Manchester City Council

Commercial Manager (Parks, Leisure and Events)

Location
Greater Manchester
Salary
Grade 10 £42,806 to £44,697 per annum
Posted
27 Mar 2019
Closes
27 Apr 2019
Function
Management
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Position Title: Commercial Manager (Parks, Leisure and Events)
Salary: Grade 10 £42,806 to £44,697 per annum
Contract Type: Permanent Full Time
Hours: 35 per week
Work Location: Town Hall Extension, off Mount Street, City Centre, Manchester, M2 5DB
Closing date: 16 April 2019
Reference: MCC183127NS/GN 


You will work collaboratively with both internal services and external partners to facilitate and achieve service objectives that maximise opportunities, investment and revenue generation across the Parks, Leisure and Event Estate. 
A key role is to ensure that the Service area's assets are used to help Manchester develop into a prosperous and sustainable city as well as developing value for money. This includes optimising new partnership and sponsorship opportunities for the use of Public Square and spaces, parks and playing fields. Leisure assets and major public events. 


We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic, creative and committed individual who is able to identify commercial opportunities to deliver commercial growth. We are looking for an individual who can demonstrate a strong commercial acumen, the ability to lead and develop a team and can engage effectively with external stakeholders and organisations. You will have extensive experience of generating commercial opportunities and sponsorship funding. 
You will report to both the Commercial Lead for Neighbourhoods and the Strategic Lead for Parks, Leisure and Events.