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    Director- Golf & Sports

    Golfing
    Full-time
    10 years
    January 15, 2022

    Job Objectives

    Oversee Golf Operations, Golf Course Maintenance through the Golf Course Manager, Golf Superintendents, Horticulture Manager, and Sports Operations through the Sports Executive. Facilitate and actively promote a Member centric culture across all Departments.

    Responsibilities

    Golf Operations

    • Plan and execute the Annual golf events calendar and review with the Club Captain;
    • Manage the Club’s league golf for both the men’s and women’s categories;
    • Have oversight of the overall playability and presentation of the golf courses;
    • Support Corporate golf clients and staging the events;
    • Coordinate with Marketing for overseas golf events;
    • Actively participate and contribute to Development Committee meetings covering both golf courses;
    • Attend Singapore Golf Association meetings and events;

    Golf Course Maintenance

    • Coordinate the Golf Course Management golf course programs to be aligned with golf operation events and members expectations;
    • Sports Operations
    • Oversee the Sports Complex operations, including events and activities through the Sports Executive;
    • Keep abreast of the events and activities in Gym Operations, Swimming and Racquet Sports;

    Financial & Governance

    • Develop, maintain and control an effective budget for Golf Operations, Golf Course Management and Sports Operations;

    Members

    • Obtain Members and staff feedback and share with relevant management and Committees;

    Staff

    • Develop a program for skills upgrading of Supervisors and rank and file staff through proper on the job training and rotation of duties;
    • Manage and motivate the staff to achieve high performance;

    Facilities

    • Participate in the Monthly Club Walk through to pick up on defects and improvements;

    Others

    • Keep abreast of the latest development in Golf Operations and Golf Course Management;
    • Regularly review and recommend golf club affiliations and reciprocal arrangements of top golf courses in the region;
    • Upgrade and continually improve SOP’s for Golf Operations and Golf Course Maintenance and Sports Operations;
    • Identify and develop value add products and services to enhance Members and guest experiences;
    • Attend Greens Committee, General Committee and H & R Committee meetings;
    • Acts on decision and instructions from the Greens Committee and H & R Committee in a timely, professional manner;
    • Check and validate information before circulation.
    • Maintain close working relationships with supporting and across all departments.
    • Attend Department Heads and Executives meetings.
    • Responsible for the overall administration of the Division.
    • Perform any other duties assigned by the Committees and General Manager from time to time.

    Job Requirements

    Education

    • Diploma / Degree in Golf Management, PGA, Business Management.

    Experience

    10 years’ experience in a related field.

    Skills & Knowledge

    • In-depth knowledge of primarily Golf Operations and Sports Operations;
    • Knowledge of Golf Course Maintenance is an added advantage;
    • Strong leadership and ability to organize and stage events and major golf tournaments at an international level;
    • Knowledge of Golf academy operations, services and programs;
    • Knowledge of Pro Shop operations and merchandise;
    • Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills;
    • Knowledge of Pace of play management, golf etiquette and rules of golf;
    • Strong project management skills related to course design/re-design and course construction and/or upgrades;
    • Knowledge of Golf buggy fleet management;
    • Sound Financial Management, including annual budget preparation and execution;
    • Scoping and presenting new proposals to enhance revenue opportunities and costs savings;
    • Strong computer skills and knowledge of general administration;
    • Ability to work within a Committee structure;

    Transport pick-up available: Bedok and Tampines

    Director- Golf & Sports

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