• Sales Manager (SMERF)

  • Corpus Christi Convention & Visitors Bureau
    Job Description
    General Description: This position will work in the Sales department to produce overnight hotel room bookings stemming from Sports, Military, Education, Religious and Fraternal groups to achieve the goals set forth by Visit Corpus Christi. The position will report to the Senior Director of Sales & Marketing.
    Compensation & Benefits:
     Salary Range $50,000 to $60,000 + Benefits+ Incentives
     Commensurate with Experience and Qualifications.
     At least 3 years’ experience in sales
     Availability to travel for business
    Work Hours:
     Typically 8 AM – 5 PM, M– F
    Core Competencies:
    1) Initiative: Generates ideas and initiates action to seek information, solve problems or follow through with a task; is a self-starter.
    2) Quantity of Work: Provides consistent reporting on accomplishments. Seeks further assignments when workload permits and consistently completes acceptable volume of work on time.
    3) Responsibility & Quality of Work: Has good attendance, is on time and is present and productive at work; Work consistently demonstrates an understanding of the objectives and mission statement.
    4) Judgement & Decision Making: Evaluates information and makes sound and timely decisions. Is accountable for results. Selects decision alternatives that meet the objectives of the department.
    5) Attitude & Stress Management: Keeps an upbeat, professional attitude even under challenging situations.
    6) Teamwork: Willing to share information and offers aid when possible; consistently looking for ways to improve processes in the work place.
    7) Customer Service Focus: Understands customer’s needs, expectations, and organization’s requirements for public service; Treats customers (internal & external) with courtesy and respect; Responds quickly to all requests.
    8) Communication: Communicates effectively verbally and in writing with team members, colleagues, customers and managers with widely different socio-economic and educational backgrounds; listens to others and is open minded to suggestions from others.
    How to Apply
    Submit Cover Letter & Resume to Carmen Newton, Office Manager at CNewton@visitcorpuschristitx.org by October 23, 2019.
    Job Description (Daily Responsibilities):
    1) Meet annual goal of 25,000 hotel room nights and maintain existing accounts
    2) Respond to requests for proposals and contracts
    3) Schedule site visits, FAM tours and participate in bid presentations
    4) Provides monthly booking and prospecting reports
    5) Maintains partner and community relations
    Contact Information