The Oklahoma City Convention and Visitors Bureau is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Sports Business Sales Manager. The Sports Business Sales Manager performs the sales and marketing duties required to solicit and book sports and athletic events for the destination, resulting in increased hotel occupancy and media exposure.
Successful candidate will have the following qualifications:
Four-year degree in marketing, public relations, business or meeting destination management preferred.
Four years’ experience in related sports marketing, special events or hospitality sales and marketing.
Knowledge of amateur sports market.
Previous CVB or volunteer-driven organization experience preferred.
Strong written / verbal communication skills.
Ability to make public presentations on behalf of the organization.
Self-starter with ability to set and achieve sales goals.
Must be able to travel independently. Reliable transportation and valid driver’s license required. Extensive travel may be required.
Send resume and salary requirement to firstname.lastname@example.org.