|Title||Director of Tourism & Cultural Arts|
|Organization||Memorial City Hall Performance Center|
Under the direction of the City Manager, responsible for planning, directing, managing and overseeing the activities and operations of all functions of the Tourism and Cultural Arts Department, including Tourism (Visit Marshall), Convention Center/Community Centers, Library, Arena, Golf Course, and Memorial City Hall. Assist other city departments in coordination and marketing of special events such as Wonderland of Lights, Second Saturday, and other events throughout the city. Coordinate the application process and distribution of Hotel Occupancy Tax (HOT) funds. Plan, assign, supervise, and evaluate the work of staff; oversee the hiring of new employee, interns and volunteers. Establish and maintain positive relationships within the community. Prepare and administer departmental budget, controls expenditures in accordance with budget appropriations; evaluate needs and recommend staffing levels, materials, and equipment and capital improvements. Serve as staff liaison to the Visit Marshall Board and co-liaison to Keep Marshall Beautiful. Perform additional duties as apparent and/or assigned.