Located in the center of the booming Northwest Arkansas region and the beautiful Ozarks, Rogers, Arkansas has recently been heralded as a top city to live, work, play and grow by U. S. News & World Report, Forbes, and the Milken Institute. Shopping, dining, the arts, outdoor recreation and Fortune 100 employers make Northwest Arkansas one of the most progressive and desirable regions in the country.
The city’s DMO, Visit Rogers, needs a resourceful, innovative, creative and passionate individual to join our dynamic team as Destination Sales Manager. The Destination Sales Manager promotes Rogers to SMERF, sports, group tours, and other designated markets, creating economic opportunities for our partners and the community.
Dedication to building community through tourism
Knowledge of best sales practices in the hospitality industry
Ability to communicate value of hosting events in Rogers to prospective planners and buyers in identified markets.
Knack for creating and executing sales strategies that increase business and economic impact to the destination from the assigned markets.
Drive to represent Rogers in face to face sales calls with potential buyers in local and national markets.
Collaborate with destination colleagues from Northwest Arkansas and the State of Arkansas.
Excellent verbal communications and presentation skills.
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing or Hospitality related field.
2-3 years minimum work experience in hotel, hospitality and/or DMO sales highly preferred.
Additional Salary Information: Comprehensive benefit package including PTO, 401K, health, dental and vision.
About Visit Rogers
Visit Rogers grows business and community through tourism development and promotion. Partnering with the City of Rogers, the Rogers Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce and Downtown Rogers, Inc, our goal is to create a thriving destination for residents, visitors and business. Visit Rogers is a proud member of Destinations International, Southeast Tourism Society, U. S. Travel Association, Northwest Arkansas Tourism Association, NASC and American Bus Association.