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Sport Operations Manager
Lancaster University
£35,326 to £40,927
Lancaster, United Kingdom
31 Oct 2021
The University has made significant investment in Sports Lancaster over recent years with the latest phase a new 8-court badminton sports hall completed in June 2020 and now offering a truly outstanding Sports Facility.

The Opportunity

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the role of Sport Operations Manager to work within the Facilities Division at Lancaster University.  

Your role will be to lead the operational management of the Sport Lancaster Facilities, ensuring safe and effective working practices are in place which are delivered to an exceptional level of customer standards.

You will be leading and motivating the sport operations team in the delivery of the operational and financial strategy.

The Person

You will have relevant management experience in Sport and Leisure as well as having demonstrable experience of successfully leading, managing and developing teams.

You will have a proven record of delivering improved performance and managing change in a customer focused environment.

Facilities is a large division with circa 600 staff with complex service demands and you will provide a senior leadership role within the team.

Closing date: 31 October 2021

To apply click the Apply Now button below and follow the instructions.

For further information

To download the full job description click here.

To download the person specification for this job click here.

Please contact Helen Loftus (Associate Director of Sport) on [email protected] for any informal enquiries in relation to the post.

We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups.

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