tourism policy director


Tourism policy directors develop and implement policies to improve tourism to their region. They develop marketing plans to promote the region in foreign regions, and monitor the operation of the tourism industry. They conduct research to investigate how tourism policies could be improved and implemented and investigate the benefits of the tourism industry to the government.

Alternative label

  • policy director tourism

  • economic development director

  • tourism policy manager

  • tourism strategy director

  • director tourism strategy

  • director of economic development

  • visitor attraction director

  • manager of tourism policy

  • director of visitor attractions

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

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