Fitness & sports centre manager

Amusement, Fitness and Sports Centre Managers manage all aspects of the day to day operations, including: staff schedules, special events, staff training and recruitment, health and safety, marketing and development.

Duties and tasks

  • Develop new business relationships and partnerships with government bodies, schools, general public and the community
  • Ensuring compliance with health and safety legislation
  • Involved in staff recruitment, employee development, hiring and training
  • Manage contractors and external workers including cleaners and maintenance staff
  • Monitor stock and inventory management ? Purchase new equipment as required
  • Perform administrative duties such as updating member information, developing newsletters and reports for members
  • Promote and market the centre to members and potential new members

Skills required

  • Attention to Detail
  • Excellent ability to manage relationships
  • Leadership and Management
  • Responsibility and Planning skills
  • Sales, Marketing and Promotional expertise

Working conditions

Working hours typically include regular unsocial hours, with early and late shifts and weekend working. The job is primarily office-based but with frequent visits to different parts of the centre as required.

Professional associations / Industry information

Service Skills Australia

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