Purley Downs Golf Club is a private members club, established in 1894, situated just 12 miles from Central London.
Originally designed by J.H. Taylor, set predominantly on free draining chalk based down land, Purley Downs provides year round play on one of the most attractive and
challenging courses in Surrey. We are inviting applications for the post of Managing Secretary. We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and forward thinking Managing Secretary to help us take the club forward whilst maintaining its current financial stability. The successful candidate will report to the Club Chairman and be responsible for making recommendations to and implementing the decisions of the Board of Directors.
The Managing Secretary will supervise and manage all Club activities, facilities and employees, including course, bar and catering operations and services provided by
the Club professional.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:
• Previous golf club management and administration experience.
• Financial literacy and successful budget management.
• The ability to lead and develop a successful team.
• Strong IT and marketing skills.
• Excellent communication skills
• An understanding of golf and its traditions
Accommodation is available by way of a two bedroom flat within the Clubhouse.
All applications should include a covering letter and a copy of your current CV.
Applications by 30th January 2015 should be sent in writing to The Chairman, Purley Downs Golf Club Limited, 106, Purley Downs Road, South Croydon, Surrey, CR2 0RB
For more information please visit the Club’s website: www.purleydowns.co.uk