Temple, Texas, is ideally situated along the Central Texas technology corridor with San Antonio and Austin to the south, and Dallas and Fort Worth to the north. A principal city in the Killeen-Temple- Fort Hood Metropolitan Statistical Area, which has an estimated population of 428,000, Temple covers 75.15 square miles and offers an exceptional quality of life to approximately 79,286 residents.
The City of Temple is seeking a creative and customer-friendly leader with strong management skills to serve as its CVB Manager. Reporting directly to the Assistant Director of the Parks and Recreation Department, the Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) Manager plans, supervises, and directs the daily and long-range operation of the CVB, Convention Center, Visitor Center, and the Railroad & Heritage Museum. This position requires daily decision-making, ranging from routine to complex, and continuous, exceptional service to the public.
The selected candidate must hold a bachelor’s degree in business administration, marketing, recreation, park & tourism sciences, hospitality & tourism management, or a related field. Three years of increasingly responsible experience in the management of civic-convention centers and experience in the hospitality industry are preferred qualifications. Extensive sales and management experience is a must.
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