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HR Officer / BTA/1110

Context

The British Tourist Authority (BTA) is the national tourism agency and an accredited non-departmental public body (NDPB) funded by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS), and trades under the name of Visit Britain/Visit England (VB/VE). The British Tourist Authority is a global organisation with 300+ people based in 18 different countries and has a diverse culture. The People and Talent team (P&T) enable the teams to work efficiently and productively through engagement and development.

Main purpose of the role

This role will primarily support the HR operations and business partnering team with internal People & Talent administrative procedures, systems, practices, and events and act as the first point of contact for HR-related queries.This role will work closely with the whole HR team to provide efficient administrative support across all HR aspects to ensure effective delivery of the service is maintained.

This role requires the blend of both an HR background to support and facilitate queries submitted to the People inbox and excellent organisational skills to balance the requirements of supporting the senior HR Management Team.

The job holder will need to have experience in systems, including building and running basic HRIS system reports. We are looking for a positive and proactive team player, that identifies solutions, takes forward their delivery, and has a strong customer focus. We are particularly keen to find a candidate with good communication skills and interest in systems and data.

For more information, please refer to the job description.

The application window will close at 23:55 (UK Time) on 10th October 2021.

Employment type

Fixed Term/Full Time
Salary:
£25,000 - £27,000 depending on experience.
Deadline:
10 Oct 2021, 23:55

Events Executive / BTA/1136

Context

The British Tourist Authority (BTA) is the national tourism agency and an accredited non- departmental public body funded by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS), and trades under the name of VisitBritain/VisitEngland (VB/VE). The British Tourist Authority (BTA) is a global organisation with 300+ people based in 19 different countries. The successful candidate will join a passionate and globally diverse and inclusive community. Visit Britain is the Government’s Tourism Board and it aims to be the best tourism board in the world. It has responsibility to capture the hearts and minds of tourists to inspire them to visit our great nation.

VisitBritain has historically organised a broad range of events. The central events team delivers events which support the leisure and business events areas of the organisation and have recently delivered virtual events during the pandemic. VisitBritain are in the process of developing the new portfolio which will include a mixture of virtual, live and hybrid. The team will deliver the Britain and England strategy through VisitBritain/VisitEngland (‘VB/VE’) owned events, key global trade exhibitions and international activations to ensure that the VB/VE brand has significant presence at these key activities. In turn, this will enable lead acquisition and increased business opportunities for destination and supplier partners and add value to the work carried out by the destinations in the international markets to deliver economic benefit for the UK tourism industry.

Main purpose of the role

To support the Events Manager and the team in delivery of the event portfolio - ensuring that all events are delivered to a high standard, within budget and that delegate and partner expectations are met and if not exceeded.

For more information, please refer to the job description. If you have any questions on the role, please contact us on recruitment@visitbritain.org

The application window will close at 23:55 (UK Time) on 7th October 2021.

Employment type

Fixed Term/Full Time
Location:
London, Great Britain
Salary:
£25,000 per annu,
Deadline:
7 Oct 2021, 23:55

PR Executive, VisitEngland / BTA/1133

Context

The British Tourist Authority (BTA) is the national tourism agency and an accredited non- departmental public body funded by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS), and trades under the name of VisitBritain/VisitEngland (VB/VE).

The British Tourist Authority (BTA) is a global organisation with 300+ people based in 19 different countries. The successful candidate will join a passionate and globally diverse and inclusive community. Visit Britain is the Government’s Tourism Board and it aims to be the best tourism board in the world. It has responsibility to capture the hearts and minds of tourists to inspire them to visit our great nation. As the national tourism agency, VisitBritain/VisitEngland plays a unique role in building England’s tourism product, raising Britain’s profile worldwide, increasing the volume and value of tourism exports and developing England and Britain’s visitor economy, maintaining distinct activities to develop and market English tourism.

We are currently seeking a motivated and proactive PR Executive to join the VisitEngland PR team to help us spread the word to Domestic Media, on the array of amazing tourism experiences and destinations across the country, from our creative cities to our inspiring coast and countryside.

Main purpose of the role

The VisitEngland PR Executive supports the team to generate positive editorial coverage of English tourist destinations to our target domestic audiences, reflecting the brand positioning and objectives of the England market strategy and ensuring PR delivers as a key part of the wider marketing mix. This role will provide support to VisitEngland and as required the wider VisitBritain destination PR channel, enabling the team to focus on delivering editorial content, media/influencer visits and PR campaigns, whilst ensuring that we continue to report to a high level on activities and are able to continue to monitor and adapt to global changes in media trends.

For more information, please refer to the job description. If you have any questions on the role, please contact us on recruitment@visitbritain.org

The application window will close at 23:55 (UK Time) on 5th October 2021.

Employment type

Fixed Term/Full Time
Salary:
Up to £25k per annum, depending on experience.
Deadline:
5 Oct 2021, 23:55

Company Secretarial Executive / BTA/1131

Context

The British Tourist Authority (BTA) is the national tourism agency and an accredited non- departmental public body funded by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS), and trades under the name of VisitBritain/VisitEngland (VB/VE).

