Contract Opportunity: Atlantic Region Strategic Development & Coordination


The Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada is seeking a contractor as we move forward on a Pan-Atlantic Indigenous tourism strategy (Phase 2 of Atlantic Canada activation) to support the development and growth of Indigenous tourism in the Atlantic provinces.

The framework of the strategy aligns with the ITAC five-year strategic plan and strives to support and deliver on ITAC’s plan for growth in Indigenous tourism revenues, jobs and successful market-ready businesses over the next three years. The tourism marketplace is demonstrating a significant demand for authentic, meaningful experiences. The pan-Atlantic strategic plan responds to key opportunities to grow Indigenous tourism in Atlantic Canada including:

  • Implementation of an Atlantic strategy to support and grow Indigenous tourism
    operators and support regional development;
  • Product and business development of market/export-ready Indigenous tourism
    experiences across the Atlantic Region;
  • Increasing the capacity of Atlantic businesses and entrepreneurs through industry training and product development opportunities

This is a project-based contract position from June 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019. The application deadline is May 16, 2018 at 5:00 pm PST. For details please visit our employment page.