Finger Lakes Visitors Connection, Canandaigua

Job Opportunities at FLVC!

About Finger Lakes Visitors Connection (FLVC)

Finger Lakes Visitors Connection is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization, with our principal funding through Ontario County. When you join FLVC you are joining the third oldest and third largest Finger Lakes tourism promotion agency in the region. You will be working with passionate industry partners within Ontario County, the Finger Lakes Region and all over the world. Your work will contribute to the positioning of Ontario County’s tourism industry as a major contributor to developing the destination organization of the future. Our roles are as curators of our destination, adopters of business intelligence, catalysts for economic development, activists in placemaking in our communities and collaborators within our strategic networks.

DestinationNext is the title of our 2021-2025 Strategic Plan. The strategic plan was developed by Young Strategies using a Destinations International Destination Next format. These new jobs come as a result of your organization aligning new strategic plan with the skills and personalities needed to achieve our mission and vision. Having made it "through COVID" and now with a new strategic plan in place, FLVC is "staffing up" to implement and execute the new initiatives. We are expanding the organization to fulfill our role as a community shared value and our vision:  Our destination is valued as a dynamic place to live, work, play and be well; Ontario County’s Visitors Connection (FLVC) is viewed as an intentional community leader and equity partner in economic development, social and environmental responsibility. 

If you're looking for a new challenge and are ready to help in this mission - consider these jobs below. 

Where is Finger Lakes Visitors Connection? And, what's it like to work here?

Finger Lakes Visitors Connection’s home base is at 19 Susan B. Anthony Lane in Canandaigua, NY. The leadership promotes “workplace locational fluidity” with an eye on the benefits and team strength which result from being together at “home base.”
  • Team members have the opportunity to travel locally, regionally and multi-state and enjoy local experiences as you promote our destination.
  • Hybrid and remote work options are available.

How to Apply for any of these positions: 

Each qualified candidate is invited to submit a resume and a cover letter explaining why they would be an excellent fit for this position. Samples of any of the items mentioned here are welcome.

Finger Lakes Visitors Connection is committed to providing equal employment opportunities. We believe a diverse team brings a wider range of personal and professional experiences and perspectives. If you meet these requirements and are ready to embark on an exciting career opportunity, we’d like to hear from you!

Click on the links below for more details on any of these jobs. To apply - write to: JoinOurTeam@VisitFingerLakes.com

Director of Destination Brand Marketing 

The Director of Destination Brand Marketing sets and executes the marketing strategy, brand integration, and content development for Ontario County hospitality industry in New York’s Finger Lakes. You have a keen sense for identifying the nuances of the marketing environment and initiating competitive strategies that respond to today’s ‘always on’ consumers. You have a marketing superpower to see around corners that competitors don’t see and unlock the value and opportunities that are there to be seized upon. You are an agile, entrepreneurial, strategic marketing leader.

Our marketing leader is well-versed in the strategic priorities of the organization, uses relevant tourism data and consumer sentiment index data to achieve long-term growth strategies.  You love data and leverage research; you are a self-declared data geek!

Community relationships, stakeholder engagement, data driven decision making and strong communication skills are essential to raising awareness of and demand for Ontario County’s Finger Lakes as a destination in all verticals of the travel business. You are passionate about the Finger Lakes; and an engaged participant in our communities.

Brand Journalist and Digital Media Manager
Good news! FLVC's storyteller in chief has been hired! 


Partner and Community Engagement Manager

Contributes to FLVC’s strategic development initiatives and marketing plans by gathering and communicating travel and tourism marketing intelligence and trend information that supports the growth and sustainability of our industry and the placemaking of our communities.  A passion for data.

Builds relationships with thought leaders to grow industry awareness – positioning FLVC as an intentional community leader and an equity partner in economic development. A relationship builder.

Encourages innovation in our guest experiences and evaluates opportunities for development of our destination and our communities as dynamic places to live, work, play and be well. Thought leader, activist, planner for a better future.

Destination Concierge

Our Destination Concierge shapes and curates the guest experience ensuring an inspiring and informative experience for guests who are “on the ground” traveling as well as guests who are considering traveling to our area. Expert listener, needs translator and FLX enthusiast.

Supports team members with light research to produce reports on visitor interests, consumer experiences, business development data, and trends. Jack of all Trades, but a keen interest in consumer motivation.

Assist the business manager and others as requested in office organization and management. Flexible, Team Player.

How to Apply for any of these positions: 

Each qualified candidate is invited to submit a resume and a cover letter explaining why they would be an excellent fit for this position. Samples of any of the items mentioned within each job descriptions are welcomed.  Send materials to: JoinOurTeam@VisitFingerLakes.com

Finger Lakes Visitors Connection is committed to providing equal employment opportunities. We believe a diverse team brings a wider range of personal and professional experiences and perspectives. If you meet these requirements and are ready to embark on an exciting career opportunity, we’d like to hear from you!