VisitPITTSBURGH is a tourism development organization dedicated to expanding the tourism economy across Allegheny County. The organization is dedicated to generating positive economic impact across our primary tourism verticals of business events (through MeetPITTSBURGH), sports events, and leisure travel. VisitPITTSBURGH achieves its goals, including ensuring the region of certain economic benefits, through the combined efforts of all team members throughout the organization.
VisitPITTSBURGH is searching for a Business Events Manager to join the team!
Purpose of Position
This full-time, exempt position provides outstanding customer service to event organizers of conventions, meetings and events for definite events booked for the Greater Pittsburgh area and manages the services process of all assigned events. Events may range from larger scale, citywide events to smaller meetings. Responsible for ensuring that the community is prepared to serve the needs of the attendees of their assigned events. As necessary, provides partners with information about their assigned events to assist them in offering their products or services to the planners and/or attendees.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities
Education/Experience: A Bachelor’s degree in hospitality management, business or marketing, or equivalent knowledge is preferred. An associate degree or equivalent experience is required. A certification or services designation, such as CMP, is preferred. Five years of services and hospitality experience is required.
VisitPITTSBURGH is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek individuals of a diverse background and do not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.
This position is currently not accepting applications.
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