Golf Operations/Marketing Director Position Available

(1 position available)
Golf Operations/Marketing Director
Contract: March 15th – October 31st

POSITION TITLE: Golf Service/Marketing Director
DEPARTMENT: The Bridges
REPORTS TO: Zach Murphy — Director Winona Golf and Dining

JOB SUMMARY

The position is responsible for overseeing and execution of the golfing experience at The Bridges golf course. Position requires knowledge and experience in the game of golf and a passion to serve all golfers.   Position is responsible for the creation and execution of marketing initiatives aimed at increasing play and revenue.    Individual will work closely with restaurant/bar staff  on promotion of golf offerings and the overall golfing experience.  Will tirelessly work to insure service is of the highest standards.  Will work closely with the Director on attraction of and facilitation of tournaments from outside groups.  Position requires the ability to identify marketing opportunities and execute specific efforts to attract new play.  Position will wear many hats.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Ability to handle all  aspects of running the golfing operations-Marketing, leagues, junior play, staff, tournaments, golf carts, limited merchandise, staffing.
Work closely with restaurant operations to insure golfing experience is of high standards
Work with patrons to facilitate league, games, tournaments that attract and retain new golfers
Execute marketing initiatives effectively across all medias, but with a heightened attention to utilizing social media
Aid in scheduling and staffing the golf side of the operation.
Communicate with ground staff routinely on condition and playability of the golf course as it relates to goals associated with increased play.
Actively work to identify and solicit golf outings from local companies and organizations.
Creative and consistent marketing of the course and all it has to offer to new and repeat customers
Drive growth in number of rounds played, memberships, lounge revenue, merchandise sales

KEY RESULTS 

Ability to drive revenue growth thru an array of offerings and service orientated initiatives to enhance golfing experience and revenue at the course.   Develop and grow league play, junior golf program, ladies day and family activities.  Provide a great golf experience for all who visit the property from the time they pull up, to the time they leave thru exceptional customer service.  Effectively market the course thru whatever means necessary to drive desired revenue growth.  At all times, be professional and hold the customers’ satisfaction paramount to the success of the course and the property as a whole.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Work mainly on feet

MENTAL DEMANDS/EDUCATION

Prefer individual with experience in all said responsibilities.  Requires individual to possess oral and written communication skills. Ability to express ideas in a clear and concise manner.  Great understanding of the entire golfing experience

RELATIONSHIP

Responsible to Winona Golf and Dining Director.  Position will require many diverse skills needed in the efficient and cost effective operation of golf course and related customer service activites.  Ability to prioritize and present oneself in a confident and professional manner required.  Great presentation of one oneself required as this individual will serve as point for many of the service orientated changes the board seeks to make towards enhancing the golfing experience with the aim at increased revenues.

All golf customer servicing staff  will be under your direction.  You will act as the team leader for this staff. You will also work with other Winona Golf and Dining leaders to actively recruit and train new employees who can best service golf side and its customers, enhancing the overall experience of all visitors to our facilities.

Contact
Zach Murphy
507-454-3767
[email protected]

Serious Candidates Only Please

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