Tourism Development Executive - Temp Contract (Marketing Assistant)
Manchester City Centre
Salary circa £20,582
Our client is responsible for promoting Manchester on a national and international stage.
They are responsible for developing Manchester into a leading leisure and business tourist destination for domestic and international visitors, as well as enhancing the national and international reputation of the city-region.
Our client now has an exciting temporary opportunity (to be reviewed after 9 months), assisting and providing support to their Tourism Development team. In this newly created role, you will work closely with businesses within the tourism industry to promote the organisation and their initiatives.
They are therefore looking for an individual with excellent communication skills and the ability to build effective relationships, as you will liaise with a wide range of colleagues and contacts. You will need to have strong interpersonal skills and the confidence and professionalism to represent the company at meetings and when dealing with their members.
Strong organisational skills will also be vital in this varied role along with IT and administrative skills, as you will be responsible for updating and circulating information, responding to enquiries and maintaining accurate records. You will need to be a team player, with a positive and flexible approach and a willingness to travel around Greater Manchester. An understanding of the tourism industry would be advantageous.
Closing date for applications: Wednesday 1 July 2009.
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