Careers at TRA

The Texas Restaurant Association is one of the largest state restaurant associations in the country. We exist to help our members increase sales, reduce expenses and improve profitability.

tralogo 250Our membership reflects the diversity of the state’s culinary landscape, from small family owned restaurants, to multi-unit independent operators, regional and national chains.

TRA is headquartered in downtown Austin, Texas with regional offices in Dallas, Houston and San Antonio. We offer full-time employees a comprehensive benefit package, including health care, a 401(K) plan and vacation time.

We recruit exceptional candidates for full-time positions and independent contractors. TRA has a strong sales team focused on membership and our annual convention and trade show, TRA Marketplace.

If you are interested in joining our team, please submit a letter of interest, salary requirements, and resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Current Open Positions

Graphic Designer
The graphic designer is responsible for conceptualization and design of solutions from concept to completion. Working as part of the marketing and communications team, the primary function of the graphic designer is to design and produce materials that support the Association’s brand strategy across digital and print platforms.

Graphic Designer, Austin

Marketing Manager
The Marketing Manager works with the VP Marketing & Communications to develop, execute and manage effective, comprehensive digital and traditional marketing campaigns; acts as project manager for the majority of TRA's marketing and communications initiatives; and has primary responsibility for TRA social media.

Marketing Manager, Austin

Member Relations Representatives
We are currently seeking  high-energy, self-motivated individuals to expand the association’s membership base through new member sales and retention.

Member Relations Manager, San Antonio Area

Account Executive – TRA Marketplace
The Texas Restaurant Association seeks  experienced, self-motivated, high-energy sales professionals to sell exhibit space for the largest foodservice trade show in the Southwest. Telecommuting may be considered for applicants who have excelled in, and have recent, relevant experience at telemarketing from a home office. [More]