As one of the UK’s most highly respected Destination Management Organisations, we are on the lookout for a talented PR and communications star who is ready to start an exciting new chapter in their career.

Based in the heart of the Lake District, this is a rare opportunity to take on a hugely rewarding comms role AND embrace a fantastic quality of life in a beautiful part of the world. As well as two World Heritage Sites, two National Parks and a stunning coastline, there is world-class food and drink, culture and adventure to enjoy.

Our mission is to grow and strengthen the county’s £3.1billion tourism industry and enhance the region’s reputation on the national and international stage.

The successful candidate will immerse themselves in our busy, dynamic team and proactively generate national media profile for some of the country’s most successful tourism businesses. You will have extensive professional PR experience and media contacts, along with a broader base of practical marketing, digital and commercial know-how.

Your attitude will be ‘can-do’, your approach hands-on. You’ll also be super organised with a proven ability to work flexibly and independently to turn ideas into action, as well as a confident team player who can actively engage and inspire a wide range of audiences. It goes without saying that you will have top-notch copywriting skills and a sparkling attention to detail.

As we look ahead to the post-pandemic world, we need someone with plenty of energy, resilience and creativity, who thrives in high pressure situations and believes that ‘nothing is too much trouble’.

If that sounds like you, apply now and show us why you have the practical skills, experience and knowledge to make a positive impact.

Salary: Up to £27,000pa, depending on experience. (Full time).

To apply, candidates must complete an application form and email it to hsewell@cumbriatourism.org by 5pm on Wednesday 10 February 2021.

Please pay close attention to the specific minimum requirements on the job description, as shortlisting will be based on this criteria.

Downloads

  1. Job Description
  2. Application Form

For further information

Contact Reception on
01539 822222 or info@cumbriatourism.org