Accommodation Services Manager
The Barwon Coast Committee of Management (BCCM) was incorporated in July 1995. It is responsible to the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change, for managing approximately 15 kilometres of coastal Crown land in and around Ocean Grove and Barwon Heads.
Barwon Coast operates the Barwon Heads Caravan Park; the Riverview Family Caravan Park, Ocean Grove and the seasonal Riverside Camping Area, Ocean Grove. They offer caravan and camping sites and on-site accommodation for rental which forms the commercial basis of Barwon Coast’s business. These parks produce approximately $6m revenue annually which is applied primarily to the operation of the Caravan Parks, natural resource management, maintenance and improvements within the Barwon Coast jurisdiction.
The Accommodation Services Manager is a member of the Senior Management Team (SMT) who is responsible for the general management of accommodation services at Barwon Coast. This includes achieving the strategic goals of the Caravan Parks as set out in the Coastal Marine Management Plan (CMMP) and the operational objectives of the Barwon Coast Corporate Plan.
The position encompasses all facets of accommodation services management including, but not limited to:
- Regulatory compliance in relation to Crown Land management;
- Financial management including budget processes, procurement, contracts, revenue opportunities and staff resourcing in consultation with other members of the SMT;
- Effective and inspiring leadership of the Accommodation Services team;
- General management of administration processes and procedures, bookings and customer service;
- Ongoing upkeep and maintenance of caravan park grounds, tree management and facilities;
- Providing on-call and out of business hours support to the Caravan Parks.
We are looking for a proactive individual who has experience in Caravan Park Management or a similar general management position and who is focussed on increasing revenue, achieving strategy and providing premier customer service whilst maintaining a safe, fun and enjoyable place to work. The successful incumbent will have:
- Proven experience in building cohesive and high performing teams;
- Experience in implementing clear and transparent risk mitigation strategies;
- Experience and knowledge in State Government policies relating to Caravan Park Management (highly regarded);
- Knowledge of Crown Land Management (highly regarded);
- RMS 9+ experience or a similar booking program (favourable);
- Experience in building and planning processes are (favourable).
If you have the ability to be versatile and are adaptable to changing work priorities and possess the relevant experience we would love to hear from you.
A copy of the position description can be requested from Stephanie Davey, Human Resources Manager by calling
03 5254 1118.
How to Apply
Please forward a Cover letter and Resume to Stephanie@barwoncoast.com.au. Applications close Thursday 30th May.
Barwon Coast is committed to building and maintaining an inclusive workplace by providing
Equal employment opportunities to all.
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