Assistant Manager

Hollywood Bowl
04 Feb 2017
04 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

£19,000 to £20,000 Plus Bonus and Benefits

Hollywood Bowl


Do you have the ambition and enthusiasm to help drive business performance in a busy and successful Leisure operation?

If you’re looking for an Assistant Manager role that gives you more variety, challenges and opportunity than ever before, Hollywood Bowl Stevenage is definitely the #Place2B.

Here at Hollywood Bowl Group our success, growth and innovation has enabled us to become the market leader in our sector. With 55 Hollywood Bowl, AMF Bowling and Bowlplex Centres across the UK and an exciting future ahead of us, could this be the right time for your next career move?

Hollywood Bowl Stevenage has 28 state-of-the-art bowling lanes, fantastic food and drink and a family friendly environment for all ages.

About the Role:

As our Assistant Manager you will be responsible for assisting the Manager in the day to day running of the Centre. You’ll also:

Be a role model for our team and be responsible for leading, inspiring and motivating them - ensuring that they are giving our customers a great experience

Coach and mentor the team, supporting them to hit their targets as well as their personal development goals

Lead the team from the front, but also be on the floor at key times ensuring that our customers are happy and safe

Be very hands-on, your excellent attention to detail will enable you to enhance our customers’ visit - you’ll need to surprise and delight them at every opportunity and create lasting memories

Drive sales and marketing with the Centre Manager and develop local marketing activities

Be a brand ambassador - promoting the centre in the local community

About you:

We pride ourselves on being creators of positive energy, so for you to be successful in this role you’ll need a positive attitude and approach to everything you do. Here’s what else will make you perfect for the role:

At least 18 months’ experience in a fast paced, customer facing management role

Passionate about delivering outstanding customer service

Ability to inspire and lead a team

Sociable with an outgoing personality

Enthusiastic with a hands-on approach

An understanding of a leisure or hospitality operation

Willing to work late nights and weekends

Ambition for success!

The benefits and rewards:

We encourage all of our people to develop their careers and to be the best they can be. That’s why we ensure that we train our teams to the highest standards through on and off job training. As well as great career development, you’ll also receive:

  • Bonus of up to 15% of basic pay
  • 28 days’ holiday, increases with length of service
  • Healthcare Cash Plan
  • Free Bowling.. of course
  • A range of discounts with hundreds of Global Brands
  • Access to discounted gym membership
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Discounted food whilst on shift

We also offer a 12 month fast track General Manager in Training programme to all Assistant and Deputy Managers wanting to progress their career. The programme offers real exposure to what is required to run a busy and successful Centre.

Be quick - we don’t want you to miss out on this great opportunity to become part of our team.