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Regional Golf Course Manager - Based at Richmond Park Golf Course

Full Time - Permanent

£50k per annum + vehicle

This is an exciting opportunity to join our team as Regional Golf Course Manager for the

Glendale Golf group.

You will take responsibility for the maintenance, quality, machinery and operational

standards for our group of five golf courses in the South East region. You’ll be an

important advisor, consultant and coach to the Head Greenkeepers at each site.

You’ll play a lead role in the final stages of a growing-in project at London Airlinks Golf

Course, due to open this summer.

Based at Richmond Park Golf Course, you’ll also be directly responsible for the day to day

management of our brilliant greenkeeping team at this 36-hole flagship site. You will lead

from the front and demonstrate willingness to be ‘hands-on’ by contributing to daily

operations and maintenance tasks.

A company vehicle will be provided as the role requires regular travel to our golf courses

in Hampshire, Sussex and Essex.

We expect a high level of interest in what is a unique and highly rewarding role in the golf

industry.

Duties

● Managing and delivering the operational plan for the maintenance, quality and

compliance of our golf courses.

● Carrying out routine quality & compliance audits and producing reports for the

senior management team.

● Managing the servicing, maintenance and safe operation of the machinery fleet

and annual service contracts with external suppliers.

● Managing supplier relations and contracts, utilising our group buying power to get

the most cost-efficient commercial arrangements.

● In-depth knowledge of agronomy and sports turf management including pesticide

and feed applications.

● Managing golf course annual maintenance budgets, finances and resources.

● Identifying opportunities for golf course improvements and creating proposals for

project work.

● Recruitment, selection and coaching of staff. Managing the annual training plan for

all greenkeepers in the region.

● Maintenance and monitoring of irrigation and drainage systems.

● An understanding of modern advances in materials, machinery and greenkeeping

techniques.

In addition to having the appropriate technical knowledge and skills for the position, the

successful candidate will demonstrate the following attributes :-

● Enthusiastic individual who has an eye for detail.

● Strong team player.

● Excellent communication skills.

● Ability to lead by example.

● Open and honest.

The Person

● Previous experience, preferably in a similar group management role.

● NVQ Level 2.

● PA1, PA2, PA6.

● Chainsaw Certificate.

● Driving Licence.

What can Glendale Golf offer you?

● An attractive salary dependent on qualifications and experience

● Company pension scheme

● Membership to BIGGA

● Staff uniform

● Free gym membership for you and a nominated person / Employee discount portal /

Company sick pay / career progression and more.

How to Apply

If you feel like you’d be successful in this role or are interested to know more, we’d love to

hear from you. Please apply with a letter of application and CV to

jon.dummett@glendalegolf.co.uk

Closing Date

● 28/02/23




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