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February 25, 2016

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Business Intelligence Coordinator (BIC) Job Description

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Location: Fredericton

Application Deadline: IMMEDIATE

As the community’s economic development organization, Ignite Fredericton is strategically focused on helping entrepreneurs – START, GROW and LOCATE their business. We are also working to attract and retain talent; and strengthening the economic development ecosystem through collaboration and strategic initiatives.

Ignite Fredericton operates as one organization with Planet Hatch offering startup services; and Knowledge Park, New Brunswick’s only technology and research park. As the Business Intelligence Coordinator, your work will be foundational and support efforts to attract investment and talent, as well as promote business growth.

Your position supports the Marketing & Communications Unit for Ignite Fredericton (IF), Knowledge Park (KP), and Planet Hatch (PH) with the following accountabilities and responsibilities:



o Market Intelligence / Research

o Marketing & Communication Projects / Task Force Support

o Corporate Results Package (quarterly) & Annual Reporting



o Market Intelligence – Researching key economic data to support economic development efforts including corporate results package. *This includes updating related web content.

o Communications Support – This can include preparing news releases/advisories, developing communications plans, composing strategic content for social media, newsletters, etc.

o Marketing & Project Support – This can include assisting with the development of marketing tools & campaigns, the composition of proposals /presentations to support investment attraction efforts, various project and task force related work, preparing submissions for various awards.


Required Skills & Experience:

o Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

o Comprehensive research skills.

o Organized self-starter with attention to detail.

o Ability to multi-task and prioritize projects.

o Tech savvy with an aptitude to learn new tools.

o Bilingualism is an asset but not pre-requisite.

o University or college graduate.

o Marketing/communications/media experience.


Accepting resumes until March 4, 2016; however, hiring may take place before this date:

Inquiries: 506.444.4686 │ info@ignitefredericton.comwww.ignitefredericton.com


Ignite Fredericton

40 Crowther Lane, Suite 100, Knowledge Park

Fredericton, NB, E3C 0J1