Tourism MICE Tourism Research Expert III Jobs in Ethiopia
Tourism MICE Tourism Research Expert III Jobs in EthiopiaJob DescriptionTourism Ethiopia is a government organization tasked with the development of Ethiopia’s tourist destinations, market and promotes destinations at national and international level through employing competitive marketing and promotional strategies to open new tourism opportunities, generate jobs and revenue for Ethiopia.
Tourism Ethiopia has crafted MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, Events and Exhibitions) Tourism Strategy, with the support of the World Bank Group /International Financial Corporation (WB / IFC), to support Ethiopia’s MICE sector.
The strategy document signifies Ethiopia as a convenient and appealing destination for organizing international meetings, conferences and events.
In this regard, to lead the sector in an integrated manner, National Tourism Convention Bureau has been established.
To support this first National Tourism Convention Bureau, Tourism Ethiopia is collaborating and working with international team of consultants and advisors, to learn and develop Ethiopia’s MICE sector.
Therefore, as part of the National Tourism Convention Bureau formation.
Tourism Ethiopia would like to invite qualified applicants to apply for MICE Tourism Research Expert III vacant position.
Description of Duties and Responsibilities
Implement effective MICE marketing programs in collaboration with travel partners, event organizers, Venues, and other industry stakeholders
Understand MICE industry trends and work in collaboration with the sales and business development team
Create strong MICE industry relationships with key local and international stakeholders
Identifying source markets, media, audience and content for MICE advertisement and advertorial activities;
Working with international and local outsourced marketing/advertisement agencies to successfully implement marketing and promotional program;
Leads and participates on international trade fairs, travel trades, exhibitions, forums, etc. to promote the country’s MICE products and penetrate to the market;
Prepares, Evaluates and implements contents on websites, social media, blogs, magazines, brochures, forums, etc.
Required qualification and work experience
Tourism Management, Tourism Development and management, Event organizing, Event management, Hospitality Management, Marketing.
4 years For BA Degree and 2 years for MA Degree.
Very good communication and interpersonal skills
Fluency in English and Amharic
Computer literate; proficient in Microsoft Windows and MS Office applications
Problem solving and creative thinking skills
Training and development opportunities:
Attractive learning and development opportunity with international trainings and mentorships
Experience sharing through attendance of international industry conferences and exhibitions
Job shadowing at peer national conventions in Africa and other countries
How to Apply
Qualified women are highly encouraged to apply
Applicants can apply in person at Tourism Ethiopia office or send their documents via Infote@ethiopia.travel
Registration period: Till June 18, 2020.
Applicants must bring copies and originals of educational credentials, cover letter indicating the position of their choice, and CV when they come for registration.
Address: Behind DH Geda Building, Bole Sub city, Woreda 02
For more information, you can call 011- 8 - 61 -96 - 27
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