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JOB: General Manager – McLeod Country Golf Club

POSTED ON August 5, 2022 @ 4:21 pm

A genuinely exciting opportunity to lead one of Brisbane’s most popular golf clubs, into its next phase of operations and growth.

The Club

Mcleod Country Golf Club, founded in 1968, is located in the idyllic leafy western suburbs of Brisbane, just 19km from the CBD, in the thriving, established residential area of Mt Ommaney. It is a vibrant member and community focussed club, with a strong, supportive membership of over 750 golfers and 350 Clubhouse members, in addition to public and corporate golf play, the course currently attracts over 50,000 rounds annually. Facilities include a well-presented picturesque course, a Clubhouse with stunning elevated course views containing Pro Shop, Bar, Bistro and separate function areas, catering for members, events, conferences, meetings and weddings.

Further information on Mcleod Country Golf Club may be found at www.mcleodgolf.com.au

The Role

The Board of Directors is now seeking applications for the role of General Manager, from suitably experienced candidates. The General Manager will ensure a strong business management approach to Club operations through the provision of quality and cost-effective services to members and visitors. The General Manager will lead all operating departments and a small dedicated team, via reporting area managers, including Course Maintenance, contracted Pro Shop, Finance, Membership, Marketing/Events, Administration, Kitchen, and front house Food and Beverage.

General Manager will work with the Board to develop and review strategic and facility master planning, that will aim to engage the local community and realise the potential opportunities that exist for the Club.

The skills required

Applicants will need to demonstrate the following attributes:

  • High-level leadership qualities, with continual mentorship and guidance to staff
  • Hands-on team-building skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication abilities
  • Personable character befitting a membership environment
  • Industry operational experience in Golf, Food and Beverage, Events, Functions, Membership Services, Marketing, Finance and Human Resources
  • Experience in working with Club Board and Committee governance structures

Eligibility, Remuneration, and How to apply

You will need to be eligible or currently hold a Liquor Approved Manager Licence (QLD), RSA certificate, working with children card and the right to work in Australia.

A very competitive remuneration package, relating to your qualifications, experience and skills will be negotiated with the successful candidate.

The General Manager search is being conducted and managed by Leisure Strategies Club Consultancy.

Candidates are asked to forward a career resume and cover letter, addressing the skills required, to Paul Grainger, Managing Director of Leisure Strategies on email

For a confidential discussion on the role, you may contact Paul on 0413 356207

The closing date for applications is 26 August 2022

 

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