Job Opening - Executive Director

Position: Executive Director

River Parishes Tourist Commission

Full-Time Employment

Deadline to submit Application & Resume – November 17, 2017 by 3:00 PM

Application can be picked up at River Parishes Tourist Commission office,

2900 Hwy 51, LaPlace, LA  70068 

Please submit resume and application to info@visitnopc.com or the River Parishes Tourist Commission office at above address.

  •  He or she must have relevant experience in fundraising, sales and/or marketing, and be able to write effectively, speak in public and has a demonstrated track record of leadership and success.
  • Must have demonstrated negotiating skills and be able to act as a forceful advocate in promoting both the river parishes tourism industry as a whole and the interests of individual entrepreneurs. Proven talent in developing and marketing both project ideas and products are essential.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills to include report writing, presentations, experience with and strong working knowledge of Internet, social media, electronic communication media and Microsoft Office applications.
  • A Bachelor's degree in a related field such as Communications, Business Administration, or  Hospitality. Master’s degree preferred but not required.
  • A highly detail-oriented individual, who has the capability to multitask and who possesses an advanced degree of organizational, interpersonal, financial and communicational skills.
  • Knowledge of board-led, not-for-profit governance and operation; policy development and/or government relations experience is an asset. Familiarity with tourism and hospitality industry is essential.
  • Must be able to work evening and weekends as deemed necessary; must have a car and a valid Louisiana driver’s license and travel as assigned.
  • Must be a resident of the River Parishes or establish residency within six months of employment.

Download Application Form 1 Here

Download Application Form 2 Here