Recruitment

Event Finder

The Winter Gardens Blackpool is one of the most prestigious entertainment, event and conferencing venues in Europe hosting over 300 events every year, we look for dedicated individuals to join our teams to help to continue to offer an excellent level of service.

Current Vacancies 

Deputy Technical Manager 

We are looking for The Deputy Technical Manager who will deputies for the Technical Manager to manage the day to day operation of the Technical department throughout the Winter Gardens.


Candidates will have previous experience of management on a similar scale venues. A high level of knowledge and experience of all related technical equipment. Be able to manage different projects simultaneously in a high pressured environment in order to meet deadlines. Have an excellent working knowledge of Health & Safety legislation. Candidates should have preferably 3 years’ experience within technical Departments (all aspects).

Click here to view the Job Description

Closing date. 5pm 23 May 2022

 

 

Finance Director - Information pack 

The Finance Director is a pivotal person within the Executive Teams to form part of the Council’s leisure assets portfolio.

The ultimate goal of this role is to provide strategic financial oversight to the company at a key time during its expansion and beyond.

The role holder will have a leading role in ensuring shareholder and board confidence in the long-term financial robustness of the business, analysing investment options, optimising profitability and driving financial efficiency.

The salary for this post is competitive and dependent upon the experience and qualifications of the preferred candidate.

Application forms are available to download HERE

Please send completed application forms to [email protected] by 5pm on Monday 06th June 2022. Please note, CV’s will not be accepted.

Should you have any questions regarding the application process please email them to [email protected]

Should you have any questions specific to the job role please email them to [email protected]

Click here to view the Job Description.

Salary. £64,583 - £79,652

Hours. Full time 

Closing date. 5pm 06 June 2022

 

Commercial Director - Information pack

The Commercial Director is a pivotal person within the company’s Executive Team.

The ultimate goal of this new role, alongside the Managing Director, is to create a high-performance Commercial Team and a more efficient and profitable underlying business.

The role holder will have a leading role in developing commercial opportunities and will be expected to instigate and negotiate a wide spectrum of commercial contracts.

The postholder will provide strategic direction and management of the Blackpool Conference and Exhibition Centre and Winter Gardens commercial functions.

They will lead the team on identifying and delivering on commercial opportunities across the business, delivering conference and exhibition sales as well as expanding the portfolio of the company’s curated events to ensure maximisation of income to deliver optimal profit.

The salary for this post is competitive and dependent upon the experience and qualifications of the preferred candidate.

Please click here to access our information pack for the Commercial Director position.

Application forms can be downloaded HERE

Please send completed application forms to [email protected] by 5pm on Monday 6th June 2022. Please note, CV’s will not be accepted.

Should you have any questions regarding the application process please email them to [email protected]

Should you have any questions specific to the job role please email them to [email protected]

Click here to view the Job Description.

Salary. £64,583 - £79,652

Hours. Full time 

Closing date. 5pm 06 June 2022

 

 

 

 

Bar Staff, Chef, Housekeepers, Catering, Operations

Team members are needed within our busy bar, housekeeping, catering and operations departments. We are looking for individuals with excellent hospitality skills, capable of working within a busy environment ensuring guests have a great experience every time they visit the venue.

The successful candidates will take a hands-on approach, be personable and passionate about providing the highest possible standard of service, become knowledgeable and confident about all aspects of the venue.

Rate of pay. From £9.50 per hour. 

Hours. Working hours vary, five days per week over a 7-day operation.  We are a seven day, year round operation so weekends and evenings are required. 

To Apply. 

Email [email protected] with a copy of your current CV. 

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