• Belfast
  • £ 16.18 per hour
  • Temporary
  • HB-Industry Development Officer
  • Hollie.bright@premiere-agency.com

Industry Development Officer

Belfast

£16.18 per hour

Full time- 12 month post

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITY

The Job Holder will assist with the development of the Northern Ireland tourism industry, improving performance across key sectors in order to achieve the key objectives and targets identified in Clients Plan.

MAIN DUTIES

The Job Holder will be responsible for the following areas and activities:

Research / Analysis / Data Management

· Support the Unit Manager in undertaking an audit and research of industry needs.

· Analyse all relevant information and make appropriate recommendations to management.

· Identify research and communicate best practice in tourism

· Update information via database, web and other communication channels.

 

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA – EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

OPTION 1

  1. A 3rd level qualification.

AND

  1. A minimum of 2 years’ experience working in or managing industry development through training, workshops or toolkits.

OPTION 2

OR

  1. A minimum of 3 years’ experience working in or managing industry development through training, workshops or toolkits.

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA – PERSONAL EFFECTIVENESS

The Job Holder will also possess a high standard of:

  1. The ability to work within a team environment, on own initiative and take the lead where necessary including cross functional collaborations, to achieve organisational objectives.
  1. The ability to undertake market analysis, dissemination and communication of market research findings.
  1. The ability to network, build strong relationships and successfully engage with partners and stakeholders (both internal/external) towards a common goal.
  1. Excellent communication skills – oral and written – including writing and delivering strategies and action plans and experience of developing and delivering presentations to a wide range of audiences.
  1. Sound negotiation and interpersonal skills including experience of contract and project management.
  1. The ability to work to strict deadlines.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Applicants must also possess a current driving licence and use of a car for business purposes, or have access to a form of transport which will permit the applicant to meet the requirements of the post in full.

To apply send your cv via link to Hollie