Golf & Country Club Zurich, one of Switzerland’s most exclusive private members’ clubs, is actively seeking to recruit a Managing Secretary.
Located less than 10km from the centre of Zurich, the Club was founded in the 1920’s in the purest British traditions. The course was originally designed by the renowned Tom Williamson, the former Head Professional and Greenkeeper at Hollinwell (Notts Golf Club), and recently upgraded by Himmel Golf Design in 2018. Consistently ranked as one of the best in the country, the Club has played host to a number of prestigious amateur tournaments including the 2020 European Amateur Championship.
Reporting to the Captain, the Managing Secretary will guide the senior leadership in delivering a world class golfing experience for members and visitors. This individual will be a seasoned leader in developing a coherent culture with clarity, vision, values and practices that align with the broader vision and goals of the club. The successful candidate will foster a healthy environment conducive to maximizing capabilities and supporting operational excellence, member engagement and continuous improvement.
The key responsibilities will include:
- Overall management of the Club and facilities
- Day to day delivery of all aspects of member and visitor golf
- Developing and implementing a world class customer service philosophy
- Maintaining and enhancing the Club’s image and brand within the world of golf
The successful individual will have excellent management skills, with the ability to lead an experienced multi-disciplined workforce. The ideal candidate will have experience in developing and maintaining key internal and external relationships within a similar membership environment.
Closing date: Friday 2nd September 2022
Package: Highly competitive