Canandaigua, New York
Nov 15, 2021
Finger Lakes Visitors Connection is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization, with its principle funding coming through Ontario County and its mission to grow Ontario County through positive economic development initiatives.
We are a small team of about 7 people and partner with our neighboring counties and local chambers and BIDs to promote tourism to the county. When you join FLVC you are joining the third oldest and third largest Finger Lakes tourism promotion agency in the region. You will be working with passionate industry partners within Ontario County, the Finger Lakes Region and all over the world. Your work will contribute to the positioning of Ontario County's tourism industry as a major contributor to developing the destination organization of the future. Our roles are as curators of our destination, adopters of business intelligence, catalysts for economic development, activists in placemaking in our communities and collaborators within our strategic networks.
Finger Lakes Visitors Connection's home base is at 19 Susan B. Anthony Lane in Canandaigua, NY. The leadership promotes “workplace locational fluidity" with an eye on the benefits and team strength which result from being together at “home base."
You will be part of a team that is dedicated to curating, distinguishing, and developing Ontario County's destination brand - inspiring travel and creating economic vitality for our stakeholders and quality of life benefits for our residents. We are:
As partner and community engagement manager, you'll contribute to FLVC's strategic development initiatives and marketing plans by gathering and communicating travel and tourism marketing intelligence and trend information that supports the growth and sustainability of our industry and the placemaking of our communities. You have a passion for data and trends and the history they build and the story they tell.
You enjoy building relationships with thought leaders to grow industry awareness – positioning FLVC as an intentional community leader and an equity partner in economic development. You encourage innovation in our guest experiences and evaluate opportunities for development of our destination and our communities as a dynamic place to live, work, play and be well. You are a thought leader, activist and planner for a better future!
What you'll do:
Industry and Travel Trade Development
Advocacy and Community Relations
Education, Training and Workforce Development
Supervisory Responsibilities, Professional Development, and Advancement
Each qualified candidate is invited to submit a resume and a cover letter explaining why they would be an excellent fit for this position. Samples of any of the items mentioned here are welcome.
Finger Lakes Visitors Connection is committed to providing equal employment opportunities. We believe a diverse team brings a wider range of personal and professional experiences and perspectives. If you meet these requirements and are ready to embark on an exciting career opportunity, we'd like to hear from you!
Send to: JoinOurTeam@VisitFingerLakes.com