Travel Alberta

Specialist, Meetings, Conventions & Incentive Travel (MC&IT)

Jun 24, 2012
Jun 12, 2012
Travel Alberta

Travel Alberta is the tourism marketing agency of the Government of Alberta whose mission is to grow tourism revenues with compelling invitations to experience Alberta. Travel Alberta strives to empower individual passion and build inspirational leadership as ONE TEAM.  If you want to be part of an organization with strong corporate values, passionate team members and a great culture, then Travel Alberta is the place for you!

Position Summary
Reporting to the Director, MC⁢ the Specialist, MC&IT position facilitates administrative and marketing projects that contribute to the strategic and tactical proficiency of the business unit. This position works collaboratively with In-market Business Development Directors, business units within Travel Alberta as well as with industry partners and vendors.  This role is responsible for administration, supporting tradeshows, client events, sales calls & missions, print and online advertising, client database and developing brand awareness with collateral material.

Position Requirements
As Specialist, MC&IT you understand the tourism industry, marketing processes and trends. Your skills in business communications, budgets, presentation and report creation will be of value. Your strong ability in critical thinking, creativity and multitasking are an asset in this position. A positive attitude and collaborative approach enhances your ability to build relationships with team members and external partners.  Three years of progressive marketing experience along with your Bachelor’s Degree or related diploma in Marketing, Tourism or Business is preferred.

Special Requirements
Some travel may be required. Some overtime may be required.

Other Information
This position is based in the Calgary office.
Classification: Specialist 1, Salary Range: $54,144 - $70,392
Hours of Work: 36.25 hours per week, Employment Status: Permanent

Closing Date: June 24, 2012

If you have the qualifications to succeed in this role, submit a cover letter and resume with the title in the subject line of your email to: If applicable, please indicate the name of the Travel Alberta Team Member who referred you to this role.

Travel Alberta offers a competitive compensation package that includes a full benefits package and ongoing learning & development, as well as the opportunity to work with a collaborative team in a results-oriented organization.

We wish to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest and advise that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Any personal information submitted will be managed with the strictest of confidentiality.