General Manager - Henbury Golf Club

Henbury Golf Club have an excellent opportunity for a General Manager to lead our team and manage all operational responsibilities of our golf club.

The Club

We are a friendly members’ golf club situated in a magnificent parkland setting of mature woodlands bordering the famous Blaise Castle Estate in Bristol. The Club was first established in 1891 and has recently been incorporated to form a Limited Company with a board of directors and a membership of around 640.

The Role

We are looking for a proactive and professional General Manager with a proven track record in customer relationship management and leadership to ensure the utmost quality of service to our members and visitors.

In summary, the successful candidate will be responsible and accountable for:

Ø The day to day effective and efficient operation of all areas of the Golf Club

Ø The coaching, development and performance management of staff to achieve high quality results and customer service for members and visitors

Ø Ensuring the club achieves its operational, financial and strategic targets

Ø Delivery of successful sales and marketing campaigns to attract new members and income from corporate / society days

Ø Health & Safety

The Candidate

Ø Minimum of 3 years’ managerial experience and qualifications within the golf or similar industry

Ø Able to demonstrate commercial awareness, a record of attracting new business and meeting targets and KPIs

Ø A positive, proactive approach with members and staff

Ø Strong commercial acumen, budget management expertise and excellent attention to detail

Ø A natural leader with excellent inter-personal skills

Ø A team player, able to communication effectively both verbally and in writing with all stakeholders

Ø Ability to affectively liaise with the Board and deliver agreed outcomes


An attractive remuneration package is available commensurate with the role and a golf club of this prestige and profile. Relocation assistance could be provided, if required.

Application Process:

To apply, candidates should send a letter highlighting their motivation for the role and relevant experience, an up-to-date CV, details of their current remuneration and ability to relocate if necessary. Please contact Ian Timberlake – or 07764 682018

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Application deadline: Friday 16th September 2022