Chief Executive - Worcester Business Improvement District

Location: Worcester
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: c.£45,000 dependent on experience
Application Deadline: 16/12/19


Worcester Business Improvement District (BID) has just secured another term, following its most successful ballot result in its history. Building on this success, they are now seeking a dynamic and motivated leader with considerable experience in stakeholder engagement, programme and project management, managing a team as well as an understanding and perhaps experience of running Business Improvement Districts, to help take the organisation in to its ambitious third-term and continue the great work that is already in place.

The BID brings together a wide cross section of businesses from national retailers and independent shops to heritage facilities and the regional and head offices of some renowned corporate services. The main aim is to cement Worcester’s position as a key regional destination, ensuring a great visitor experience, and working with key partners to successfully deliver the next stage of the city’s growth and evolution. Worcester has an exciting future, and now is a pivotal time for city centre businesses, who are seeking a collaborative and inspiring leader to be part of the success story.

Job Purpose 

The Chief Executive Officer is responsible for the successful leadership and management and development of Worcester BID. The CEO will work to and contribute to the strategic direction set by the Worcester BID Board and will actively engage with levy payers and stakeholders and manage the BID staff team to ensure the effective and timely delivery of the BID Business Plan. 

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To apply please send a CV and covering letter, detailing your suitability for the role to recruitment@worcesterbid.com by Monday 16th December 2019, 5pm.

For an informal conversation about the role, please contact Phoebe Dawson (CEO) phoebe.dawson@worcesterbid.com before Tuesday 10th December.