Administration Manager

Location
Cheltenham Racecourse
Salary
Competitive plus benefits.
Posted
04 Sep 2017
Closes
02 Oct 2017
Ref
compass/TP/82968/34379/NN
Contact
Ms Racheal Hill
Job Function
Administration
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Passion for the events & hospitality industry and seeking an Administrative Management opportunity?  

Are you an experienced Administration Manager who is seeking an exciting and varied position within the Food & Beverage industry? Do you have a passion for working within a fast paced and challenging environment? We currently have an opportunity for an Administration Manager to join our Jockey Club Catering team, to be based at Cheltenham Racecourse on an initial 9 month fixed term contract.  

The Jockey Club is the largest commercial group in British horseracing and Cheltenham is right at the heart of this business, it’s where stars are made and champions forge their reputations and the Administration Manager will play an integral role in overseeing the Administrative, events and hospitality support encompassing coordinating 16 race-days.  

Main responsibilities

As an Administration Manager, you will manage a team of administrators to ensure that as a team, you are providing an efficient and effective support service to our operational teams. Your team will be coordinating and planning for the famous Cheltenham season; inclusive of the famous festival in March. You will therefore be a confident and engaging individual who also demonstrates an ability to effectively lead and manage a team to achieve success.

In return, you will have the opportunity to train and develop your skills and make the most of your career. We believe that our people are our business, so along with the tools and support you need to get to where you want to go, well make sure you have fun along the way. We are dedicated to creating a positive place where the best people want to work.

Ideal candidate

To fit in with us, and for us to be right for you; you will be an experienced Administration Manager, experience ideally gained within an events/hospitality/hotel/F&B environment. You will be an outstanding communicator with the ability to get the best out of your team. You will be able to positively challenge whilst seeking constant ways to drive efficiencies in the way that our team works.  

Due to the varied nature of the role, this role is well suited to an individual who is flexible to maintain a presence at Cheltenham on race-days (evenings and weekends) during the Cheltenham season and who is comfortably able to manage multiple work streams.