Business Development Officer
School of Business
Competition #13AU-49 Bow Valley College is one of Alberta’s fastest growing colleges with more than 20 locations across southern Alberta. Our mission is to contribute to the vitality of communities and strength of the economy through innovative adult education programs and services which equip students for successful living, lifelong learning, and work in a global knowledge-based environment. We’re looking for an enthusiastic individual to develop and maintain revenue generating activities for the School of Business.
Reporting to the Dean you will market current or potential Business School programs to organizations - business, other post-secondary institutions, private agencies, government, and non-profits. Specific duties include: research and write project proposals; perform due diligence for potential contracts; and project manage awarded contracts. Your objective will be to increase revenue and program exposure; establish community relations activities throughout the region; regularly consult with the business community; research opportunities and make recommendations; respond to local and regional inquiries; respond to RFPs; evaluate financial aspects of proposals (costs and revenue); and draft proposals.
In this role you will need communications, interpersonal, and organizational skills and the ability to work independently. This is a full-time position ending July 2014 with the possibility of extension. Job Requirements
Diploma or bachelor’s degree in business administration or marketing.
2+ years of experience in a related field.
Good computer skills including MS Office.
Experience in preparing/giving presentations, finance, and working in a diverse environment.
Hold a valid driver’s license and the ability to travel within Southern Alberta.
Closing Date: September 24, 2013
Please note: This is a Full-time temporary position with an approximate end date of July 31, 2014.
Salary: 57,660 – 77,400/annum
Your future is closer than you think. At Bow Valley College you can make a difference in the lives of our learners. We are as committed to our employees’ success as to our students and offer a competitive pay and benefits