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Job Details

Business Development Officer

Posted on Oct 06, 2020 by Canadian Imperial College, Edmonton

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $40,000.00 to $50,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Nov 14, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Canadian Imperial College, Edmonton

Languages

English

Education

  • Bachelor's degree
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

Experience an asset

Budgetary Responsibility

0 - $100,000

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

Presentation software

Additional Skills

  • Plan and control budget and expenditures
  • Market business services
  • Develop promotional materials
  • Write and edit press releases, newsletter and communications materials

Area of Specialization

  • Advertising
  • Survey research services
  • Sales
  • Public relations
  • Media relations
  • Market research
  • Marketing
  • Business services

Specific Skills

  • Manage contracts
  • Plan, direct and evaluate the activities of firms and departments that develop and implement advertising campaigns to promote the sales of products and services
  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the design, development and maintenance of Internet and Intranet sites to manage an organization's Internet presence
  • Assist in product development and direct and evaluate the marketing strategies of establishments
  • Establish distribution networks for products and services, initiate market research studies and analyze their findings
  • Direct and evaluate establishments and departments that develop and implement communication strategies and information programs
  • Direct and evaluate establishments and departments that maintain media relations on behalf of businesses, governments and other organizations
  • Direct and evaluate establishments and departments that publicize activities and events on behalf of businesses, governments and other organizations

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Enhanced reliability security clearance

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Willing to travel cross-border
  • Willing to travel for extended periods
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

3-4 people

Work Location Information

  • Various locations
  • Outside Canada

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Business Development Officer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Business Development Officers and Marketing Researchers and Consultants
DIRECTIVE

Interest in co-ordinating information to plan development projects with representatives of a wide variety of industrial and commercial enterprises, business associations and government agencies, and to develop strategies to attract venture capital; and in administering programs to promote industrial and commercial business investment and tourism

INNOVATIVE

Interest in developing policies and programs to promote industrial and commercial business investment in urban and rural areas, and in developing social and economic profiles of urban and rural areas to encourage industrial and commercial investment and development

SOCIAL

Interest in consulting to advise on procedures and requirements for government approval

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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