Jobs

VISITOR SERVICES MANAGER

Are you passionate about Champaign County and the community? Do you have strong communication skills and a flair for marketing? Then join the Visit Champaign County team as our Visitor Services Manager. This position will be a liason between our clients for meetings, sports and group travel while also assisting with leisure travelers and various marketing communications. Position is open until filled. Please send cover letter and resume to Jayne DeLuce at jayned@visitchampaigncounty.org. Click here for full job description.

 

SALES MANAGER

Visit Champaign County is looking for a creative and ambitious sales manager to sell Champaign County as the #1 choice visitor destination for a variety of markets including meetings & conventions, sports and group travel. This position would be responsible for sales calls, familiarization tours as well as attending tradeshows on behalf of Champaign County to drive business. If you are enthusiastic about Champaign County with several years of quantifiable sales experience, please send your resume and cover letter to Jayne DeLuce at jayned@visitchampaigncounty.org. Click here for full job description. Position is open until filled.

 

FLY CU VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY:

Fly Champaign-Urbana is looking for volunteers to represent them at various community events including Fighting Illini games! Volunteers will be expected to attend events, share information about the airport, pass out promotional materials, answer questions from the public and set up and take down the booths. Time commitment will vary depending on event; however, a minimum of four hours per event is expected. Volunteers will be asked to help staff events throughout the year as opportunities arise. Interested? Please contact jayned@visitchampaigncounty.org for more information.

Events Include:

Urbana Sweet Corn Festival
When: Friday, August 28 from 4 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. and Saturday, August 29 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Where: Urbana – Main Street between Race and Vine Street

CU Pride Festival
When: Saturday, September 19 from 1 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where: Downtown Champaign

Fighting Illini Football Games
Friday, September 4 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Game starts at 8 p.m. against Kent State
Where: Memorial Stadium
*Volunteers will be given tickets to attend the game once event is complete

Saturday, October 24 from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  
Game starts at 2:30 p.m. against Wisconsin (Homecoming)
Where: Memorial Stadium
*Volunteers will be given tickets to attend the game once event is complete

Saturday, November 14 times TBD
Game time TBA against Ohio State
Where: Memorial Stadium
*Volunteers will be given tickets to attend the game once event is complete