General Manager - UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY - UP TO £35K

Job Description

My client is looking for a passionate General Manager who has previous experience in a commercial environment and has great customer service skills.

Are you looking for somewhere to make a difference and build a career through delivering excellent service through people?

My client is a specialist business in the Travel and Tourism sector and is looking for a General Manager to join and really make an impact in the business by being commercial, engaging, driven and someone that has great people skills.

What does the role involve?

  • Responsible to the Board Members

  • Responsible for the implementation of all projects and general day to day running of the site

  • Lead, manage and motivate the employees and volunteers, and manage the assets and activities of the site, to achieve the strategies, policies and objectives of the Company Boards and Society Council.

  • Develop commercial, marketing and external funding opportunities to ensure the financial sustainability of the business.

  • Ensure that the site is a customer-focused tourist attraction providing an excellent experience for visitors.

  • Full responsibility for Health and Safety.

  • Act as initial professional point of contact with external organisations, and proactively represent the business to media and external stakeholders (including the local community, political leaders, local and national government, industrial partners).

What qualities will you need for this role?

This business model is very unique and are looking for an individual who has the following attributes…

  • Self-motivated

  • The ability to manage and deal with a number of different stakeholders

  • Has a commercial and business mind-set

  • Can show a great deal of empathy

  • Understanding of the heritage aspect

  • Engaging individual with excellent people skills

  • Someone who has a presence in and around the site and who can be hands on

Benefits

  • This role offers a Basis salary of up to £35,000 package

If you are a General Manager within the Leisure and Tourism industry looking to join a fantastic business with a huge amount of potential to grow and become highly successful then we would like to hear from you!