Location: East Sussex, England
Closing Date: 28th August 2020

Rye Golf Club, one of the country’s most prestigious private members’ clubs, has appointed Colt Mackenzie McNair (CMM) to assist them in the recruitment of a Club Secretary. Its two courses, the Old and Jubilee, are beautiful examples of traditional links, and the Old, designed by Harry Colt, consistently ranks in the World’s Top 100 Golf Courses. The Club plays host to the President’s Putter, the annual meeting of the Oxford and Cambridge Golfing Society.

Reporting to the Chairman of Finance & Planning, and the pivotal part of the Senior Management Team, the Club Secretary will ensure the efficient daily running of the club. The successful individual will continue to drive initiatives to improve the club’s overall offering to its members and guests.

The key responsibilities will include:

  • Overall management of the Club, including the courses and Clubhouse
  • Day to day delivery of all aspects of member and visitor golf
  • Management of the property and facilities
  • Maintaining and enhancing the Club’s image and brand within the world of golf

Candidates must have a minimum of five years senior management experience gained within a golfing environment or other complex organisation, with significant experience of finance and budgetary management.

The successful individual will have excellent management skills, with the ability to lead an experienced, multi-disciplined workforce. The ideal candidate will have experience in developing and maintaining key internal and external relationships within a similar environment.

If you would like to discuss the role in more detail, please contact Richard Wood on 01344 636411

Closing date for applications is Friday 28th August 2020

To apply please email an up-to-date CV and supporting letter highlighting relevant experience to enquiries@coltmm.com