Lodge Sales Director - DeGray Lake Resort State Park
- Company: Department of Parks, Heritage and Tourism
- Updated: 7/23/2019
- Location: BISMARCK
- Status: Full-Time
- Salary: $36,155
- Job Level: 3-5 Years Experience
- Region: Central, Southwest
- Category: Government, Management, Marketing, Motel/Hotel, Sales, Tourism
DeGray Lake Resort State Park is located near Bismarck in the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains and nestled along the north shore of 13,800-acre DeGray Lake - one of the region’s five Diamond Lakes known for their crystal clear waters. DeGray offers all the outdoor adventure and quality of an Arkansas State Park combined with resort class amenities. DeGray is a fishing and water sports paradise, a golf resort with an 18-hole championship golf course, the ideal camping spot and one of the best parks for family vacations, getaways, reunions, weddings, business meetings and retreats.
The Lodge Sales Director is responsible for developing and managing an overall sales strategy for a revenue producing facility and will work closely with all park operational units to develop and execute small or large group activities. Job duties include developing sales plans and operational budgets, completing reports, creating and scheduling group activities, overseeing the park’s social media marketing, producing a newsletter, making sales calls, assisting groups with their needs, and performs other duties as assigned. This position supervises a small staff and will complete performance reviews and create schedules as needed.
Frequent travel is required. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office products and have superior communication skills. Must be able to work a varied schedule, including weekends and holidays. Must have a valid driver’s license; a driving record check will be performed. A criminal background check is also required.
Applicants must meet or exceed the following qualifications: the formal education equivalent of a bachelor's degree in business, hospitality, parks and recreation, or a related field; plus two years of experience in hotel/motel management or a related field, including at least one year in a supervisory or leadership capacity. Other job related education and/or experience may be substituted for all or part of these basic requirements. Unqualified individuals need not apply.
This position offers a full benefit package including paid holidays, annual and sick leave, health and life insurance, and retirement pension.
CLOSING DATE 6/28/19
EOE/AA/ADA Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Applications accepted online ONLY at arstatejobs.com