Type of Post: Full time
Employer: HWBIDCo Ltd
Reporting to: The Board of Directors
Line-manager to: Project & Events Manager, Marketing and Communications Co-ordinator & Town Ranger
Package: £35,000 - 40,000 depending on experience; Contributory Pension; 25 days Annual Leave + Public Holidays. 35 hours per week. Based in High Wycombe town centre.
The High Wycombe Business Improvement District (BID) became operational on 1st October 2012 after being successful at ballot in July that year. After five successful years the BID was renewed for a further five years in 2017. HWBIDCo is tasked with driving forward a powerful, focused agenda for change in High Wycombe Town Centre to ensure a thriving future for the town and its businesses. HWBIDCo works to make the area more attractive and vibrant and ensure it is well represented, serviced and promoted.
We are a small, close-knit team who have created and are delivering a range of events, promotional material and improved visitor experiences to build on High Wycombe’s vibrant, and popular centre. The role will be based in our town centre offices and includes occasional out of hours and weekend work.
We are seeking a figurehead for the organisation. You must be proactive in meeting with, and listening to, the needs of our Levy Payers. Your role will include being the point of contact for the Local Authorities and you will be required to represent the needs of our Levy Payers at relevant project board/committee meetings. You MUST have excellent communication skills as you will be required to attend and host business networking meetings. You will also have previous experience in leading a team as you will be the link between our Board of Directors and the BID Team.
Main Areas of Responsibility:
This should not be considered an exhaustive list of responsibilities, and it is expected that the BID Manger role will grow and develop as the BID moves closer to renewal.
The successful candidate will be a British citizen or a UK resident with an existing work permit. Overseas applicants and applicants without an existing work permit need not apply. No agencies.
Unsuccessful applicants for previous roles will not be considered.
Closing date for applications is 16th July, 5pm. Please send your CV and a covering letter via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The post is subject to a six-month probationary period.