Description: Head of Sailing
Parkwood Leisure is one of the most successful UK leisure services provider, currently operating 87 mixed Parkwood is one of the leading leisure management companies in the UK, currently operating 90 varied facilities that include leisure centres, theatres and outdoor activity venues on behalf of 28 Local Authority clients. The company has enjoyed steady and consistent growth since its inception in 1995, and now manages revenues in excess of £80 million per annum.
We are now seeking a Head of Sailing to help take the business to the next level. This is an exciting time for Parkwood Leisure as it looks to grow its portfolio of Sailing, developing relationships with existing, new and potential partners whilst diversifying the current offering within our sailing portfolio.
Reporting to the Commercial and Finance Director, the successful candidate will take full responsibility for the effective management of these operations ensuring that the highest standards are maintained including the financial performance. You will ensure that you are constantly driving the commercial performance of the operations.
The successful candidate will be educated to degree standard or equivalent with a knowledge or personal passion for the sailing industry. You will have a track record of securing new business and achieving financial targets.
Candidates looking for an exciting and progressive career should send a CV and cover letter by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or to Julie Rees, Senior HR Manager, 1 The Cart Barn, Thorley, Bishops Stortford, CM23 4BE.
Closing date: 12 noon Friday 12th January 2018
If you are interested in applying for this role, we suggest that you do so at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment as interviews will be held throughout the process.
Parkwood Leisure is an equal opportunities employer