General Manager - Boutique gym

Recruiter
Love Recruitment Limited
Location
London, South East England
Salary
28000.0000
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

£28 K Basic + Bonus + excellent progression opportunities

Central London

We have a fantastic opportunity working for a great boutique health club (gym) has recently become available in Central London. We are looking to recruit a General Manager who will bring experience and passion to a company that will provide you with constant support.

The club is filled with brand new/state of the art equipment and offers everything from cardio and weighted machines and a full range of free weights and functional equipment.

The role of a General Manager is multi faceted and you will have full responsibility for your club and all that it entails. You would also be involved in the open and closure and procedures of the facility. There are some areas that are extremely important and are areas that all of our successful Club Managers have in abundance, such as:

  • People Management - you’ll need to inspire your team, develop them, lead them and create an environment where they can be awesome.
  • Sales - you’ll need to ensure you are driving sales, training your team, leading by example and giving them the opportunity to be successful
  • Standards - you’ll need high standards and a willingness to accept only the best of yourself and your team.

There are some skills that are extremely important and are essential for being a successful Club General Manager, such as:

  • People management and leadership skills
  • Sales and marketing
  • Retention
  • High quality customer service
  • Reliability
  • Systematic and well organised
  • Clear communication skills; Logical and consistent
  • Commercial
  • Business planning

Ideally you will have4+ years fitness industry experience with 2+ years in an industry managerial role. This could be as General Manager, Sales Manager or Fitness/Service Manager. You must also be at least Level 2 REPs qualified as taking a hands on approach to interacting with members is a must.

If this sounds like you and you would like some more information, then please apply now and we can have a conversation.