The Dalton Area Convention and Visitors Bureau is seeking a Marketing Coordinator who will be responsible for marketing communication for economic development through tourism for the region. Skills desired include but are not limited to managing social media, assisting in the development of collateral material, maintaining web sites, creating video, placing advertising, and public relations. Basic administrative duties will also be required of the position. Position will report to the Director of Tourism.
Successful candidate will be proficient with Macintosh Computers, Microsoft Office Products, Adobe Products, and Illustrator required. Video editing and photography experience preferred.
Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing/design or Communications desired. 3 to 5 years related experience required. Salary range: $14.45-$16.35 dependent on qualifications & experience.
Hours are generally from 8:30 – 5:00 pm Monday through Friday. Some evenings, weekends, and overnight travel will be required.
The City of Dalton is accepting applications for seasonal part-time position of Information Specialist and docent for the Convention and Visitors Bureau at the Western & Atlantic Railroad Tunnel and Museum in Tunnel Hill. This role involves leading visitors on guided tours of the historic sites located on the property as well as providing accurate information about our local and regional attractions as requested by our visitors. Successful candidates will have effective communication skills (verbal and written), an ability to follow directions, knowledge of basic office machines, a valid driver’s license, and possess a cheerful and enthusiastic personality. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Outlook is required. Responsibilities include greeting and assisting visitors, driving visitors in 6 or 8 passenger golf cart, providing accurate historic information to guests, climbing stairs, answering phones, retail sales, accounting of funds, excel spreadsheets, light lifting and janitorial work.
The need for the candidate to travel within Whitfield County and the region periodically is a possibility. Must be available to work weekdays and Saturdays.