2 JOB POSITIONS AT Rwanda Chamber of Tourism : ( Deadline : 31 January 2019)

2 JOB POSITIONS AT  Rwanda Chamber of Tourism :  ( Deadline : 31 January 2019)


 

2 JOB POSITIONS AT Rwanda Chamber of Tourism : ( Deadline : 31 January 2019)

 

JOB AT Rwanda Chamber of Tourism : RESEARCH AND MARKETING COORDINATOR : ( Deadline : 31 January 2019)

 

The Rwanda Chamber of Tourism is one of the 10 professional chambers that currently exist under the umbrella of the Private Sector Federation (PSF), which is dedicated to promoting and representing the interests of the Rwandan business community. It was established in December 1999, replacing the former Rwanda Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

JOB TITLE: RESEARCH AND MARKETING COORDINATOR

REPORTS TO: DIRECTOR GENERAL

LOCATION: KIGALI, RWANDA

CONTRACT DURATION: 2 YEARS RENEWABLE

ABOUT CHAMBER OF TOURISM:

The Rwanda Chamber of Tourism is one of the 10 professional chambers that currently exist under the umbrella of the Private Sector Federation (PSF), which is dedicated to promoting and representing the interests of the Rwandan business community. It was established in December 1999, replacing the former Rwanda Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Following the establishment of the PSF, the Rwanda Chamber for Tourism was established in 2006, with a mandate of enhancing business opportunities through effective lobbying and advocacy for the tourism and hospitality industry in Rwanda.

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

 

The Research and Marketing Coordinator will work under the supervision of the Director General and will undertake tasks related to promoting membership and Chamber/Associations’ programs. S/he will ensure excellent service delivery to members and potential members. S/he will ensure accurate and comprehensive collection and reporting of information related to marketing and research activities to the Chamber Director General. S/he is expected to adhere to PSF code of conduct and ethics.

The Research and Marketing Coordinator will be responsible for;

Research on product development, tracking sales data and preparing reports
Developing and implementing marketing and advertising campaigns as well as maintaining promotional materials inventory
Identify and Plan promotional events/activations local, regional and international travel and tourism trade shows
Research on tourism travel trends, social media, and marketing trends.
Assist in managing the distribution, editorial content and timeline of the tourism guide, maps, and brochures
Assist in event planning and implementation
Liaise with Tourism Board and research new tourism options to best promote the tourism industry, services, and opportunities
Design and implement tourism marketing programs and efforts to promote businesses and activities
Handle all aspects of COT/Associations social media and web marketing tactics, including tourism event web-listings, google ad words.
Promote COT/Associations through social event listings, social media sites, Chamber/Associations websites, brochures, and print media.
Handle any other tasks as required

 




 

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:

 

Strong communication skills
Ability to set priorities and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
Excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills
Minimum 2 years of proven experience in business functions: Marketing, product development, public relations, customer service in tourism, travel, hospitality or a related field
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent recommendation letter from the university in Marketing, Travel and Tourism Management, Business Administration or a related field
Strong computer skills and use of MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, among others
Fluency in both English and Kinyarwanda is compulsory. Knowledge of French will be an added value
Knowledge of social media and other web marketing technologies (e.g. targeting Facebook posts and Google analytics)
How to Apply
Interested candidates should submit strictly their application letters, CVs with 3 references and notarized degrees not later than 31st January 2019 to the emailed to [email protected]

Chamber of Tourism is committed to diversity at the workplace and offers a supportive work environment. Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.

 



 

JOB AT Rwanda Chamber of Tourism : DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS : ( Deadline : 31 January 2019)

 

TITLE: DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

REPORTS TO: DIRECTOR GENERAL

LOCATION: KIGALI – RWANDA

CONTRACT LENGTH: 2 YEARS RENEWABLE

About COT:

The Rwanda Chamber of Tourism is one of the 10 professional chambers that currently exist under the umbrella of the Private Sector Federation (PSF), which is dedicated to promoting and representing the interests of the Rwandan business community. It was established in December 1999, replacing the former Rwanda Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Following the establishment of the PSF, the Rwanda Chamber for Tourism was established in 2006, with a mandate of enhancing business opportunities through effective lobbying and advocacy for the tourism and hospitality industry in Rwanda.

POSITION SUMMARY:

 

The Director of Operations will work under the supervision of the Director-General. S/he will be in charge of defining, implementing and managing activities and processes that will translate the Chamber’s and Associations’ strategies into actions, with a high focus on: Membership management, Member services coordination, Research, and Marketing. S/he will be expected to adhere to PSF code of conduct and ethics.

 



 

The director of Operations will be responsible for;

 

Supervise the setting of key organizational processes and maintaining them of the CoT/Associations.
Oversee the preparations and implementation of the Annual Strategic Plan of the CoT/Associations.
Lead and motivate subordinates to advance employee engagement to develop a high performing operations team of the CoT/Associations
Conceiving and expanding member services portfolio that increases value to the members of the CoT/Associations
Setting up a member outreach and communication system and program that increases member trust and engagement of the CoT/Associations
Driving a marketing plan that broadens the CoT/Associations member base and establishes the organization as the main player in its space
Actively participate in the strategic restructuring, re-branding and corporate innovations of the CoT/Associations
Actively participate in the strategic drive of research programs and the conceptualization of new projects
Organize, inspire and lead a team of coordinators to deliver on the operationalization of the CoT/Associations’ strategies.
Analysis of issues affecting member business activities and propose solutions
To initiate position or policy papers and research aimed at informing policymakers, members and the Board
Advocate and liaise with various stakeholders on member issues
Report to the CoT DG, monthly, quarterly and annually about the progress of CoT/Associations’ activities and strategies
Handle any other tasks as required
Qualifications and Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree and 3-5 years in Economics, Marketing, Tourism or a Management related field with strong computer skills and understanding of statistical analysis software such as Excel, , MS Access, or any others
Strong communication skills;
Three years of experience working in tourism-related.
How to apply:

Interested candidates should submit strictly their application letters, CVs with 3 references and notarized degrees not later than 31st January 2019 to the emailed to [email protected]

Chamber of Tourism is committed to diversity at the workplace and offers a supportive work environment. Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.










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