Job opportunity for a Tourism & Events Officer (full-time)

Salary £28,203 initially on a two-year contract

The Town Council requires a Tourism and Events Officer in this beautiful Wiltshire town. 
Are you self motivated, a proven organiser with both creative flair and strong marketing skills? Are you someone that makes things happen and get things done?
Are you passionate about the ability of local government to make a difference, deliver excellent services and help to produce a lively and stimulating environment? 
If so we want to hear from you.
Bradford on Avon Town Council is in the South West of England and we are proud of our reputation for delivering events and working with partners on tourism in the town.
In 2015, thousands of people came along to our events, making this one of our highest profile services. Our year-long calendar of events contributes greatly towards making Bradford on Avon one of the best places in which to live, work or visit.
We are now seeking to recruit a Tourism & Events Officer, who will be someone who is well organised, have an eye for detail, an understanding of good marketing and project management and the confidence to raise sponsorship and funds from external partners.
You need to work well in partnership with other organisations and be able to organise and run events where you are the lead organiser.
Please email or write to the Town Clerk to request an application:
Tel: 01225 864240 
Bradford on Avon Town Council 
St Margaret’s Hall
St Margaret’s Street 
Bradford on Avon 
BA15 1DE
Please include your postal address
Closing date 05.09.16    
Interview Date  12.09.16
The Council is an equal opportunities employer.