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General Manager

General Manager

Job Title: General Manager
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Leith, Edinburgh
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Car +50% bonus
REF: AP 98_1520240932
Contact Name: David Peacock
Contact Email:
Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

General Manager - Edinburgh Newhaven 45K basic + car + 50% bonus potential

We are currently looking for a general manager to run one of the largest and most successful leisure businesses in Edinburgh. With an extensive portfolio of clubs throughout the UK and Europe, a market valuation significantly in excess of £1bn, my client continues to invest heavily in both the operation and their people to ensure that the business continues to outperform. As general manager In Edinburgh you will be running a £4m turnover business with responsibility for multiple income streams across memberships, retail, food and beverage, coaching and activity programs across a huge operation encompassing the finest sporting and leisure facilities in the market. It is a fun place to work and with constant innovation and investment, you'll be working at pace in an exciting and dynamic results based business.

We are very keen to talk to high achieving leaders from across the broad leisure, hospitality or retail sectors who can demonstrate their leadership and commercial skills in positively influencing a sales focused business through achieving great financial results and consistently delivering an exceptional customer experience. You will be working with a large team of heads of departments and up to 100 full and part time employees whose engagement, interaction and great service with your members are fundamental to your own success.

This is a role where you will be highly visible within the business with both your team and your members, you'll need the presence, personality and drive to make a difference in every facet of the operation and you will be unrelenting in driving operational standards. Commercially you will thrive in a culture that encourages and recognises entrepreneurial flair and allowing individual business units the opportunity to innovate and initiate localised plans whilst benefiting from well-established ways of working from a market leading and highly respected brand.

All applicants must have a genuine passion and interest for a healthy lifestyle, be prepared to work a flexible working pattern around the needs of the business which will include some weekend working. My client offers a market leading basic salary and bonus scheme along with an option to have a company car, 5 weeks holiday and free family membership to use any of the group's facilities.

Due to the huge volume of applications we regret that we will only be in contact with those candidates who meet the above criteria.