Explore St. Louis is the official destination marketing organization responsible for promoting and selling St. Louis City & St. Louis County as a convention, meeting site, and leisure travel destination. We work to attract city-wide conventions, hotel meetings, sporting events, group tours, and individual leisure travelers to St. Louis. We are partners with more than 700 local and regional partners.
Explore St. Louis is seeking a full time Executive Meetings Sales Manager who will be responsible for producing leads through incoming inquiries and proactive efforts via prospecting, telemarketing and direct sales efforts with meeting planners. This position is responsible for producing leads with a specific room night emphasis; making sales contacts via conducting site visits and presentations with meeting planners resulting in room night bookings and convention center revenue. Occasional travel is required. Must be able to work a flexible schedule to include nights/weekends/holidays.
To apply, go to https://explorestlouis.com and select the ABOUT US link at the top. Then click on JOB OPPORTUNITIES + INTERNSHIPS. NO PHONE CALLS. EOE
Bachelor's Degree and/or 2-5 years related experience is required. A knowledge of St. Louis along with the hospitality / convention & tourism business plus tradeshows and markets is preferred.
About Explore St. Louis
Explore St. Louis is the sales & marketing organization responsible for promoting and selling St. Louis as a meeting, convention, and leisure travel destination. It is also responsible for managing America's center, which is comprised of the Cervantes Convention Center and the Dome at America's Center. Explore St. Louis is a political subdivision of the State of Missouri.