Employment Opportunities

The Oregon Coast Visitors Association (OCVA) has openings for two key staff positions: Sales & Marketing Coordinator and Industry Communications Coordinator. Together, these positions will build a cohesive and seamless internal/external system of communication between OCVA staff, state tourism agencies and a broad range of tourism industry partners.

Successful candidates will find themselves living at the coast and working in a fun and fast paced environment where each day brings a new challenge. If you are ready to build a rewarding profession in a rapidly growing industry, this position might be for you. The right fit on every level is important to us!

We are searching for a fun loving, light-hearted individuals who also possesses a solid work ethic and get’er done attitude. Our tourism world is always changing and our need to continuously adapt is paramount. Therefore, we seek intuitive team players who deal well with transitional environments and have entrepreneurial spirits.

The Oregon Coast Visitor’s Association (OCVA) is the official Regional Destination Management Organization (RDMO) as designated by the Oregon Tourism Commission, DBA Travel Oregon. Our association is comprised of Chambers of Commerce, Visitors Centers/Bureaus, resource management entities and 100+ private tourism businesses along Oregon’s 363 miles of coastline. We advocate on behalf of the coastal tourism industry by facilitating industry alignment, coordinating industry management efforts and by engaging in cooperative promotional activities which achieve maximum, measurable benefits for our coastal economy with minimal negative impacts on our quality of life. Learn more about our work.





1.) Cover Letter explaining why you are interested in the position and highlighting your top three qualifications;

2.) Professional Resume;

3.) Five Professional References from individuals familiar with the credentials described in your cover letter and resume.


Submit all materials by e-mail in .pdf file format with your file named [ your last name, your first name ] by 5:00pm August 25th, 2017 to:

Marcus Hinz, Executive Director of the Oregon Coast Visitors Association director@thepeoplescoast.com and copied to dave@thepeoplescoast.com

Application review will beginning on 8/28 and position is open until filled but expected to begin in early October 2017.