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General Manager -Swindon

Job Title: General Manager -Swindon
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
Industry:
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Career development + benefits
Start Date: November 2019
REF: mjm3101_1570093563
Contact Name: Mark Manning
Contact Email: mjm@leisurepeople.com
Job Published: 18 days ago

Job Description

General Manager -New Fitness Club Opening -Near Swindon Wiltshire

£28,000-£36,000 O.T.E.+ personal training + career development

This is a fantastic General Manager opportunity Near Swindon in Wiltshirein to open what will be the most impressive health and fitness club in the area club for a company that puts its people and members first.

Key benefits include up to £8000 in performance bonuses taking your on target earnings up to £36,000, 29-days holiday, contributory pension, Life assurance and free membership. If you are personal trainer qualified, you can also personal train outside of your hours and would receive 100% of your earnings. The biggest benefit is the continued investment in your professional development giving you the tools to progress into multi-site management.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support with project managing elements of the new opening.
  • Recruiting, coaching, developing, supporting and inspiring a small management team and team of fitness coaches and personal trainers.
  • Driving new member sales initiatives through sales planning, in-reach and outreach activity.
  • Ensure members have a memorable customer experience with each and every visit to keep them coming back for more.
  • Evaluating and developing their fitness product offering including group exercise.
  • Ensuring the club is well maintained, clean, safe and compliant with brand standards at all times.
  • Create a fun environment for team members and members and instil a strong sense of community with events and challenges.

Person Specification:

  • Outgoing, engaging, fun personality with a hands-on approach to leadership and 'ownership' mentality.
  • Exposure to leading, coaching, developing and supporting high performing fitness teams.
  • Experience in managing fitness product, operations, and sales within a commercial gym environment preferably as a Leisure Club Manager, Centre Manager or General Manager and possibly as a very experienced Sales Manager, Assistant Club Manager, Deputy General Manager or commercial Fitness Manager.
  • A fitness qualification and ability to teach a gym floor class.
  • New opening and pre-sales experience is highly desirable.

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