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Operations Manager

Surrey Sports Park

Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £30,601 per annum
Post Type:  Full Time
Advert Placed:  Wednesday 02 January 2019
Closing Date:  Sunday 20 January 2019
Reference:  000519

An opportunity has arisen within the Operations team for a proactive, self-motivated and highly organised Operations Manager with previous facility management to join our team.

Reporting to the General Manager, you will be expected to lead and develop a team of Duty Managers who deliver the day to day operation of the business. The successful candidate will have experience in managing large teams, possess excellent people skills, a proven track record of delivery in customer focussed service and excellent knowledge of Sporting facilities, equipment and plant operation.

The successful candidate will work closely with the Health, Safety and Quality Manager, the Estates and Facilities department and the Housekeeping department in order to ensure safe systems of work are in place to prioritise the health and wellbeing of all Surrey Sports Park members and employees.

Surrey Sports Park is at the heart of sport and physical activity in Surrey, and our mission is to deliver the best possible sport, health and wellbeing experience to our University of Surrey students and to the wider SSP community. We provide strategic added value to the University by delivering an outstanding student experience through social and competitive sport and providing an excellent environment for wellness and fitness for Surrey staff and students, and our community impact is significant both culturally and physically. The team is passionate and high performing, and the business model requires us to deliver a self-sustaining, well managed and customer service focused business.

If you would like to discuss this role further please contact Dave Hitchcock

The supporting statement section should set out how your qualifications, experience and training meet each of the selection criteria. Please provide one or more paragraphs addressing each criterion. The supporting statement is an essential part of the selection process and thus a failure to provide this information will mean that the application will not be considered. An answer to any of the criteria such as "Please see attached CV" will not be considered acceptable.

Please note CVs cannot be accepted without a completed application form.


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