Royal Porthcawl Golf Club seeks a Secretary

Royal Porthcawl Golf Club is a prestigious private members’ club, founded in 1891 and host of the 2014 & 2017 Senior Open Championship.

Royal Porthcawl Golf ClubThe club enjoys a global reputation as one of the top golfing experiences in providing a truly memorable golf course with a welcoming and friendly clubhouse atmosphere. Royal Porthcawl is seeking a highly motivated, business-focused club secretary who has the ability to continue to build the global reputation of the club.

The Role

  • Overseeing the management and operation of the club in accordance with the policies determined by the committee.
  • Managing the preparation & development of budgets and financial plans
  • Managing the preparation and implementation of a strategic marketing plan
  • Motivating & leading a team of staff at all levels to achieve club objectives.
  • Proactively promoting a convivial friendly atmosphere in the clubhouse, and to ensure a memorable experience.
  • Maintaining good relations with national and international golfing bodies

The Candidate

  • Proven management skills at an operational & strategic level
  • Passion for maintaining service excellence standards to members and visitors
  • Proven financial skills, and knowledge of Sage accounting systems
  • Basic knowledge of agronomy, and course presentation.
  • Excellent relationship-building skills internally and externally.
  • Confidence, resilience & focus to implement agreed plans
  • Strategic & marketing capability to achieve the green fee, catering, dormy and membership objectives.

Please apply with a CV, current remuneration details and a supporting letter highlighting why you would be able to make a success of the role. Applications should be e-mailed to The Captain at recruitment@royalporthcawl.com. The closing date is Friday 18th May 2018.