Employment Opportunity


Lexington Tourism Authority


Executive Director: Lexington Tourism Authority is seeking a qualified, experienced professional to lead the agency and be responsible for marketing for the area hotels, restaurants, businesses and events including collaboration with all tourism related business partners. The ideal candidate will serve as Budget Officer as well as being responsible for developing and implementing an effective marketing program to grow the destination brand. The ideal candidate in this role will create success through passion for the hospitality industry, the destination, the vision, mission and values of the organization. The candidate will seek opportunities to grow and improve as well as create and execute plans that are clearly defined to achieve the targeted goals of the organization. Written, oral, and computer skills imperative and a positive attitude is a must. Physical Requirements: This is light work requiring the exertion of up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, up to 10 pounds of force frequently to move objects. Work requires standing, walking, fingering, grasping and repetitive motions. Speech and hearing is required to communicate in person and by telephone. Visual acuity is required to prepare and analyze written or computer data, determine the accuracy and thoroughness of work, and observe general surroundings.

Salary, including excellent benefits, dependent upon qualifications. Send letter of interest, resume, salary history, references, and examples of work to Travel Center of Lexington ℅ Meetta Simpson, 27 East Center Street, Lexington, NC 27292 or email to meetta@gmail.com

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