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Project Manager: Tourism

Employer
Worcestershire County Council
Location
Worcester, Worcestershire
Salary
£34,667 - £37,068 per annum
Closing date
24 Jul 2024
Reference
REC#46628

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Sector
Local Councils
Job Type
Project management
Contract Type
Temporary
Working Pattern
Flexible hours
Hours
Part-Time

Job Details

Project Manager: Tourism
Salary: £34,667 - £37,068 per annum 
35 Hours per Week
Location: County Hall, Worcester with Hybrid working
Temporary: 2 Years

The Role:

Do you love Worcestershire?

Well, the Visit Worcestershire team are on look out for a new Project Manager to join their small but vibrant team.

Visit Worcestershire’s key aim is to put Worcestershire on the map as a destination of choice for visitors, creating a ‘Billion Pound’ Visitor Economy.

The team work on areas such as: business support programmes, national and international marketing campaigns, group travel and trade, as well as large scale projects and events – all with the aim to develop the sector and promote the County.

This exciting new role will focus on the delivery of our acclaimed business support programme, supporting businesses with product development and accessibility as well as supporting on a number of ad-hoc projects such as Taste Worcestershire.

The successful candidate will be pro-active, have project management experience, be great at communicating with people and businesses - with a keen eye for detail.

Experience working within Destination Management, or the wider tourism sector is not essential but is desirable.

The role is 35 hours per week on a two year – fixed term basis. Extension subject to funding.
The job is based within the councils Growth and Investment Team (flexible working available, must be able to get to County Hall twice a week).

For more information please contact Lorna Robinson, Visitor Economy and Destination Manager at lrobinson1@worcestershire.gov.uk or call 01905 843493


How to Apply:

Applications are invited to apply for this role. 
Please find the Application form, Job Description and Person Specification attached below.
Please write your submission with consideration for the essential and desirable criteria on the Person Specification. This should include examples why you should be considered; the experience, skills and knowledge that you would bring to the post.

Please submit your Application form to lrobinson1@worcestershire.gov.uk

Application Closing Date: 23:59hrs on the 24th J July 2024
Anticipated Interview Date: 1st August 2024

Company

The work we do at Worcestershire County Council matters! We are there for the most vulnerable people in society who need us the most, we are helping to build a successful and growing local economy, we protect our environment, we improve outcomes for our children, young people and families, and we help ensure our residents are healthier, live longer and have a better quality of life. In short, what we do makes a difference to people's lives!

With so many ways to contribute, the chances are we have a job opportunity that's the career for you.

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While you are working hard, doing your best for the people of Worcestershire, we will do our best to provide an environment that supports and inspires you.  Here are some of the top reasons why you should work here.

Notes for applicants

When you click 'apply', you will be re-directed to Worcestershire County Council's online application site.

To submit your application, you will need to login to our site (this is a separate login to WM Jobs).

First time applicants will be asked to create a new account.  Please note, you are only able to view the Job Description and Person Specification on the WM Jobs board not via Worcestershire County Council's online application site.

If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please let us know. 

Contact details: recruitment@worcestershire.gov.uk

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Company info
Website
Telephone
01905 846666
Location
Worcestershire County Council
County Hall
Spetchley Road
Worcester
Worcestershire
WR5 2NP
GB

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