Following the AGM, the Management Committee is made up as follows
Chair - Fraser Britton
President - Stuart Moore
Treasurer - Mike Mahony
Elected members - Charles Cooke, Steve Hyatt, Paul Burgin, Paul Bradley, Ray Wood
2023 Captains - David Halford, Anna Avery
2024 Captains - John Flavell, Ros Waterhouse
Vice Captains - Mark Allan, Lynda Moore
Ladies Secretary - Karen Hutchinson
Professional - Craig Morris
There is still a co-option to be made to fill the vacancy in elected members.
The latest newsletter for members is out now for download from the website here or paper copies are available in the clubhouse
Members have been invited to the Annual General Meeting
Thursday 23 November 2023 at the Clubhouse, 7.30pm.
Agenda and papers have been mailed out and are displayed in the Reception area together with nomination form for those wishing to stand as officers of the club.
General Manager post advertised
Note: The application window for this post has now closed
A new opportunity for a General Manager at Retford Golf Club has now arisen. You can find out more about the role below…
Founded in 1920, Retford Golf club is first and foremost a member’s club with a strong membership. Its beautiful park and woodland course has been testing golfers of all levels over the decades.
The Clubhouse is modern with an excellent bar, dining and changing facilities designed to cater for all requirements, its popularity backed up by a busy itinerary including a variety of member events, golf societies, corporate golf days, and wakes, all of which ensure we always have a busy calendar.
We also have a great team of experienced golf professionals to provide teaching for all levels, complemented by a well-stocked pro shop and practice facilities.
For the first time, Retford Golf Club is seeking an experienced general manager with a high level of commercial acumen.
We are looking to recruit a dynamic individual who has the drive and passion to reach new standards of excellence in the management and presentation of our Club. This is an exciting period in the club’s development with significant recent investment in both the course and clubhouse facilities planned,.
The successful candidate will demonstrate high levels of management skills, be an excellent communicator, a leader and influencer and will hold the relevant qualifications.
Reporting to the Board of Directors, our future General Manager will have overall responsibility for the day-to-day management and oversight of all aspects of the Club, working in conjunction with a well-versed management team and supporting the Club committees.
This will include but not be limited to the management of all staff, finances, administration, marketing, operations (on and off the course) and IT systems, whilst ensuring customer satisfaction and revenues are maximized.
The successful candidate will also help the Board establish appropriate budgets, deliver its strategic goals, and ensure associated projects are completed in a timely manner and in accordance with approved spending.
Follow this link to a detailed job description, or it can be provided upon request.
The ideal candidate should possess:
- Exemplary customer facing skills.
- Excellent golf and golf management skills
- Demonstratable excellence in hospitality management.
- Sound finance and administration skills.
- Experienced in strategic, financial, and operational leadership.
- Ability to recognise and implement marketing campaigns, using all forms of social media.
- IT systems and application skills.
- Ability to work under pressure and manage your own time, inside and outside of normal office hours.
- Strong written and verbal English, with the ability to write reports.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, commensurate with the skills and experience of the successful applicant.
To apply, please submit your letter of application in writing along with your current CV, salary expectations and motivation for the position to email@example.com
Interviews to be held at Retford Golf Club.
Closure date: 5 November 2023
Scratch Team Promoted
Our men's scratch team, playing in Division 3 of the Nottinghamshire Golf Union, have won all 6 of their matches so far this year. With 2 rounds still to play, they are already guaranteed promotion to the Second Division.