Operations Manager

3 days left

Chesterfield Venues
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Competitive Rates of Pay
12 Oct 2016
26 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Chesterfield Venues are looking for an Operations Manager to manage the Operations team across the following: Winding Wheel; Pomegranate Theatre; Hasland Village Hall; Assembly Rooms.

You will be responsible for the delivery of all events (including shows, promotions, conferences and hires) at both Pomegranate Theatre and Winding Wheel, and as required at Hasland Village Hall and Market Hall Assembly Rooms, ensuring that all staff and events operate safely and comply with current legislation and that the service is of the highest standard.

You are also to be the Premises Manager of either the Pomegranate Theatre or Winding Wheel. To ensure that all secondary sales income from events at the venues are maximised, including bar, catering, and merchandise.

The Venues operate 7 days a week including some Bank Holidays; consequently a flexible approach to working hours is essential. Exact shifts will relate to the performance or event starting times and there are seasonal changes.

The successful post holder will have good commercial awareness, good communication skills, and the ability to work on his or her own initiative, utilising excellent management skills and the ability to deal with confrontation.

Experience of managing bar and catering operation, and to assist in the promotion of lettings,

You must have experience of computerised based letting systems and have previous experience in a hospitality or entertainment operations environment along with excellent customer service skills.

It is essential requirement of the role that you have a Management qualification ILM Level 3 or above), with a First Aid Certificate and a CIEH Level 3 Award in Health and Safety Award or equivalent.

You must possess the ability to be mobile between sites in order to maintain the level of service required for the role.

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