Leisure & Activities Manager

  • Job Reference: 732934
  • Date Posted: 7 June 2024
  • Recruiter: Health & Fitness
  • Location: Camber Sands
  • Salary: £36,000
  • Sector: Health & Fitness
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Leisure and Activities Experience Manager - £36,000
 
A rare and exciting opportunity is now available for a Leisure and Activities Manager for a fantastic holiday park in East Sussex. If you are working in Pool management, Leisure or Activities and have a passion for developing a customer experience this is an opportunity not to miss!
 
This exciting role will play a leading part in the execution of a new phase of development for my client.  Focused on delivering an enhanced offering for holiday makers and owners involving outdoor and indoor experiences ranging from high ropes, zip wires, Segway, swimming, pottery, painting and much, much more!!
 
This role will oversee the operational delivery of all on park activities and experiences. The main goal of the role is to deliver an industry leading on park experience for all or customers whilst maximising revenue and profit and adhering to all health & safety measures.
 
Key Responsibilities include:
  • Managing, organising, controlling and supervising efficiently the Leisure and Activities and departments
  • Ensure delivery of the financial targets of the departments P&L and company guest experience KPI’s.
  • Recruiting, retaining, motivating, training and consistently developing the department heads along with their direct reports
  • Taking full responsibility of all revenue streams within the departments
  • Managing agreed budgets of controllable expenses and wage costs, alongside determining and implementing strategies to increase year on year sales and to achieve agreed gross profit margins throughout reporting departments.
  • A key focus area is agreeing, with department managers, their business plans and performance targets and monitoring these to take the necessary corrective action.
  • Ensuring the safety of customers and team members and security of all activities and leisure equipment, chemicals, plant room and pools.
  • Ensure that customer feedback is regularly monitored and respond accordingly.
 
Person Specification:
Essential:
  • Passion for delivering the ultimate customer experience
  • Experience of planning and organising projects
  • Experience in leading and developing a team
  • Strong communication and influencing skills
  • Have previous experience of successfully delivering an Activities and Leisure programme
 
Desirable:
  • NPLQ Lifeguard qualification
  • Pool Plant Operations qualification
  • Hold RLSS Trainer Assessor Qualification
  • Hold a National Pool Managers Qualification
 
If you are ready for an awesome challenge with a leading UK holiday park operator please APPLY now!