We are looking for a Business Development Assistant to Help grow Alberta’s International Region!
About the Company
The Leduc-Nisku Economic Development Association (Leduc-Nisku EDA) represents the County of Leduc, City of Leduc, Towns of Beaumont, Calmar, Thorsby, and Village of Warburg. The Leduc-Nisku EDA works with each municipality to attract, expand, and retain industry and business in the region and to enhance the region’s economy, creating long-term growth and prosperity. With recent substantial growth, we are recruiting for a new position of Business Development Assistant
About the Position
Reporting directly to the Business Development Manager, this is a three-month summer student position that will support the implementation of the BRE Project at the Leduc Nisku Economic Development Association. Tasks will focus on developing and updating the Leduc-Nisku EDA database, the implementation of an online business directory, planning and support for business and entrepreneurship services.
The ideal candidate for this position will be in a business or economics program and be a current student in good standing at an accredited post-secondary institution. You are a dynamic individual who has a strong desire to promote, enhance and sustain the quality of the Alberta economy.
• Student currently undertaking a business degree or diploma program and be returning to the program in the fall
• Strong communications skills
• Strong technology and computer skills
• Strong interpersonal management skills
The position will extend for 3 months, from June 1, to August 31, 2018.