Destination Canada (DC) needs a Business Development Manager to support business development activities for Alberta in the China market. Reporting to the Managing Director, China, and the Senior Business Development Manager, Travel Alberta, the successful candidate will represent Travel Alberta at tradeshows and industry events and maintain strong relationships with key travel trade accounts, industry organizations, partners, and government stakeholders.
Join DC and be part of a team that helps create memorable travel experiences in Canada for travellers from around the world.
Selection Process No: 2016-CTC-CHN-526
Tenure: Two year term
Closing Date: December 11, 2016
Salary: ¥281,489 – ¥365,936 per year
Organization: Destination Canada
Position Title: Business Development Manager
Language Requirements: Fully fluent in spoken and written Mandarin and English
Duties: The Business Development Manager, based in China, supports business development activities for Travel Alberta in China that deliver on defined performance targets.
The Business Development Manager is responsible for delivering on Travel Alberta’s strategic objectives by:
The Business Development Manager reports daily to the Senior Business Development Manager based in China, and reports regularly to the Business Development Director, Asia based in Travel Alberta’s Head Office in Calgary, Alberta.
Education: Undergraduate degree in marketing and/or Tourism or a suitable combination of education and work experience.
Experience: When applying, the candidate must clearly demonstrate in writing how they meet the following experience criteria:
Personal Suitability: Effective interpersonal relationships; creativity; judgment; results-oriented; discretion; confidentiality; diplomacy; detail-oriented.
Security: A Reliability Status or a Security Clearance may be required.
Entitlement to work in China: You must certify in your application that you are a citizen of the People’s Republic of China and legally entitled to work in China. DC reserves the right to require that you provide proof of your legal entitlement to work in China at any time. Please note that Destination Canada will not be providing relocation assistance.
Note: You must be able to provide proof of your education credentials if requested. When applying, candidates must clearly demonstrate in writing that they meet the above-mentioned education and experience criteria.
Persons are entitled to participate in the appointment process in the official language of their choice. Candidates are asked to indicate their first official language as well as their preferred official language in their application.
This competition may be used to staff similar positions.
Send your resume and application in MS Word format or PDF format to hr [at] destinationcanada [dot] com. Please specify the competition number (2016-CTC-CHN-526) in the subject line.
We thank all those interested for their time and care in submitting applications but regret that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted by the employer.
No phone calls or emails, please.
Please note that Destination Canada’s pension and benefit plans are completely separate from the federal public service. In general, candidates cannot transfer their pension and their service from the public service to Destination Canada.
Destination Canada is committed to building a skilled, diverse workforce reflective of Canadian society. As a result, it promotes employment equity and encourages candidates to indicate voluntarily on their application if they are a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group.
Destination Canada is also committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to a job opportunity or testing, you should advise the staffing official in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.