Promotion and Awareness Agent

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Promotion and Awareness Agent

 

Reference Number: 20121211
Location: Outaouais
Terms of employment: Full-time (37.5 hours per week) contract until March 31, 2013
Salary: $46,000-$62,000 annual (according to experience)

Description

The Promotion and Awareness Agent will work with a dynamic team to promote, plan and implement the ongoing development and expansion of CEDEC Small Business Support Network throughout Quebec.

Expectations and Responsibilities

• Promote understanding, awareness and participation in CEDEC Small Business Support Network
• Plan, promote and implement information, networking and skills development activities for entrepreneurs.
• Mobilize and engage resources to achieve objectives defined the CEDEC Small Business Support Network Expansion project plan.
• Engage community volunteers and partners in support of the project objectives
• Negotiate contracts and agreements in support of project objectives
• Advise and support policy development related to the goals and objectives of CEDEC Small Business Support Network
• Represent CEDEC Small Business Support Network for the purpose of government liaison and community relations
• Work in cooperation with all CEDEC employees and volunteers to foster and support community engagement in the light of CEDEC’s mission and strategic plan
Reporting and Accountability
• The Promotion and Awareness Agent will report to the Operations Manager.

Qualifications

• A University Degree or post-secondary qualification/certification and/or relevant work experience which would include economic and administration knowledge and interests
• Bilingual: English and French – spoken and written.
• Strong computer literacy with experience using Microsoft Office
• Willingness to work in a flexible structure
• Willingness to travel

Skills

• Capacity to work productively with volunteers
• Ability to work independently and creatively
• Entrepreneurial skills
• Ability to develop and maintain a network of relationships and partnerships within the community
• Strong teamwork and leadership skills
• Work experience related to community economic development

Contact

To apply for this position, email your resume with cover letter to the Community Economic Development and Employability Corporation (CEDEC) at jobs@cedec.ca by December 19, 2012. Please include the reference number and job title in the subject line of your email. Only selected applicants will be contacted for an interview.

CEDEC is a leading partner and driving force for community economic development and employability. A volunteer driven organization, CEDEC sparks economic innovation in building forward-looking, prosperous and confident communities across Quebec through sharing expertise, knowledge and building partnerships.

For more information about CEDEC, visit /en/page/broken-link?old_url=http%253A%252F%252Fwww.cedec.ca.

 

CEDEC is funded by the Government of Canada’s Enabling Fund.

 

Deadline: 
19 Dec 2012
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CEDEC
Huntingdon  Quebec
Canada