General Manager -Bedford

General Manager -Bedford

  • Location

    Bedford, Bedfordshire

  • Sector:

    Health & Fitness

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    £28000 - £34000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mark Manning

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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General Manager - Gym Relaunch - Bedford -Circa £28,000 basic, 20% bonus potential

This is a fantastic Health and Fitness General Manager opportunity in the Bedford area to relaunch one the coolest, largest and newest gyms in the region, working for a successful and stable privately owned operator who has plans to push forward their growth.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Your number one priority is to keep your team and members safe during this unprecedented time so you will be hot on cleaning, ensure safe distancing and that your team are well drilled and compliant with health and safety too. (All PPE equipment and usage guidelines is provided).
  • You will recruit, coach and inspire your gym team to be the best they can be every day, leading on training, PDP's, appraisals and managing performance.
  • Ensure members have a memorable customer experience with each and every visit to keep them coming back for more.
  • Driving new member sales initiatives through sales planning, in-reach and outreach activity and social media.
  • Administration for the club including payroll, budgets, rotas, club audits and HR procedures.
  • Evaluating and developing their fitness product offering especially group exercise.
  • Create a fun environment for team members and members and instill a strong sense of community with events and challenges.

Person Specification:

  • Outgoing, assertive, hands-on leader who thrives on interacting with customers and developing team members.
  • Highly organised and able to multi-task in a fast moving business.
  • Experience in delivering exceptional operational and customer service standards in a high volume customer centric environment as a General Manager, Club Manager, Centre Manager or Store Manager.
  • A demonstrable passion for health and fitness and being fitness qualified would be a bonus.

The package includes a basic salary of circa £28,000 depending on experience, 20% bonus potential and if you are qualified to personal train, you would take 100% of your PT earnings outside your 40-hours.

For more information please click apply and we will be in touch if you meet the above criteria.