San Diego's Historic Hotel Del Coronado Searching For "Chief Holiday Officer"

September 6, 2023

San Diego's historic Hotel Del Coronado is searching for a visual storyteller to take on the position of Chief Holiday Officer for the 2023 winter season. The position comes with a three week stay at the The Del and $3,500 pay. 

The 135-year-old Hotel Del Coronado is searching for a skilled social media person to take on the role of Chief Holiday Officer for three weeks this November 20 through December 11, 2023. In exchange for providing captivating photos and videos of the resort's holiday experiences, the iconic San Diego property is offering its Chief Holiday Officer $3,500, complimentary accommodations for two, hosted holiday experiences, a daily $250 food and beverage stipend and travel expenses.  

Hotel Del Coronado is likely San Diego's most popular destination during the winter holidays. This year, the resort will return 100 years in the past with a theme inspired by the glittering art-deco extravagance of the 1920s. For the 2023 season, The Del will outfit itself with holiday lights and festive décor in emerald green, shimmering silver and gold, delicate pearls, and velvet.​ The resort will also bring back holiday experience favorites including Skating by the Sea and Frostbite Lounge, special holiday dining, redesigned "All That Jazz" Dynamic Light Show with a new lounge, beachside Igloos, and more. 

Interested applicants for the Hotel Del Coronado Chief Holiday Officer position must submit their application by 9am PST on Tuesday, September 26. Finalists will be contacted for a virtual interview, and the person selected will be notified by October 18, 2023.

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