Job Location: Based in Northern British Columbia
Terms: Full time, 2 years
Indigenous tourism is one of the fastest growing sectors in the tourism industry and Indigenous Tourism BC and The Northern BC Tourism Association continue to partner to assist in further developing the industry in the northern BC region.
Through this unique partnership, Indigenous Tourism BC and The Northern BC Tourism Association aim to connect Indigenous communities to tourism development opportunities based on current regional and provincial tourism strategies. Our goal is to support the advancement of Indigenous tourism by providing responsive and respectful regional-specific support through meaningful engagement with Indigenous communities and tourism partners.
The role of the Indigenous Tourism Specialist is to connect emerging entrepreneurs, growing businesses, and interested communities to development and planning opportunities, programming, and resources that will support Indigenous tourism economy and business.
We are grateful for funding from Destination BC and Western Economic Diversification to support this work.
Indigenous Tourism BC and Northern BC Tourism Association are seeking a talented individual to join the team to support the advancement of a competitive, sustainable, and socially conscious Indigenous tourism industry in northern British Columbia.
The successful applicant will work directly with the Northern BC Tourism Association Team, in partnership with Indigenous Tourism BC in a coordinated and collaborative approach to engage Indigenous partners to develop and support indigenous tourism and to promote the indigenous experiences and products of the Northern BC region.
Come prepared to join a diverse team to grow Indigenous Tourism!
Reports To: Northern BC Tourism Association
To apply for this job, please send your resume and cover letter by email to April Moi, Industry Development, Northern BC Tourism Association at [email protected].
We look forward to hearing from you!