Tourism development officer - Queensland Industry Tourism Council

Tourism development officer

Tourism development officers develop and promote tourism to attract visitors and generate economic benefits for a particular destination. They maintain visitor services, liaise with businesses and the public sector, and prepare and plan in partnership with local tourism agencies and services.


  • 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

Future demand

Future demand - stable

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