Under the direction of the Tourism Manager, the Sports Marketing Representative is responsible for attracting, retaining and developing sports marketing related events for Wicomico County, Maryland. The position is responsible for meeting established sales goals in order to grow sports marketing’s economic impact on Wicomico County. Primary responsibilities include event management, which entails format development, team recruitment & registration, budgeting, marketing, securing facilities, sponsorships, scheduling & logistics, and coordination of housing. Position requires networking with event organizers and other sports industry professionals to bring new tournaments and group business to Wicomico County. Ability to work evenings and weekends as needed is required as is some travel.
Bachelor’s Degree in related field. Work experience may be substituted for degree. Must have driver’s license with good driving record. Must pass background and drug testing.
Additional Salary Information: Position is full-time, qualifying for Wicomico County's healthcare, vision, paid leave and pension plans.
About Wicomico County Tourism
Located perfectly between the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay, Wicomico County, Maryland offers you the chance to experience outdoor adventures, Eastern Shore food, culture and history - all while enjoying great festivals and a variety of accommodations to suit your needs.
At less than a three-hour drive from major metro areas in the Mid-Atlantic, including Baltimore, Washington DC and Philadelphia, Wicomico is a great option for a day trip or weekend getaway. The County is also less than 30 minutes from the resort town of Ocean City, Maryland.