Visit Rogers fosters economic growth by promoting Rogers, Arkansas as a world class destination. We are seeking an individual to sell and promote Rogers to planners of sports events and group tours, creating economic opportunities for our partners and the community. This individual aligns with the Visit Rogers team in creating sales and marketing practices that promote the Visit Rogers brand.
This full-time, non-exempt position reports directly to the Executive Director, and is a member of the Visit Rogers team, a division of the Rogers Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce.
Knowledge of best sales practices in the overall hospitality industry and the ability to communicate the value of hosting events in Rogers to prospective planners and buyers in the sports and group tour markets required.
Ability to create and execute a comprehensive sales strategy to increase business and economic impact from the sports and group tour markets is required. Traveling to represent Rogers in face to face sales calls with potential buyers, at times working with other representatives and organizations from Northwest Arkansas and the State of Arkansas, is required.
Excellent verbal communications and presentation skills, and the ability to exercise judgment and diplomacy in a wide variety of public contact situations are a must.
Must be goal oriented with a proven track record, and must be willing and able to work evenings, weekends and holidays based on client and office demands.
About Visit Rogers
Visit Rogers is the official destination marketing organization for Rogers, Arkansas and is a division of the Rogers-Lowell Chamber of Commerce. Visit Rogers markets to the meetings and conventions, sports, group tour and leisure markets, creating economic opportunity for the citizens of Rogers and increasing the quality of life for all of Northwest Arkansas.