Regional Director job with Parkwood Leisure in Worcester, UK | Leisure Opportunities
Leisure Opportunities
Job search
Job Search
see all jobs
More jobs with Parkwood Leisure
Parkwood Leisure
Bristol, UK
Legacy Leisure
Exeter, UK
Lex Leisure
West Bridgford, Nottingham, UK
Lex Leisure
West Bridgford, Nottingham, UK
Lex Leisure
£18,000 per annum
Erith, UK
Careers with Parkwood Leisure
Regional Director
Worcester, UK
United Kingdom
£65,000 per annum
Full time
07 Nov 2019
09 Oct 2019
apply now
North and Midlands

Parkwood Leisure was established nearly 25 years ago and is one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure facilities. This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader committed to providing healthier and happier lifestyles in the communities we serve.

The North & Midlands region encompasses a range of diverse leisure facilities run on behalf of clients who include Local Authorities and private facility management companies.

The role of the Regional Director is an integral part of the company’s senior management team and is pivotal in the region, leading the delivery and development of current operational business and identifying and securing new business opportunities.

The Regional Director will be visionary, strategic, collaborative and an articulate leader who can inspire a diverse workforce by motivating staff and developing the team’s commitment to excellent customer care.

Responsibilities include:
Regional leadership of operations
Development of effective relationships with key customers and stakeholders
Development and implementation of budgets and strategies to achieve growth plans
Driving the commercial performance of the business and ensuring the services provided to our customers are of the highest standard
Develop measures to deliver each contract efficiently and provide value for money, ensuring performance measures are met and exceeded
Responsibility for leadership of the team’s performance
Understand and comply with all relevant regulatory responsibilities, rules, and legislation, including Health & Safety.

Key requirements:
A strong commercial approach including experience of operational financial management, preferably in the Leisure industry
Experience of senior management and leading teams in a multi site operation
Analytical and methodical with a good ability to problem solve
Effective negotiation and influencing skills
Energy, drive and the ability to develop business and deliver targets

What can Parkwood Leisure offer you?
Competitive salary (including bonus arrangements)
Competitive annual leave
Company Car
Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
Employee health cash plan
Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
Pension Scheme
Company sick pay
Career progression
Training and development

Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply
If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you. Please apply with a letter of application and CV to [email protected]

Closing Date
Friday 15 November 2019

If you are interested in applying for this role, we suggest you do so at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment as interviews will be held throughout the process. Please note that if you have not heard from us within 21 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

For more information visit

Follow us on Twitter @ParkwoodLeisure

Parkwood Leisure is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to inclusion and diversity.

Apply for this job
Already have an account? Sign in
Your details

Optional: enter a password – or sign in – if you would like to keep track of your applications

Upload your CV

You will have the opportunity to review your application on the following page
Manchester Metropolitan University
Manchester Metropolitan University