Business Development Assistant

Center for Aquaculture Technologies Canada - Souris, PE (29 days ago)

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The Center for Aquaculture Technologies is seeking a motivated individual to support the
Executive Vice President of Research and the Senior Manager of Business Development in all
aspects of the Business Development Department. As a valued member of this results-driven
team, the successful candidate will fulfil an integral role in helping to ensure the Business
Development Department meets its annual targets.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  •  Providing administrative support through internal and external communication and management of the Business Development travel calendar
  •  Assist in the preparation and submission of grant applications
  •  Assist in the preparation of customer quotes and contracts
  •  Prospect research of potential customers and new markets
  •  Data entry and database maintenance
  •  Assist with monthly sales reporting
  •  Assist in the coordination of marketing opportunities
  •  Maintaining the inventory of marketing material
  •  Aid in content development for various marketing channels (website, social media, print media)


  • An undergraduate degree or diploma in a relevant field
  •  Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
  •  Flexible and willing to take initiative; able to handle multiple, shifting priorities
  •  Full professional proficiency in English including written and oral communication skills
  •  Proficient in working with databases (CRM) and productivity tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) with an aptitude to learn other tools and applications quickly

Previous experience in marketing or sales and/or the bioscience industry would also be

considered an asset

CATC offers a competitive salary and benefits including group health care and retirement

savings plans.

Please send CV/Resume and provide the contact information for three references.


  • Vision care
  • Dental care

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Business Development: 1 year (Preferred)