Director of Content
Explore Asheville Convention & Visitors Bureau is seeking a Director of Content who can develop creative and effective content and social strategies and bring them to life to fuel and support broader marketing efforts. The position is focused on maximizing opportunities to enhance business strategies, primarily using online-based technologies and is charged with prioritizing, optimizing and sustaining the CVB’s presence across a variety of online mediums, social channels, email marketing and destination news platforms. The director will supervise and collaborate with the content specialist, manage the work of vendor partners, direct the Asheville Content Network of freelancers and work closely with other directors and teams within the marketing department. This position is also responsible for the development, accuracy and updates of editorial content on ExploreAsheville.com and its microsites, which, in total, receives approximately 5 million visits each year. Content will also flow into traditional PR efforts, e-newsletters, outside websites and other online initiatives.
If you are a team player with a passion for storytelling, an interest and affinity for new technologies and excels in a fast-paced work environment, let’s talk. Candidates must have excellent writing skills, experience in digital communications or content marketing and a keen eye for visual design. Prior hospitality or destination management experience preferred, but not required.
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We are always seeking seasoned writers, photographers and multimedia storytellers who have a deep knowledge of Asheville and a desire to explore the region and to share its stories via paid, bylined freelance story assignments. Learn how to join the content network here.
Explore Asheville is seeking proposals for web design consulting for its website, ExploreAsheville.com. More information can be found here.
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