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There has never been a more exciting time to work in the Northern Ireland tourism industry as our status as a “must see” destination grows throughout the world. Tourism is an important driver of the local economy in Northern Ireland. More than 43,000 people are employed in the local tourism and leisure industries and the sector generates over £723 million in revenue each year for the local economy.

Working for NITB provides our people with an opportunity to be involved in the development and promotion of local tourism at a strategic level. We are focused on being an excellent organisation and our working practises and organisational culture are underpinned by the Investors in People Standard and the European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM) framework. 

NITB has business units specialising in many areas including marketing, web development and design, industry development, finance, information technology, press and PR, digital communications, quality standards and human resources, etc.
To review our Recruitment and Selection process please click here.
The latest job opportunities within NITB are detailed below. NITB also advertises job opportunities in the local press and online.
Current Vacancies

Chief Executive

The role of NITB Chief Executive is one of the most important appointments in Northern Ireland.

The role demands a strategic leader who can demonstrate the vision, experience, credibility and enthusiasm to develop and support the ongoing transformation of Northern Ireland tourism. The successful candidate will provide strategic direction and oversee the delivery of high quality services in line with international best practice to continue to build on the platform that has already been established.

To request further information including a full candidate briefing document and application form please email quoting ref: 697. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion about the opportunity please contact Ciaran Sheehan or Claire McKee on +44 (0)28 9072 5750.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 12 noon, Monday 9th February 2015.

NITB is an equal opportunities employer.


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