Tourism Development Officer


Maintains visitor services, liaises with businesses and public sector prepares and plans in partnership with local tourism agencies and services. May work with local authorities or public/ private destination management organisations.


Key Responsibilities

  • Undertake research and manage projects
  • Identify and develop tourism products and services
  • Develop promotional material
  • Collect and analyse tourism and market statistics
  • Prepare reports
  • Undertake tourism and marketing promotional activities
  • Prepare tourism strategies, marketing plans and monitor budget
  • Encourage and support tourism development and the industry through networking meetings
  • Work with the media to raise the profile of the area and to generate positive publicity for the area


Education Pathways: SIT40116 – Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism SIT50116 – Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management