Opportunity: General Manager Grande Prairie Curling Centre

General Manager
Grande Prairie Curling Centre
Closing Date: February 14, 2015
To apply – email resume to [email protected] or by mail Box 157, Grande Prairie, AB T8V
Position Overview:
The Grande Prairie Curling Centre is a non-profit organization that operates an 8 sheet curling
facility as well as a banquet and meeting facility and is currently looking for a General Manager
to ensure the smooth functioning of internal and external systems for the organization. This
position requires strong leadership and organizational skills to build and maintain a positive and
productive environment for the sport of curling and building and maintaining banquet and
meeting room facility rentals. This position reports directly to the Board of Directors.
Key Responsibilities
In this managerial role, the candidate will be responsible for:
 Developing and maintaining policies and procedures to ensure levels of satisfaction for
the facility
 Promotion of the sport of curling and marketing the curling centre and its activities for
potential revenues in both sponsorship and banquet/meeting operations
 Financial management in developing budgets and planning for future financial projects
 Attending regular board meetings, preparing agendas, taking minutes and follow up on
action items for the Board of Directors
 Oversees all departments which include ice management, lounge, kitchen facilities
 Ensuring courteous and professional service to members of the curling centre and
general public
 Willing to work flexible hours around the curling centres calendar
It would be preferred but not necessary, the successful candidate have experience working in a
non-profit environment, sport management and knowledge of the food and beverage industry.
The Grande Prairie Curling Centre offers competitive wages and benefits.