International Business Development Assistant

Job Type

Full Time



Application Deadline:



Three Copley Place, Suite 400
United States


Work for Canada!

With our progressive international and domestic policies, there has never been a better time to work for Canada. Join our global network of trade professionals that operates in more than 161 cities worldwide. 

The Consulate General of Canada in Boston is seeking an International Business Development Assistant to join our dynamic and results-oriented international trade team of professionals responsible for promoting, advancing, and strengthening Canadian trade, innovation and investment interests in the United States. Working within a team of ten, the assistant is responsible for supporting the work of the Trade section to work with Canadian companies and support investment attraction to Canada.

The Consulate also manages and operates the Canadian Technology Accelerator in Boston (CTA@Boston), which was awarded 2016 Accelerator Program of the Year by the International Business Innovation Association. The CTA@Boston connects selected innovative Canadian companies to US clients, strategic partners, investors, and global Canadian executives, to accelerate their businesses. The Assistant is involved in promoting the CTA.


Reporting to the Consul & Trade Commissioner (Investment), the Business Development Assistant delivers client-focused services; prepares responses to routine business enquiries; provides organizational support for projects and activities of the Business Development section, including executing social media content and marketing campaigns; provides administrative and clerical support to Trade Commissioners for the effective implementation of the program; collects, maintains and collates a variety of documentation and records; inputs data into the Client Management System (TRIO); and performs other duties as assigned.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

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