PROJECT ADMINISTRATOR: Gateway to Trade and Doing Business with the World

Nov 2, 2023 | Vacancies


TTCSI Position – Short Term Contract

JOB TITLE: PROJECT ADMINISTRATOR: Gateway to Trade and Doing Business with the World

JOB SUMMARY: The Project Administrator will play a vital role in assisting with the coordination, execution, and administrative functions of the Gateway to Trade export booster programme and the Doing Business with the World initiative. 


The Project Administrator will be responsible for the following tasks:  

  1. Coordinate the Gateway to Trade Programme (100+ trainees and coaches) and the Doing Business with the World series
  2. Plan meetings and take detailed minutes
  3. Write and distribute email, correspondence memos, letters and forms
  4. Assist in the preparation of regularly scheduled reports
  5. Maintain current filing system
  6. Maintain office policies and procedures
  7. Order office supplies and research new deals and suppliers
  8. Maintain contact lists
  9. Submit and reconcile expense reports
  10. Set up administrative structure for the G2T programme and Doing Business with the World series
  11. Create and monitor databases of selected firms and trainees 
  12. Liaison with the consulting firm and respond to all their concerns and queries in a timely and professional manner 
  13. Liaison with diplomatic missions and other regional and international stakeholders for Doing Business Webinars
  14. Create a physical and electronic filing system 
  15. Monitor progress of firms and trainees 
  16. Set up meetings as required / schedule one on one meetings as required with firms and coaches 
  17. Telemarketing of the programme at the stage of selection of firms and trainees
  18. Transcribe minutes from meetings 
  19. Generate reports 
  20. Writing and organization of administrative material for public information
  21. All other administrative and event management support as the need arises 


  • Strong written and communication skills, including tact, diplomacy and public speaking skills 
  • Accounting Skills
  • Knowledge of computer programs (including MS Excel, MS Word)
  • Ability to communicate effectively with both internal and external clients
  • Demonstrated initiative, sound judgment and a ‘can do’ approach
  • Pro-active enthusiastic, outgoing self-starter capable of operating independently and as part of a team.
  • A positive and adaptable approach to problem solving.
  • Project Management Certificate is an asset. 


  • Associate Degree in Business Administration  
  • Certification in Project Management  
  • Experience in Project Administration of Training Programmes  
  • Computer literacy in Microsoft Office Suite. Desktop publishing/graphic design skills would be an asset.