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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 11/10/22

Applications Due12/16/22

Vacancy ID116625

AgencyParks, Recreation & Historic Preservation, Office of

TitleDirector of Marketing

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $95056 to $120156 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Exempt Class

Travel Percentage 5%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Albany

Street Address 625 Broadway

City Albany


Zip Code12238

Minimum Qualifications Bachelor’s degree and five years of relevant experience. Two years of the experience must have been at a supervisory level.

Our ideal candidate is / has:
• A strong leadership track record
• Highly organized with strong management skills and ability to work optimally in a fast-paced setting with multiple deadlines.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Duties Description The Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has an exciting opportunity for a seasoned marketing professional. The Public Affairs Bureau carries out strategic communications and marketing for the state park system of 250 individual parks, historic sites, golf courses, trails, and marinas as well as the 750-mile Empire State Trail.

OPRHP is experiencing transformational change in capital investment, in programming offered to visitors, and in staffing. We are very proud that visitation again broke a record with more than 78 million visitors in 2021! The Director of Marketing will be responsible for planning, developing, coordinating, and implementing a broad range of marketing campaigns and initiatives intended to communicate and support OPRHP’s facilities, programs, events, and services. The Director of Marketing will also play a key role in preparing for an extensive marketing campaign revolving around OPRHP’s centennial. That’s right! The State Parks system as we know it will be 100 years old in 2024 (and we look GREAT for our age!).

If you think you have the experience and drive it takes to excel in this opportunity, we would love for you to JOIN OUR TEAM!!

Additional Comments NOTE ON TELECOMMUTING: OPRHP employees are required to apply and obtain approval through management to telecommute according to OPRHP Telecommuting Guidelines.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Brian Lee

Telephone 518-474-0453


Email Address


Street 625 Broadway

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12238


Notes on ApplyingPlease submit a cover letter as well as a resume when applying.

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