Business Development Officer – Eurocom Corporation

28/04/2015

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Company: Eurocom Corporation

Position: Business Development Officer

Location: Ottawa, ON

Description: The Business Development Officer will be responsible for researching, developing and administering plans to support and promote business investment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop policies
  • Administer programs to promote industrial and commercial business investment in rural and urban areas
  • Plan development projects
  • Develop venture capital sources
  • Respond to enquiries from members of the business community concerning development opportunities
  • Provide advice on procedures and requirements for government approval of development proposals
  • Conduct surveys and analyze data on the buying habits and preferences of wholesale and retail consumers
  • Develop social and economic profiles of urban and rural areas to encourage industrial and commercial investment
  • Conduct comparative research on marketing strategies for industrial and commercial products
  • Prepare reports, research papers, educational texts or articles
  • Deliver presentations at conferences, workshops or symposia
  • Provide consulting services to government and other organizations
  • Conduct analytical marketing studies
  • Conduct social or economic surveys on local, regional, or international areas to assess development of potential and future trends
  • Review and evaluate commercial or industrial development proposals
  • Design market research questionnaires
  • Develop portfolio of marketing materials
  • Evaluate customer service and store environments
  • Design, conduct and analyze quantitative and qualitative research projects
  • Use knowledge of federal, provincial and other public and private funding agencies
  • Use knowledge of federal and provincial regulations/policies
  • Use knowledge of community and industry partners
  • Develop feasibility studies
  • Conduct online marketing, E-commerce and website promotions
  • Maintain database of potential franchisees, real estate locations and on-line buy/sell internet sites
  • Prepare funding applications
  • Develop marketing strategies
  • Develop business plans
  • Ensure appropriate business/commercial licenses are in place

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Completion of university
  • Certified Economic Developer (Ec.D.) designation through the Economic Developers Association of Canada (EDAC) or Certified International Trade Professional (C.I.T.P.) designation through the Forum for International Trade Training (FITT)
  • Knowledge of business or commercial development, economic development
  • Strong computer skills
  • Ability to work under pressure on tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong reading, writing, communications, critical thinking skills

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