Assistant Manager, Business Development, MICE (1-year Contract)
Location: Hong Kong
WHO ARE WE?
At the Hong Kong Tourism Board, we take great pride in helping people across the world fall in love with our home. There are many challenges, but we continue in earnest to revitalize and reshape the Hong Kong tourism brand and build sustainable growth for our city’s economy. To achieve our ambition, we are inviting passionate talents with a global mindset to join us at this incredible juncture, and work with a dynamic and fun team.
HOW YOU WILL CONTRIBUTE AND LEARN?
Assist the Senior Manager to plan, develop and implement the business development plans for generating incremental MICE arrivals from short-haul markets
Identify potential association conventions, corporate meetings and incentive leads in Mainland and short-haul markets
Bid potential MICE events to Hong Kong by sourcing venue, recommending activities and soliciting proposals
Coordinate and execute marketing programs such as website development, training program and WeChat mini-program to build business and communication platform for the Hong Kong trade to strengthen trade partnership
Provide effective administrative services on all reporting, performance tracking and statistic to help achieving sustainable growth in MICE arrivals and maximising business generation
WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
University graduate in marketing, tourism, business administration or related discipline
Preferably at least 6 years of relevant working experience in business development and B2B marketing, of which from hospitality industry would be an advantage.
Experienced in handling incentive travel and corporate meetings is highly preferred
High proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese. Fluency in Putonghua is a must
Strong interpersonal skill, self-motivated and proactive
If you are passionate about our mission and believe you are the one we are looking for, please send us your resume with present and expected salary by clicking "Apply Now". We are looking forward to hearing from you.
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