Bolton Golf Club seeks a General Manager

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Bolton Golf Club to appoint a new General Manager. Bolton GC, with its championship golf course, large practice ground, excellent short game area and charming Clubhouse, offers one the finest & friendliest golf facilities in the North-West.

Job Purpose

To take responsibility for the administration, sales and profit performance of the Club and lead a well-trained and motivated team of staff to provide an exceptional experience to members, guests and visitors.

Key Objectives

  • Plan resources and deliver cost effective, efficient support services to the members of the Club, making optimum use of modern management methods and technology.
  • Be responsible for the running of the administration of the Club and its premises within the context of the annual business plan and approved budget.
  • Recruit, manage, motivate and develop staff.

Key Skills Required

  • General management skills including sales and marketing, accounting, food and beverage, retail, human resources and health & safety.
  • Production of business plans, financial budgets and control mechanisms, marketing plans and capex schedules.
  • Experience of and/or qualifications in golf management.
  • Experience of running functions and events.
  • Knowledge of modern digital marketing techniques and social media platforms.
  • Good front of house skills and public speaking.
  • Team building, motivational and communication skills.
  • The ability to perform as a member of and lead a team.
  • Planning and delivery to deadlines.
  • Proven management and administration capability.
  •  An appreciation of golf and its traditions within a private members’ club.
  • Business acumen and financial literacy.
  • Good IT skills.
  • Knowledge of employment and health & safety legislation.

For more information about the club, please visit our website:


A competitive package commensurate with experience and industry guidelines.

Application Process:

To apply candidates should send a letter highlighting your motivation for the role and relevant experience, an up-to-date CV, details of your current salary & benefits package, notice period and ability to relocate if necessary.

Please contact Ian Timberlake – or +44 (0) 7764 682018

Application deadline: Friday 10th September 2021