Senior Manager – Yellowave

  • Employer Yellowave Ltd
  • Town / City Brighton
  • Job Type Full-time
  • Salary £23999 - £32000 per annum
  • Closing Date 01/03/2022
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A fantastic opportunity to become a senior manager leading a dynamic young team at Yellowave Beach Sports Venue.

Yellowave is the UK’s first permanent beach sports centre of its kind. With six beach volleyball courts, a yoga / exercise studio, kids’ sandy play area, café with outside bar and BBQ, Yellowave brings a unique offering to the southeast coast.

We are looking for someone who has both the correct outlook to meet the Yellowave ethos and the skills and experience to manage a team that runs like clockwork.

This hands-on role is very mixed with a variety of skills required.

Role includes:

  • Managing the venue on weekends and weekday evenings
  • Leading and motivating a team of young staff
  • Overseeing the running of evening leagues and bookings
  • Formatting and running beach volleyball tournaments
  • Coaching beach volleyball and beach sports sessions – adults and kids
  • Closing the venue, includes cashing up and key holder responsibilities
  • Setting up and packing down sports equipment
  • General venue operational duties including cleaning
  • Operating reception – bookings / emails / communication
  • Assisting in the café during busy times including food and drinks prep
  • Marketing and running events
  • Overseeing maintenance of the venue
  • Health & safety procedures
  • Rotas and budget management
  • Social media marketing
  • Hiring and training staff
  • Meeting financial targets
  • Updating records / office admin

Ideal experience and attributes:

  • Experience of running a leisure facility or similar setting
  • Experience or, as a minimum, an understanding of the demands of hospitality management, ideally with some hands-on experience.
  • A coaching qualification in any sport
  • Experience of running events or tournaments
  • Has excellent customer service
  • Confident speaking in front of large groups
  • Great written communication
  • Organised & highly motivated
  • Fantastic with people
  • Kind & considerate
  • Lives a healthy lifestyle.
  • Likes fresh air and physical work
  • Great team player mucking in with all jobs
  • Excited to learn to play beach volleyball

Example hours:

A part-time hours example might look like:

Thurs: 5-10.30pm
Fri: 2-10.30pm
Sat: 9am-5.30pm
Sun: 12-8.30pm

Essential – must be happy to work weekends and evenings.

Send a covering letter stating why you would like the job, along with your CV to

A CV alone is not enough to apply for the position and will be rejected.

References and DBS check will be required.

Reference ID: Senior Manager

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent


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