International Trade & Investment Attraction Division

Would you like to play a part in building B.C.'s future economic success? Consider a career with the International Trade and Investment Attraction Division (ITIA).

The ITIA Mission is to "to defend and create jobs by ensuring strong economic and fiscal fundamentals, removing barriers to investments and growing exports to powerful new markets."

Working in partnership with many stakeholders, industry and levels of government, the Ministry's ITIA provides integrated trade and investment programs to help B.C. increase exports, develop international partnerships, attract investment and eliminate protectionist measures. The division focuses on key target markets, particularly in Asia, and the eight priority sectors identified in the BC Jobs Plan as having the most potential to bring new dollars into our economy.

ITIA Objectives

  • Promoting B.C. internationally
  • Attracting foreign investment
  • Connecting B.C. businesses to international buyers
  • Reducing barriers to trade
  • Identifying sector and market strengths and opportunities

This exciting hiring program will include a range of diverse opportunities in the Ministry of Jobs, Tourism and Innovation. We'll be recruiting applicants for numerous positions in International Market Development, International Investment and Company Attraction, Trade Initiatives, Strategy, Policy and Performance, and Division Operations.

Why Work for the ITIA?

As an external applicant, this is your opportunity to build your career through working on innovative new projects in exciting new areas and to gain a better understanding of what the BC Public Service has to offer. As an internal applicant, you'll expand your horizons and work experience in one of these career building roles.

Consider these exciting opportunities with ITIAhelping to build B.C.'s reputation as a preferred place to invest and do business!

Please watch this space for more ITIA opportunities in the coming months.

Working for the ITIA will give you the opportunity to explore all the benefits of working for the BC Public Service—the largest corporate employer in the province.

The BC Public Service embraces open communication, a collaborative work environment, and flexibility and choice in work styles and tools.

Our workforce covers a broad spectrum of occupations that require a diverse range of skills. We offer competitive employee benefits and programs, amazing learning opportunities, and a chance to engage in rewarding work with real career development opportunities.

Consider a career with the ITIA and help build British Columbia's economic future, or read about how to apply for other BC Public Service jobs.

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