Promote, shape, and enhance Sitka’s image through accurate and effective communication strategies. This position works directly with the director of Visit Sitka and the executive director of the Sitka Chamber of Commerce to create and implement publicity strategies and campaigns. This position requires exceptional project management and excellent written communication skills. A lot of descriptions include this, but we REALLY mean it. To succeed in this role, you will be a wordsmith and storyteller of the highest caliber, while managing dynamic multi-faceted projects.

he Greater Sitka Chamber of Commerce was established in 1903 and is a voluntary organization of business and community leaders who promote, support and facilitate commerce and economic growth in the community. Visit Sitka is a private, non-profit marketing organization serving Sitka under a city contract for destination marketing organization (DMO) services. With a combined year-round staff of 5 full-time employees, the team produces a wide variety of programs and projects to support Sitka’s businesses and organizations, as well as improve the wider local economy.

Starting pay: $45,000-$55,000 DOE

Benefits may include: Paid leave

Submit cover letter, resume, two professional references and at least two writing samples and two project work samples. Initial reviews will begin July 1 and will continue until the position is filled. Email to Laurie Booyse at tourism@visitsitka.org.