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Lake County - Director, Visit Lake

Posting Number: 21-06-09-2618
Pay Grade: 26E
Salary: $67,267.20 - $110,884.80 annually
Agency for Economic Prosperity
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Job Summary:
The essential function of the position within the organization is to create and implement programs that promote Lake County and its facilities as a destination for leisure travel, conferences, sporting events, meetings and special events in order to advance tourism and recreation within the County.

The position is responsible for developing, implementing and monitoring the Lake County Tourism Marketing and Capital Programs, which includes the oversight of all programs associated with the marketing of Lake County as a tourism destination, including the County’s Capital Improvement Grant Program, Event Sponsorship Grant Program, special projects and all advertising strategies, both internal and external.

The position is responsible for creating, supervising, directing and evaluating all Division goals, staff, budget, performing all related professional and administrative tasks and other duties as assigned. Reports major activities to Executive Director, as needed.

This position may be required to assist with emergency support functions in the event of a declared emergency and/or any other emergency duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:
Any equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered. Requires a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Marketing, or other closely related field.

Requires a valid Florida Driver’s license.

Requires five (5) years of progressively responsible related experience.

Full-time employees are offered a competitive benefit package including paid holidays, annual and sick leave, retirement, health, dental and other benefits. * The selected candidate will need to successfully complete a drug/alcohol test prior to appointment.

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