Manager, Tourism and Destination Development – City of Guelph


Published May 2, 2022
Closing Date: May 22, 2022

When you join the City of Guelph, you join a team of 2000 full and part-time employees who deliver services the community relies on every day. Together, we are bringing to life Guelph’s vision of an inclusive, connected, and prosperous city where we look after each other and our environment.

As a regional top employer, the City of Guelph values its employees and offers competitive salaries, excellent benefit packages, opportunities for professional development, a healthy work-life balance, and many roles with flexible work options. Our corporate values are integrity, service, inclusion, wellness, and learning. Guelph is consistently ranked as one of the best places in Canada to live, work, and play—all good reasons to consider a career in this beautiful city.

The Opportunity

The successful candidate will provide visible and positive leadership to staff that creates a work environment that is inclusive, respectful and motivating.  Reporting to the General Manager, Economic Development and Tourism, the position will lead tourism services through integrated programs and activations, delivery of visitor information services, further destination development and grow partnerships in the community that support tourism. Additionally, the candidate will oversee the operations of/and or support the operator of the Guelph Farmers’ Market and its opportunities for growth. With the newly implemented Municipal Accommodation tax, the Manager will have oversight and responsibility of the programming including the relationship of the Destination Marketing Organization. Two additional staff will be hired to assist is the implementation of this program.

Guided by the goals and objectives of the City of Guelph Corporate Strategic Plan and committed to the Corporate Values of integrity, service, inclusion, wellness and learning, the candidate will aid in the achievement of the Community Vision for an inclusive, connected, prosperous city.

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  • Position: Manager, Tourism and Destination Development
  • Salary: $87,200.00 - $109,000.00
  • Closing Date: 05/22/2022

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