General Manager – Business Improvement District (BID)

Job Ref: VP06062017
Type: Fixed Term to 31/3/2020 with possibility of extension
Location: Worcester
Salary: £35,000 - 45,000 p.a.
Closing Date: 22nd June 2017

Full Description

Worcester BID Board is looking to appoint an exceptional business leader to run the Worcester Business Improvement District.

We are looking for a self-starter with the passion and enthusiasm to lead a small team in successfully delivering the projects set out in our Business Plan over the remaining three years of the current term. Our vision for Worcester is a vibrant and prosperous city where businesses flourish, footfall increases and living, working or visiting our town is a truly enjoyable experience.

The right candidate will be an inspiring and experienced leader of people with outstanding communication skills who is able to influence others and develop positive collaborative relationships. You will have well-honed business skills and a real desire to achieve results which will enable you to deliver a clear return on investment for BID levy payers.

Your senior management experience will ensure you are confident in all situations and have the tangible skills to back this up, delivering strong budget management, excellent stakeholder engagement, effective project management and insightful ideas for future development. A passionate champion of the BID, you will communicate its aims, objectives and successes to diverse audiences including levy payers, stakeholders and potential investors across public, private and third sector organisations. You will keep the Board fully up-to-date with all the information it needs to steer the BID programme through effectively.

Please go to to download a copy of our Business Plan.

To apply, please email your full CV and a detailed, evidence-based covering letter setting out why you would be ideal for the role to Vance Parsons at by midday on 22nd June 2017. Interviews will be held in Worcester during the w/b 26th June 2017.

Severn Wye Ltd. trading as dh Recruitment Hereford and Worcester.