Full-time Head Golf Professional

4 December 2017

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Country: USA
State: South Carolina

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Head Golf Professional
Golf club in Fort Mill, South Carolina is looking for a Head Golf Professional.

Position Overview:
The General Manager/Head Golf Professional directs all aspects of the facility including its clubhouse, golf and administrative operations. Coordinates and oversees the golf operations and food & beverage staffs while working cooperatively with other department heads. The position will promote an exceptional “golf experience” and provide excellent services and programs for all patrons. This position reports to the Director of Golf.

General Management:
• Responsible for the financial and operational performance of the golf services, membership and food and beverage operations.
• Ensure all financial goals and objectives are being achieved.
• Assist in the development and preparation of budgets, including forecasting and review of all golf operations revenues and expenses on a daily, weekly, monthly, and annual basis.
• In keeping with facility goals, utilize yield management techniques to maximize course usage.
• Schedules and chairs regular staff meetings focused on customers, operations, revenue growth, cost containment and continuous improvement.
• Assures operational compliance with local, state, and federal laws.
• Monitors the performance of all daily operations, functions and services; assures high standards and total customer satisfaction.
• Oversees the care and maintenance of all physical assets and facilities.
• Ensures the highest standards for golf services and programs, golf course and practice areas, food and beverage, recreation, entertainment, and other facility services.
• Foster open communication within the facility.
• Develops and maintains all customer safety and emergency policies and procedures.

Golf Operations Management:
• Track and verify all players and guests, golf cars, club care, lockers, handicap fees, and other charges necessary, and facilitate accurate accounting and recordkeeping.
• Establish sales goals and forecasts for all golf programs and services; generate, monitor and analyze report.
• Meet, greet, and welcome prospective customers/patrons.
• Oversee and enforce golf shop operations policies, procedures, controls, and fee structures to ensure the safekeeping of assets, inventory and resources.
• Enforce all rules and regulations governing golf course usage.
• Oversee golf car fleet while ensuring proper maintenance and recordkeeping.
• Develop, maintain, update, and utilize customer database including important dates, spending, sizes, preferences.
• Coordinate with the Director of Golf and oversee retail merchandise concession in step with the mission of the golf operation and facility, while maintaining profitability.
• Supervise physical inventories, present a diverse and desirable array of merchandise, apparel, and accessories.
• Oversee the administration of the golf handicap program.
• Maintain a close working relationship with the Golf Course Superintendent and provide advice on course playability and tournament set up.
• Coordinate plans with the Food and Beverage Manager/staff for all food and beverage needs, on-course food and beverage needs, banquets, outside events, and catering for all golf functions.
• Oversee the reservation system, starting, monitoring, and pace of play.
• Develop and manage an innovative tournament and group outing program that services all customer segments.
• Develop, maintain, update, and utilize customer database.
• Develop and oversee player development programs to maximize revenues and participation.
• Utilize the resources of PGA programs such as Get Golf Ready, PGA Sports Academy, and others.
• Partner with The First Tee program to help develop community junior golf programs.
• Assist with the training of the full facility staff in regard to player development and encourage their participation.
• Oversee the operations of a well-managed practice facility.
• Play golf with a variety of members and/or guests as time permits or ride the course weekly.
• Administer the Rules of Golf and educate staff.

Golf Administration:
• Recruit, hire, train, motivate, and supervise all golf department and F&B staff and maintain accurate payroll records.
• Ensure evaluations and annual reviews are completed and recorded for all applicable staff.
• Attend staff meetings as scheduled by management and schedule staff meetings with golf operations personnel.
• Update and maintain golf shop policies, procedures and job descriptions and ensure they are adhered to and posted in the proper areas.
• Maintain safety standards and safety equipment within OSHA requirements.
• Assist in the publications of newsletters, informational, and promotional materials.
• Oversee the administration of the golf handicap program.
• Work closely with and provide guidance and consultation with all golf committees.
• Adhere to, enforce, and implement policies and procedures of the facility.
• Setup regular written communication with supervisor to include facility, programming, staff and customer updates.
• All other duties as assigned.

Requirements:
Fundamental knowledge of the game of golf, rules of golf, golf facility operations and tournament operations.
Fundamental supervisory practices and principles.
Act as a role model for all employees by demonstrating the behavior and work ethic expected of all employees.
Strong organizational, planning and prioritization skills.
Self-motivated with desire to promote and market.
Service and customer focused attitude.
Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication.
Remain up-to-date on customer relationship management tactics and strategies.
Utilize the resources of player development programs such as Get Golf Ready, PGA Sports Academy, Tee it Forward and others.
Experienced computer user including; Microsoft Outlook, Point of Sale, Handicapping & tournament, as well as other applications, i.e. email, internet, database.
Maintain and promote a positive professional image within the community.
High School Diploma or equivalent: Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a Head Professional, GM/Head Professional or General Manager.
PGA Member or Apprentice Head Professional is preferred.
Must be able to exert up to thirty pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects when needed.

How to apply:
Please apply via the URL provided.

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