General Manager – Rookery Park GC

An outstanding opportunity has arisen for a General Manager at Rookery Park Golf Club. You can find out more about the role below… 

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The Club:

Rookery Park Golf Club is on the eastern tip of Suffolk, just 1 mile from the town of Lowestoft and 30 miles from Norwich. An 18-hole Championship Parkland Course, 9 hole par 3 academy facility, on site driving range and food and beverage operation, the club is well equipped.

The club moved to its current site in 1975 and has flourished over this time with a membership volume now standing at over 850 persons across all categories.

The Club has a simple organisational structure, not overburdened with committees, so the successful candidate will report directly to the Chairman.

The Candidate:

We seek an ambitious person with previous club management or similar experience.  Proven business development skills, great team leadership, daily management and people skills are key.

The Role:

As the Club Manager, you will be responsible for leading the management team to ensure members have a great golfing experience whilst continuing to increase membership, build visitor income and develop all revenue streams.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the management team and employees to build and develop a team that achieves its objectives and provides excellent customer service for members and visitors.
  • Manage the sales and marketing to grow income and ensure financial targets are met for membership, visitors and hospitality services.  
  • Lead initiatives to manage all aspects of membership including retention, satisfaction and renewals.
  • Report monthly to the Board on key financial and other performance indicators.
  • Ensure catering meets its objectives and continuously improves satisfaction ratings for members and visitors.
  • Work with the Board to develop and execute longer-term business plans. Manage compliance in all required areas including health and safety, data protection and environment.


We offer a competitive salary and benefit package commensurate with the skills, knowledge and
experience of the applicant.

Application process:

To apply, candidates should send a letter, highlighting your motivation for seeking the post and relevant experience, an up-to-date CV including qualifications, details of your current remuneration and ability to relocate, if necessary to:  [email protected]

Close Date: 31st May 2024

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