Destination Campbell River is searching for the ideal individual to join our team for an 8-week contract as a Visitor Services Counselor with an interest in content creation. As a Visitor Services Counselor, you will have a unique opportunity to act as an ambassador for Campbell River, Strathcona Region and the surrounding area. Through the delivery of exemplary visitor and customer services, you can share your passion and knowledge of Campbell River and the region with travellers, residents and the community alike.
Visitor Services Counsellors have a strong appreciation for the importance of providing exceptional customer service and will actively seek means to improve the visitor services and the local experience and the understanding that the information provided to guests varies based on individual needs and interests. Additional task includes working with the Social Media and Content Coordinator to update the website, create content, do social listening and short-form stories.
Requires and Qualifications
Have a high standard of verbal and written communication skills.
Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.
An eye for proofreading.
Ability to exercise creativity and create compelling visual stories.
Experience with updating WordPress websites would be an asset.
Photography skills and video editing/production experience is a plus.
Creating graphics for social media.
Ensure brand consistency in copy through tone, voice and terminology
Experience in editing and adding effects to social media videos
Outgoing, friendly and welcoming personality, quick with a joke.
Excellent project management and organizational skills
You must be available to work weekends & holidays during the busy summer season, and occasional evenings for events.
This position is funded by the Canada Summer Job Grant, applicants must be between the ages of 15 to 30 to qualify.
This position is funded by the Canada Summer Job Grant, applicants must be between the ages of 15 to 30 to qualify. If you describe yourself as enthusiastic and energized by team excellence, have a great understanding of social media platforms and an eye for detail, and would like to enhance your career with a unique and fun learning experience, and an amazing team, we invite you to send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Destination Campbell River is committed to creating a diverse workplace providing equal opportunity in recruitment, career development, and training for all employees. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.APPLY NOW! • VISITOR SERVICES AND CONTENT CREATION COUNSELOR • Destination Campbell River
Post Date: June 19, 2021 Deadline for Application: July 7, 2021
1235 Shoppers Row
Destination Campbell River operates the official Campbell River Visitor Centre located in downtown Campbell River, in the heart of the Cultural District, on Shoppers’ Row. Our top priority is connecting with visitors in a meaningful and efficient way, sharing Campbell River’s story and the unique possibilities that can be discovered within and around our community and region.
Our Visitor Centre staff strive to provide visitors with friendly, accurate information about upcoming events, accommodations, adventure tours, attractions, activities, and restaurants in the region. Our goal is to enhance visitor experiences by connecting guests with the right information and local partners who offer the experience or products they are looking for. Staff and business operators work closely together to ensure that visitor experiences within the community are exceptional.
The Visitor Centre is Campbell River’s official resource centre for unique activities, adventure tourism, accommodation, transit information, park locations, retail experiences, maps and much more.