Chief Executive Officer – Visit Pembrokshire

  • Location: Pembrokeshire
  • Salary:
  • Contract: Full time, permanent

Visit Pembrokeshire is seeking a Chief Executive to shape an exciting future for a vibrant tourism sector in the county of Pembrokeshire in South West Wales. This new organisation is the first of its type in Wales and offers a fantastic opportunity for the right person to help drive growth and development within this key economic sector.

The company is looking for an inspirational and empowering leader, who is able to define and deliver a roadmap that fosters innovation and change to deliver challenging strategic goals for the region’s tourism sector. You will have experience of achieving tough commercial goals, and enable Visit Pembrokeshire to deliver its service and goals to the highest standards with measurable deliverables whilst looking beyond this at how best to fulfil the DMO’s full potential.

A creative approach to membership growth, combined with proven experience in destination marketing and effective income generation strategies will be key. You will also bring considerable experience of managing robust operational and financial performance.

You will bring leadership flair combined with a bold, entrepreneurial approach and a passionate commitment to be the principal Ambassador for Tourism within Pembrokeshire. Demonstrating a deep empathy with the services, mission and values of the organisation, you will instinctively know how Visit Pembrokeshire should build on its achievements to ensure a strong and vibrant future for tourism in the county.

This is a high-profile, complex role requiring and accomplished professional senior manager with strong experience of the tourism sector and working with Boards and senior stakeholders at the highest level.  Outstanding communication, partnership and alliance building skills will be essential, and you will be adept at spotting and maximising opportunities to provide clear direction and effective management to staff, volunteers and members with the aim of growing the visitor economy and keeping Visit Pembrokeshire on a robust financial footing.

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