Hollywood Bowl Group

General Manager - AMF Bowling, Torquay

Torquay, Devon
Up to £32,000 (OTE £50,000)
23 Sep 2016
21 Oct 2016
The Original
Job Type
Full Time

General Manager - AMF Bowling, Torquay

Are you ambitious? Do you want to be part a successful Leisure business that offers you all the opportunities you need to develop your career in management?

If you’re looking for a General Manager role that gives you more variety, challenges and opportunity than ever before, AMF Bowling Torquay is definitely the #Place2B. 

Here at The Original Bowling Company our success, growth and innovation has enabled us to become the market leader in our sector. With 54 Hollywood Bowl, AMF Bowling and Bowlplex Centres across the UK and an exciting future ahead of us, could this be the right time for your next career move?

As our General Manager working at AMF Bowling Torquay you will be responsible for the day to day running of the Centre which includes 21 Lanes, Quasar, Bar and Diner and a great amusements area.

About the role:

As our General Manager you will be responsible for the overall performance of the centre and the team to deliver financial targets and service standards in the 4 key result areas. This centre is always busy and the role is very varied and hands-on. You will also;

  • Create an environment for performance with fulfilment where our Team Members can perform to the best of their ability.
  • Coach and mentor the team using effective communication and leadership behaviours and recognise team member contributions.
  • Contribute to the overall performance of the region; promoting innovation, best practice and effective communication.
  • Ensure all centre operations are adhered to and all reporting procedures are completed within the required timescales.
  • Be very hands-on. Your excellent attention to detail will enable you to enhance our customers visit.
  • Ensure that all our customers receive a market leading leisure experience through superior sales and service.

About you:

We pride ourselves on being creators of positive energy, so for you to be successful in this role you’ll need a positive attitude and approach to everything you do. Here’s what else will make you perfect for the role:

  • Be a creator of positive energy
  • At least 3 years’ experience as an experienced General Manager
  • A proven track record of building sales with a hands-on approach
  • Ability to create a fun and friendly environment for everyone
  • Passion for delivering memorable experiences to every customer
  • Desire for developing, coaching, supporting and rewarding teams
  • Hunger for driving sales and delivering financial targets and an appetite for healthy competition!
  • Great attention to detail to ensure outstanding and consistent operational standards
  • Full of fresh ideas to drive business development and ambition for success!
  • Hold a full clean driver’s licence



The benefits and rewards:

We encourage all of our people to develop their careers and to be the best they can be. That’s why we ensure that we train our teams to the highest standards through on and off job training. As well as great career development, you’ll also receive:

  • Bonus of up to 20% of basic pay
  • Additional uncapped out-performance bonus where you can earn 20% of all profit over the profit target - some managers have recently doubled their salary with this bonus scheme!
  • 28 days’ holiday, increases with length of service
  • Healthcare Cash Plan
  • Free Bowling… of course
  • A range of discounts with hundreds of Global Brands
  • Access to discounted gym membership
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Discounted food whilst on shift

If you are looking for a new role in leisure and hospitality that gives you more variety, challenges and opportunity, this definitely is the place to be!