Hospitality Newfoundland and Labrador has been the voice of the provincial tourism industry since the association was founded in 1983. Its work on behalf of members and the industry itself has played a crucial role in developing the tourism industry into the flourishing economic driver that it is today. We are seeking a Manager of Advocacy and Communications to play a key role in the success of this exciting organization.
The Manager of Advocacy & Communications will develop and implement a strategic advocacy and communications plan that supports and enhances the organization’s role as the Voice of the Newfoundland and Labrador tourism industry. Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Manager will be accountable for both internal and external communications to favorably impact public policy issues, members interest, product quality and to enhance Hospitality Newfoundland and Labradors reputation with stakeholders. Primarily responsibilities would include research, policy analysis development, relationship building, strategic advocacy planning, and communications planning & execution.
We seek a professional communicator, highly motivated, and experienced with developing communications and advocacy campaigns that deliver results. The successful candidate will have a university degree or college diploma in Tourism, Public Policy, Communications or Public Relations with a compliment of approximately seven years experience in the fields of Advocacy and Communications. Prior experience working in a not-for-profit industry association would be asset. An equivalent combination of experience and training will be considered. S/he will be able to influence others through well-developed oral and written communications skills and be a team player who works collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders. This role requires an individual who can thrive in a fast-paced environment while juggling many tasks at once.
To express interest in this position please apply online or contact:
Bobbi Glenn Butler
Meridia Recruitment Solutions