The British Tourist Authority (BTA) is a global organisation with 300+ people based in 19 different countries. The successful candidate will join a passionate and globally diverse and inclusive community. Visit Britain is the Government’s Tourism Board and it aims to be the best tourism board in the world. It has responsibility to capture the hearts and minds of tourists to inspire them to visit our great nation.

We are seeking an experienced Company Secretarial Executive for 3 days a week on a full time basis. This role sits within the Legal Department and also the Chairman & Chief Executive’s Office. The role will liaise with senior stakeholders across the VisitBritain and VisitEngland Boards and colleagues at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS).

Main purpose of the role

To act as the Governance paralegal in order to ensure the smooth running of the BTA Board, Visit England Advisory Board (VEAB), the Remuneration and People Performance Committee (REMCO) and the People Board. Additionally, to administer all Freedom of Information (FOI) requests and maintain various corporate segisters.

For more information, please refer to the job description. If you have any questions on the role, please contact us on recruitment@visitbritain.org

The application window will close at 23:55 (UK Time) on Sunday, 3rd October 2021.

Employment type

Permanent/Part Time
Location:
London, Great Britain
Salary:
£35,000 - £40,000 Per Annum, Pro-rata
Deadline:
3 Oct 2021, 23:55

International PR Executive / BTA/1137

Context:

The British Tourist Authority (BTA) is the national tourism agency and a non-departmental public body funded by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS), and trades under the name of VisitBritain/VisitEngland (VB/VE). The British Tourist Authority is a global organisation with 300+ people based in 18 different countries and has a diverse culture.

As the national tourism board, VisitBritain is responsible for targeting international visitors to boost overseas visits and spend in the UK, working within 22 international markets. Tourism is worth £127 billion to the UK economy, creating jobs and boosting economic growth across its nations and regions.

VisitBritain is seeking a passionate, enthusiastic and creative candidate to join the International PR team, as PR Executive. This role presents an opportunity to promote Britain in a Post COVID world, uncovering fantastic stories to engage our customers globally, ensuring a trip to Britain is high on inbound visitors’ bucket lists. This is an exciting time to join the team!

Main purpose of the role:

Working with the Global Head of PR, Senior International PR Manager and three International PR Managers to support our PR activity across 22 global markets, inclusive of USA, China, India, GCC, France, Germany, Australia and the UK. The central PR team is part of a wider earned/owned team comprised of our central social and editorial content team. All teams have a remit to work in an integrated manner to maximize exposure across channels, providing consistency in messaging.

For more information, please refer to the job description.

The application window will close at 23:55 (UK Time) on 27th September 2021.

Employment type

Permanent/Full Time
Location:
London, Great Britain
Salary:
£23- £25K per annum, depending on experience
Deadline:
27 Sep 2021, 23:55

Head of Business Events / BTA/1132

Context

The British Tourist Authority (BTA) is the national tourism agency and an accredited non-departmental public body (NDPB) funded by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS), and trades under the name of Visit Britain/Visit England (VB/VE).

The British Tourist Authority is a global organisation with 300+ people based in 18 different countries and has a diverse culture. The People and Talent team (P&T) enable the teams to work efficiently and productively through engagement and development.

VisitBritain/VistEngland plays a unique role in building England’s tourism product, raising Britain’s profile worldwide, increasing the volume and value of tourism exports and developing England and Britain’s visitor economy

Business Events is a key contributor to the tourism mix and the international delegates attracted through events held in the UK bring significant spend and therefor strong economic impact.

Main purpose of the role

  • Lead the development and delivery of VisitBritain and VisitEngland Business Events strategies that compliment overall brand objectives (including GREAT and VisitEngland).
  • Manage public and private sector relationships with UK events industry and other key stakeholders including UK Government departments.
  • Develop a pipeline of future best prospect events for the UK regions and nations that deliver significant economic impact in line with wider strategic priorities of UK Government.
  • Work in partnership with Destinations and key stakeholders to support bidding and winning targeted international business events that align with key UK Government priority sectors.
  • Lead on the creation of a targeted multi-channel marketing programme to build demand for international events in the UK.
  • Grow awareness and consideration for the UK through international partnerships, sponsorship and international marketing.
  • Provide leadership for the UK events industry through expertise, research and evaluation.
  • Represent VisitBritain and VisitEngland at relevant UK and International forums that help to position the UK as a leader in Business events.
  • Build the Business Events sectors capacity through workshops, webinars, research and insights.
  • Manage the Business Events Growth Programme offering financial and Government advocacy support to win international events and grow existing events to an international audience.

For more information, please refer to the job description. If you have any questions on the role, please contact us on recruitment@visitbritain.org

The application window will close at 23:55 (UK Time) on 26th September 2021.

Employment type

Permanent/Full Time
Location:
London, Great Britain
Salary:
£75,000 per annum
Deadline:
26 Sep 2021, 23:55