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Job Details

Business Development Officer

Employer

Global Academy of Holistic Leadership and Coaching Inc.

Date Posted

June 13, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 to $38.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 20 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Part Time Leading to Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 13, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Global Academy of Holistic Leadership and Coaching Inc.

Languages

English

Education

  • Bachelor's degree
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

Experience an asset

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • MS Excel
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Windows
  • MS Word
  • MS Outlook
  • Microsoft Publisher
  • Microsoft Visio

Additional Skills

  • Supervise professional and support staff and students
  • Perform administrative tasks

Work Setting

  • Consulting firm
  • Business and/or industry
  • Research institute, laboratory or centre
  • School or educational institution/establishment

Specific Skills

  • Administer programs to promote industrial and commercial business investment in rural and urban areas
  • Respond to enquiries from members of the business community concerning development opportunities
  • Provide consulting services to government and other organizations
  • Provide advice on procedures and requirements for government approval of development proposals
  • Plan development projects
  • Develop venture capital sources
  • Develop policies
  • Develop social and economic profiles of urban and rural areas to encourage industrial and commercial investment
  • Develop and implement business plans
  • Deliver presentations at conferences, workshops or symposia
  • Conduct surveys and analyze data on the buying habits and preferences of wholesale and retail consumers
  • Conduct comparative research on marketing strategies for industrial and commercial products
  • Conduct social or economic surveys on local, regional, or international areas to assess development of potential and future trends
  • Review and evaluate commercial or industrial development proposals
  • Prepare reports, research papers, educational texts or articles
  • Conduct analytical marketing studies
  • Design market research questionnaires
  • Evaluate customer service and store environments
  • Design, conduct and analyze quantitative and qualitative research projects
  • Develop feasibility studies
  • Prepare funding applications
  • Set up corporations
  • Develop marketing strategies
  • Ensure appropriate business/commercial licenses are in place
  • Conduct online marketing, E-commerce and Website promotions
  • Maintain database of potential franchisees, real estate locations and on-line buy/sell Internet sites
  • Develop portfolio of marketing materials

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Cellular phone

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Willing to travel regularly

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment

Ability to Supervise

  • Working groups
  • Contractors
  • Staff in various areas of responsibility

Work Location Information

Various locations

Computer and Technology Knowledge

Salesforce

Personal Suitability

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

Workplace information

Remote work available

Financial benefits

Commission

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Team building opportunities

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Do you have the necessary equipment for remote work (i.e. internet, home office, etc.)?
  • Do you have education in this field of employment?

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Business Development Officer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

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 for this NOC group 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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