Employment Opportunity

Here is more information about the Director of Sales and Marketing employment opportunity at Sun Peaks Resort.

Job Description: Director of Sales and Marketing

Department Marketing
Employment Type Full Time, Year Round
Reports To Vice-President and General Manager
Posting Date October 24, 2013
Closing Date November 23, 2013

Qualifications Required

• College or University degree in related field (ideally in marketing management or commerce)
• Outstanding communication skills (written and verbal)
• Strong understanding of budgeting processes
• Strong management and team building skills and experience
• Polished interpersonal and organizational skills
• Excellent understanding of business practices
• Good working knowledge of current WBC standards as related to the workplace
• Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office software
• Significant marketing and sales management experience, preferably in the tourism and/or ski industry
• Strong skier or snowboarder

Primary Responsibilities

• Member of the Executive team of Sun Peaks Resort Corporation
• Leader of marketing and sales department
• Deliver skier visit targets through marketing and sales strategies according to marketing plans
• Manage, develop and implement winter and summer resort marketing plans
• Manage, develop and implement real estate marketing plan
• Manage, develop and implement internet marketing plan
• Manage, develop and implement event and festival plan
• Manage, develop and implement SPRC corporate and event sponsorships
• Work with Tourism Sun Peaks to achieve goals, including as member of Tourism Sun Peaks Board and marketing committee
• Direct, manage and supervise Marketing team
• Maintain and manage business relationships with key business sectors (tour and travel, industry)
• Play leadership role in industry committees (CSC market research, Bike Parks BC, etc...)
• SPRC Corporate Spokesperson
• Manage trademark and URL registration and maintenance systems

Secondary Responsibilities

• Assist with various events, festivals and promotional activities as required
• Attend all required SPRC orientation, appreciation and other training sessions
• Other duties as required to ensure successful operation of department

Application Process

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