Reporting to the Bluebell Railway PLC Chairman, the General Manager will be responsible to the Board of the Company for the overall day to day management of the business, including personnel management, customer service and marketing, operations and maintenance, retailing and catering, and finance and administration. The General Manager will also coordinate the day to day implementation of the plans and policies approved by the Board of the Company, in support of the long term aims and objectives of the Bluebell Railway Preservation Society.
The successful candidate will have a good track record in people management and front line leadership of organisations in the visitor attraction, tourism and heritage sector, or other service-orientated sectors and be educated to degree level or equivalent.
This is a full time role, with flexible hours to suit both the needs of the business and individual personal circumstances. The salary will be competitive for the sector and will be negotiable with the successful candidate. Performance and the achievement of objectives will be reviewed annually in accordance with the Company’s policy.
Candidates should send their application and accompanying CV either by post to Lisa Boyle, Personnel and Administration Manager, Bluebell Railway PLC, Sheffield Park Station, TN22 3QL
or by e-mail to Lisa Boyle.
The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Monday 30th November 2015.