Senior Executive, Business Development, MICE (Exhibitions focused)
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 in developing global marketing strategies to promote Hong Kong as the “Trade Fair Capital of Asia” via overseas industry events and various promotional channels in collaboration with exhibition stakeholders.
Assist in the business development activities for soliciting new exhibitions to be held in Hong Kong and boost attendance to trade exhibitions.
Assist in planning, tracking and providing fulfillment of privileges offered to exhibition organisers.
Work with internal department for the implementation of the biennial Exhibition Onsite Survey.
Collect attendance statistics from exhibition organisers and prepare the annual exhibition report.
Build and maintain rapport with all exhibition-related parties and stakeholders both internally and externally.
Maintain a database of all current and past exhibitions and provide data analysis.
Provide administrative support for the team, including database management, procurement of supplies and services, internal / external reporting.
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, gained in hospitality industry.
Experience 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.
Self-motivated and proactive, able to work independently and as a team with strong interpersonal skills.
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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We are an equal opportunities employer.