PEI Connectors Program Officer Full Time in Charlottetown, PE

PEI Connectors

Branch Charlottetown PE CA

Program Officer
Charlottetown, PE

Connecting clients to members of the local business community; Coordinating program events, including business development bus tours….

Job Summary

PEI Connectors is an initiative of the Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce that facilitates connections between newcomer entrepreneurs and the PEI business community. The program is seeking a seeking a highly-motivated individual for the position of Program Officer. This is a full-time contract position based in Charlottetown, from February 26, 2018 to March 31, 2019.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Responsibilities and Duties

The program officer will be responsible for helping immigrant entrepreneurs achieve their business objectives in PEI. Duties include reviewing client business plans, assisting with implementation and monitoring progress; connecting clients to members of the local business community; driving client awareness of business development supports and programs; coordinating program events, including business development bus tours.

Qualifications and Skills

The successful candidate must have strong business and/or entrepreneurial skills, a proven ability to work well with the local newcomer and business communities, and superior written and oral communication skills. He/she must be independent, driven and results-oriented. Must be fluent in English and Mandarin; a car and valid driver’s license are required. A relevant post-secondary education would be considered an asset.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $39,975.00 /year

Required experience:

  • entrepreneurial: 3 years
  • Business Development: 3 years

Required education:

  • Bachelor’s

Required license or certification:

  • Drivers License (Class 5)

Required languages:

  • Mandarin
  • English

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Charlottetown, PE, CA
Posted on: 2018-02-11
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