Now Hiring: Destination CQ BID Manager

Destination CQ Business Improvement District (BID) Manager
Annual Salary: £32,000-£37,000pa
Working Week: 37.5 hours per week. Some evening and weekend work will be required.

Cathedral Quarter is a vibrant cultural quarter and leading destination in Belfast’s city centre. Its mix of hospitality, business and cultural activity make it one of the most exciting places in NI to live, work and visit. The Destination CQ Business Improvement District (BID) was voted in by businesses and organisations in Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter area on 15th April 2016 with an 84% majority by number and 91% by rateable value. The BID area covers 74 streets and represents over 600 businesses and organisations.

Destination CQ BID is currently seeking to appoint a BID Manager to deliver its five year Business Plan (download available from Reporting to the Board of Directors, the BID Manager will have day-to-day responsibility for the BID company, delivering projects to improve and enhance the Cathedral Quarter area.

The ideal candidate will be a dynamic individual with 5+ years’ relevant experience in management, planning, town centre management, visitor attractions, tourism, cultural management, event management, project management, marketing or similar. Their experience will include interfacing with a Board of Directors, leading people, developing and managing budgets, and developing and implementing strategy.


A job description and application form can be downloaded from If you require any additional information please contact Kim Walsh on 028 9031 4011.

The closing date for application forms is 12pm on 23rd June 2016. It is anticipated that interviews will take place on 29th June.