Special Alert

Athens CVB Jobs and Internships

Current jobs available at the Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB):

  • Part-Time Receptionist
  • PR-Communications Intern

Part-Time Receptionist

The CVB Receptionist greets guests with a warm, sincere welcome and responds to inquiries/requests for information, whether in-person or by phone/e-mail. When necessary, take messages for staff. In addition, the receptionist will assist in performing secretarial duties as specified below. This position reports directly to the Executive Assistant.

Schedule: 10-15 hours per week, 2:30 - 5:00 p.m., M-F


  • Answers all incoming phone calls.
  • Ensures that all inquiries (walk-in, telephone, email) receive prompt and courteous responses.
  • Brochure area maintenance (back-up to information coordinator)
  • Assist Executive Assistant
  • Report generation
  • Accounts payable
  • Director’s calendar maintenance
  • Director’s correspondences
  • Travel arrangements
  • Meeting notifications
  • Meeting preparation
  • Office supplies, orders and maintains
  • Fiscal record maintenance

Job Requirements:

  • Customer-service oriented, welcoming and friendly demeanor within a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent writing, speaking, and organizational skills. Extremely detail-oriented.
  • Good with numbers.
  • Excellent computer skills, including being proficient with MS Office and database management.
  • Knowledge of Athens as a visitor destination.
  • Able to lift up to 25 pounds to assist visitors with brochure requests.

Send Cover Letter and Résumé to:
Venessa Banks, Executive Assistant
No phone calls, please.

PR-Communications Intern

PR-Communications Spring Internship applications now being accepted. 

Salary: Unpaid
Hours: 10-12 Hours/week.  
One-Two Positions filled each semester

  • contributing to the VisitAthensGA.com blog,
  • drafting press releases to promote Athens as a travel destination,
  • making pitches to targeted media,
  • maintaining content on travel websites,
  • social media,
  • email marketing,
  • assisting with media requests and press visits, and
  • other promotional and marketing activities.

All majors considered, Sophomore-Senior year.
Detail-oriented, professionalism, and reliability a must. Exceptional writing skills. Particular interest in social media; New Media certificate program a plus.

How to Apply: Send Cover Letter and Résumé to:
Hannah Smith, Director of Marketing and Communications
hsmith (at) VisitAthensGA.com 
No phone calls, please.

Open until filled. Apply 2-3 months prior to start of the semester. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.