investigation.
The Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau is a publicly funded organization. It serves as the primary source for Little Rock meeting and tourism information. They are responsible for the day-to-day operations of the full-service convention bureau, the Statehouse Convention Center, the Robinson Center, the Robinson Center Music Hall, 4 full-service visitor information centers, 2 parking decks, 1 parking garage, 2 surface lots, River Market Indoor Food court and event space, Riverfest Amphitheater, and a Retail Shop. The funding comes from a hotel and restaurant tax and the State of Arkansas. The CVB is governed by a 7-member commission, and they serve a four-year term.