Travel Alberta

Marketing Assistant, Meetings, Conventions & Incentive Travel (Co-op Student)

Oct 28, 2012
Oct 10, 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, Meeting Conventions & Incentive Travel (MC&IT); the Marketing Assistant, MC&IT facilitates administrative and marketing projects that contribute to the strategic and tactical proficiency of the department. This role will work directly with the Marketing Specialist, MC&IT on administrative projects, database management, partner surveys, familiarization (FAM) tours, site visit schedules, coordinating events and special projects as required.

Position Requirements
As Marketing Assistant, MC&IT you understand the tourism industry and marketing processes. Your ability to work under pressure, manage multiple tasks, set priorities, problem solve and work cooperatively with diverse people in a variety of settings will enable you to operate with accountability. Your attitude and collaborative approach enhances your ability to build relationships with team members and external partners. You are skilled in business communications and Microsoft Office Suite. You are currently enrolled and have completed one year in a relevant hospitality, tourism or marketing program.

Special Requirements
Some travel may be required.

Other Information
This position is based in the Calgary office.
January 2013 - April 2013
Hours of Work: 36.25 hours per week, Employment Status: Co-op Student

If you have the qualifications to succeed in this role, submit a cover letter, resume and transcript with the title in the subject line of your email to: 

Closing Date: October 28, 2012