Interim Executive Director (part time)

Employer Information

Employer: The Tourism Society
Contact: Hayley Beer-Gamage

Salary Range: £40000 - £40000

The Tourism Society’s Board is seeking an experienced, self-motivated Interim Executive Director to manage the Society and help the Board define and deliver a new operational model.

For the past 40 years the Tourism Society has been providing tourism professionals with a forum to debate and exchange views, expertise and opinion through meetings, conferences and publications. On a day-to-day basis the Executive Director is responsible for the efficient and effective operation of the Society and works with the Board of Directors to develop the Society in accordance with its mission and aims.

We are looking for an individual with drive and passion.  We are a small organisation with big ideas delivering an excellent events programme and maintaining regular communications with our membership.  The successful candidate will identify new opportunities to further develop the Society and raise the profile of the organisation across the wider visitor economy.

Comfortable working in a small but dynamic organisation, the successful candidate will have experience in managing finance and budgets and motivating teams, be well-organised and target-led, with excellent communication skills and a desire to work with a committed Board on achieving its strategic goals.

Contract: Immediate through to March 2019

Hours: Part time 30 hours per week with occasional evening and weekend work required as necessary.

Salary: circa £40,000 pa pro-rata dependent on experience.

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Application details
To apply for the role, email your CV and covering letter, stating why you believe you are suitable, to:

Applications close 5pm on Thursday 10 May 2018