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Senior Convention Services Manager
We have an immediate opening for a Senior Convention Services Manager. This is an exempt, salaried position and will report directly to the Vice President of Services.
This position involves service and assistance to convention and meeting planners for all sized groups, with a focus on managing city-wide groups. Additional responsibilities will include the ability to closely cooperate with the group sales department and other departments involved in the production of successful conventions and meetings as well as partners at the Austin Convention Center and area hotels. This individual will serve as the connection between the group and the local business community; knowledge of Austin is a plus.
Qualified individuals should possess a minimum of 5 years of hands-on professional experience in convention services management in a convention & visitors bureau, a full-service convention/resort hotel or a destination management company. Other requirements include excellent customer service skills, management and supervisory experience, presentation skills and experience, communication and problem-solving skills, flexibility and a proven ability to work well under pressure. Additionally, database management experience, working in a team setting and some travel are required.
Important personal traits are the ability to take initiative and work with little supervision, manage multiple tasks and deadlines, and to adapt quickly.
Interested individuals should submit a resume and cover letter directly to email@example.com no later than November 12, 2021. Visit Austin is an equal opportunity employer.
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