General Manager – Leisure Services

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Portland, Dorset
£30,000 - £36,000
01 Sep 2017
29 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

General Manager – Leisure Services 
Portland, Dorset 
£30,000 - £36,000 DOE 

Our client is recruiting on behalf of a successful community sports centre offering a wide range of wet and dry side leisure activities with firm plans for further expansion. They are now looking for a General Manager to join their team in Portland. 

If you’re a highly organised leisure centre manager with a great leadership style, this is a fantastic opportunity to progress your career with an award-winning charitable trust. 

You’ll have the chance to drive the ongoing success of a forward-thinking organisation offering outstanding facilities, excellent customer service and a friendly, passionate team. 

As the General Manager, you’ll ensure that customers using the company’s facilities receive a world-class service. 

Leading and inspiring your team, you’ll ensure that employees remain motivated and effectively delegate tasks to maximise productivity. You’ll encourage staff to contribute their ideas and find new ways to improve day-to-day operations. 

Striving to maximise commercial opportunities, you’ll assess any risks, optimise resources and ensure that budgets are effectively managed. 

Additionally, you’ll ensure that the centre adheres to relevant legislation and promote best practice throughout the business. 

Interested? To be considered, you will need: 

- Experience of managing a leisure centre, including wet and dry side facilities 
- Previous experience of supervising, motivating and creating a high performing leisure team 
- A National Pool Management Qualification 
- A Pool Lifeguard qualification 

Customer-focused and enthusiastic, as the General Manager, you will have excellent communication and negotiation skills. A logical approach to problem-solving, a great eye for detail and a commercial mindset are also key. 

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This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency. 

Additional Keywords: General Manager, Leisure Centre Manager, Leisure Services Manager, Swimming Pool Manager, Fitness Centre Manager, Activities Centre Manager, Retail Manager, Customer Service Manager, Customer Services.

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