Premises Manager
Posted 2 months ago - Expired 1 month ago

Chesterfield, Derbyshire,
Permanent Full Time
£30,756 - £32,233 per annum
12 Applications

Reference: CBC180032

Salary Details: £30,756 - £32,233 per annum
Job Term: Permanent
Appointment type: Full Time
Hours: 37 hours per week
Location: Chesterfield Venues
Department: Venues
Division: Arts and Venues
Closing date: 28 October 2018
Provisional interview date: 5 November 2018

Chesterfield Borough Council is looking for a manager with proven experience of managing a team of up to 50 people across various sites.


You will be responsible for ensuring that the day to day operation of the Pomegranate Theatre (590 seats), the Winding Wheel Theatre (856 seats), Hasland Village Hall and the Assembly Rooms is carried out to an excellent standard.

You will ensure all events are delivered successfully and that all secondary sales income is maximised, including bar, catering and merchandise.

As the Designated Premises Supervisor you will ensure that all venues comply with all health & safety and licensing requirements.

The Venues operate 7 days a week including some Bank Holidays; consequently a flexible approach to working hours is essential.

The successful post holder will have good commercial awareness, good communication skills, and the ability to work on his or her own initiative, utilising excellent management skills and the ability to deal with confrontation.

You must have experience of premises management and have previous experience in a hospitality or entertainment operations environment along with excellent customer service skills.

It is essential requirement of the role that you have a management qualification, a premises license, with a First Aid Certificate and a CIEH Level 3 Award in Health and Safety Award or equivalent.

You must possess the ability to be mobile between sites in order to maintain the level of service required for the role.

Working in local government is a highly satisfying and rewarding experience in so many ways. In return for the contribution you’ll make to our local community, you’ll enjoy an excellent range of benefits and the possibility of flexible working options, plus learning and development opportunities which will offer the chance to progress your career further.

How to apply

CVs are not accepted, please download and complete the application form below and return it by email to hrjobs@chesterfield.gov.uk. Your application must be received no later than the closing date shown below.

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