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Membership Sales Director

Location: United Kingdom
Salary: £78 - £84K PA Tax free

An exciting management appointment for a very large player in the Sports & Fitness industry in Saudi Arabia, who already operate 100+ clubs with plans to open a new Ladies Only Clubs division very soon. Long term employment security is assured for career-focused professionals.


A well-educated (degree status and above) and directly experienced professional is sought who will be able to transfer experience from the UK / European Sports Club market over to the same in Saudi Arabia. A professional with skills of adaptability, changes in market needs and strong communication with fellow work colleagues will be vital.

Our client expects a current and well experienced Sports Club Sales Director with a successful track record of 10+ years supported with excellent reference. Ideal current and previous employers will include major Sports / Fitness Club operators in the UK & Europe. Previous & successful Middle East experience will be ideal. Full UK/European driving license is essential.

This assignment is seen as a superb challenge for an experienced Sales Director / Group Sales Manager who now wants a greater challenge that requires adapting to a new market as well as cultural attitude to Sports and Fitness Centres. Many thousands of Western Expatriates work in the region for the same and many other industries, so 50% of the Club users will be UK/European workers. Big companies operating in the region are also starting to realise the commercial gain of Corporate Club memberships for their employees - this will be a fresh market for you to target!

A full UK/European driving license is vital in addition to good references will be required to be seen at a UK based interview (excluding current employer).


A large and long established Sports Club chain with over 100 Sports Clubs in the country who are also planning to spread to other regional countries in the Arabian Gulf. Several senior Western expatriates are already working for this organisation so you will be joining and coordinating with them as part of your regular duties. Full details, company website and job description available upon application. This company is a very powerful Sports Club operator in the Middle East region so anyone getting on board at this development stage will have the chance to grow with the company for many years.

For further information, please contact Simon Windsor on 01590 676379

CV's and covering letters to Simon.

Before clicking apply please answer the following questions


Confirm you have a proven career in the Sports & Fitness industry with the minimum years of direct experience needed


Confirm you are able to attend a UK based interview at your own expense


Are you a UK & European passport holder? ONLY UK & European passport holders can apply due to work permit control by country.

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