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JOB: General Manager – Royal Perth Golf Club (WA)

POSTED ON October 29, 2021 @ 5:15 pm

Royal Perth Golf Club (the Club) is one of Australia’s premium private golf clubs located only 5 minutes from the Perth CBD and situated adjacent to the Swan River in South Perth.

Established in 1895, the Club is the oldest golf club in Perth and has a well-maintained 18 hole golf course, practice facilities, modern plant and equipment and a large Clubhouse with multiple function rooms.

The Club is seeking to appoint an experienced General Manager to administer its operations which include, the golf course, a busy calendar of golf competitions, a membership base of over 1,600 and a first-class food and beverage operation.

The General Manager will be responsible for the efficient and profitable operation of all aspects of the Club and its associated facilities. The Club has a $6m annual operating budget, employs 40 staff and is recording 60,000 rounds of golf per annum.

The successful candidate will have proven experience in managing the day-to-day operations of a club environment (or similar), strategic planning and exceptional leadership abilities. The General Manager will work closely with the Club’s management team and General Committee to deliver strategic initiatives.

Other requirements include a strong financial acumen and an understanding of:

  • Golf Club Operations;
  • Club licensing requirements;
  • Club, Hotel and/or Restaurant management;
  • Business administration and commercial business growth;
  • Human Resources management.

Additional mandatory attributes required:

  • Customer / Member service mindset;
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, negotiation and management skills.

Candidates will hold a degree in business management or other relevant qualification(s) and a minimum of 5 years experience in a senior management role. Demonstrable experience in golf administration and club operations will be highly regarded.

This is a salaried position that will require regular weekend work. Excellent working conditions are offered, and a competitive remuneration package will be negotiated.

Please forward your application to (Complete contact details etc.).

Applications close Friday 12th November at 5.00 pm.


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