Jobs, RFPs & Volunteering

Jobs at Travel Portland

Director of Research


The purpose of this position is to optimize the economic impact of convention and leisure visitors to Portland by collecting, developing, maintaining, and disseminating research findings, recommendations and actionable insights. This position will require a strong working relationship with departments within Travel Portland, as well as the Oregon Convention Center, our hotel community and other key partners.  This position will rely primarily on a strong analytical skillset, along with the ability to communicate results effectively.

Application deadline: The position closes at 4:00 p.m. June 28th.



If you know and love Portland, the perfect volunteer opportunity awaits you with the Visitor Information Center located in Pioneer Courthouse Square. This is a chance for you to share your knowledge and passion for Portland’s sites, history and culture, while also learning more through ongoing training programs, newsletter updates and educational site tours covering area attractions, hotels, restaurants and events.

As a volunteer, you will serve as an integral part of the Travel Portland team by greeting visitors and providing them with directions or suggestions on key points of interest, dining options and more.

Conveniently located in downtown Portland — on both the MAX line and Tri-Met bus routes — the Visitor Information Center is easy to access from anywhere in the Portland area. During each four-hour volunteer shift, you will interact with local, regional, national and international visitors to Portland, making new friends and learning along the way.

Please fill out our volunteer application to learn about current available volunteer opportunities.