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General Manager

Leisure United
Derby, Derbyshire
Closing date
3 Jan 2024

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Don’t get relegated to a boring day job, head for promotion with LU

We are Leisure United: a charitable trust operating football and fitness hubs right across the UK. And we are bringing communities together to make them fitter, healthier, and happier – it’s all part of our job as the preferred operating partner of the National Football Trust. We`re growing fast – which means we are looking for new talent to really make a mark. So, we have loads of exciting opportunities, backed by incredible support which creates an amazing atmosphere even on a cold, wet Tuesday in winter. The new site based at Derby Racecourse has 4 full size state of the art 3G floodlit all weather pitches, an extensive cafe bar and meeting rooms. This is a Hub for sport and is part of a substantial investment in the area. We are looking for a dynamic person who can take on this exciting role of General Manager, someone who can drive a team to meet the goals and build the business with Leisure United.


As a General Manager you are responsible for delivering 5-star service and outstanding financial performance, whilst engaging with the wider community by hosting and supporting events, pitch bookings, leagues and programmes to achieve social outcomes.

Preferably you will have a good understanding of the grassroot football market and what the consumer needs are and how to continually develop and grow this area of the business.

Our vision starts with U. The team spirit, the effort, the achievement, the celebrating wins. Leisure United offer a competitive salary, bonus scheme and 25 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays.

Company bonus scheme

Private medical care

Employee discount platform

Death in Service Benefit

Free onsite parking

Discount on Food and beverages

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Here at Leisure United, we want to bring the beautiful game of football and fitness to everyone. We have football and fitness hubs across the United Kingdom, including in Liverpool, Sheffield and Sunderland, with more set to open in a city near you. All sites boast full size, all-weather 3G and grass pitches and a café/bar, and select clubs have their own gym and group exercise class offering.

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Leisure United

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