Area Manager

  • Job Reference: 747967
  • Date Posted: 23 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Health & Fitness
  • Location: South Somerset
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Health & Fitness
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Exciting Opportunity: Area Manager for South Somerset!

Are you a strategic leader with a passion for the leisure industry? 4Leisure Recruitment are seeking an experienced Multi Site Manager to oversee a contract of four leisure centres in South Somerset. This is your chance to join a dynamic team dedicated to excellence in leisure services!

Key Responsibilities:

Business & Sales Management: 
  • Drive sales and develop the business plan to achieve key performance targets.
  • Manage budgetary and cost centre performance across multiple sites.
Operational Management:
  • Ensure the highest standards in the daily management and operation of leisure services and events.
People Management:
  • Lead recruitment, development, and day-to-day management of all staff, maintaining high performance and work standards.
Partnership Management:
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with local authority partners to ensure contract compliance and delivery of their objectives.
Ideal Candidate Will Have:
  • Exceptional commercial awareness with a proven track record in managing sales targets and income performance.
  • Senior operational experience in the leisure industry.
  • Demonstrated success in leading and managing cultural change.
  • Experience overseeing multi-site operations, including large-scale events.
  • Strong IT skills for producing and interpreting reports and data.
  • Awareness of industry trends and developments.
  • Proficient in problem-solving, project management, customer service, and staff management.
Location: South Somerset
Salary: £50-£55k p/a
Hours: 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday, based within the centres 
Contract Type: 12-month Fixed Term Contract with potential for a permanent role thereafter

Why This Role?
This role offers a competitive salary and the opportunity for a permanent position. Freedom Leisure values growth and development, providing a supportive environment for career progression. Join a forward-thinking team committed to excellence in the leisure industry.

To register your interest apply today!