GLL is looking for a Regional Product Manager to work for 12 months on a fixed term basis as maternity cover. GLL's West Region; a geographically widespread region with 36 sport and leisure centres in Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Chiltern, Reading, Swindon, Bournemouth and Portsmouth. The Regional Product Manager is a key member of the Regional Team and works to successfully implement and deliver GLL products to increase awareness, user numbers and sales.
Reporting into the Regional Business Manager, you will focus on growing all areas of Health & Fitness including gyms, fitness classes and sales. You'll work closely with the Regional Marketing team, corporate support teams, General Managers and Partnership Managers as well as other local colleagues to deliver GLL products in line with our strategic plan.
Continuing your strong track record of achieving business objectives, product growth and excellent customer service, you will be a real people-person with a background in either sales or health & fitness. Your current knowledge of the leisure, fitness and lifestyle worlds will be key as you'll influence how our products affect improvement and growth. You will also have the gravitas needed to develop relationships with our senior management teams. Whatever your background, you will be adaptable and willing to turn your hand to anything.
In return, we offer a range of benefits that you'd expect from the UK's largest leisure provider:
- Pension schemes
- Childcare vouchers
- Ride to work scheme
- Discounted membership at our leisure centres
- The opportunity to join the GLL Society and have a say in how we're run plus associated social events
- Career pathways
- Ongoing training and development to help you to be the best
If you have the passion and skills for this role, apply now.
Closing date: 25th March 2018
All pay rates are subject to skills, experience, qualifications, age and location.
To be shortlisted for the role, internal applicants will need to demonstrate their commitment to GLL by becoming a Society member where eligible.
GLL is the UK’s largest leisure provider and one of the first and largest leisure social enterprises. Our aim is to get more people, more active, more of the time whilst making leisure and community facilities accessible and affordable. We partner with local authorities to run leisure centres, swimming pools, libraries, children’s centres, spas, events spaces and world-class sporting venues such as the Copper Box Arena and London Aquatics Centre on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park - all under our Better brand. As a not-for-profit organisation, we’re different. Passionate about seeing our communities thrive, we invest back into our facilities, projects and people and are an Investors in People Silver Award employer.
GLL is an equal opportunities employer.
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