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General Manager - Venue Management

10th Sep 2014

   •     Iconic, versatile venues

   •     Autonomous leadership role

   •     Competitive salary + bonus

A long-standing and successful business, this organisation manages a number of iconic venues that stage a diverse range of events.

The experienced team are delivering outstanding services and products to a varied client and audience base, and the business now seeks an experienced and highly motivated General Manager can drive the business to next level.

The operational complexity of the business requires a range of management skills. You will have very high attention to detail, a proactive anticipation of issues, rapid and practical problem solving ability, a strong customer service orientation, and the ability to manage a number of important internal and external stakeholders.

You will be commercial, financially literate, and a proven negotiator. Strong financial management and discipline is a hallmark of your career to date. You will have a track record of generating and implementing ideas and initiatives, and have been responsible for driving new business development.


Venues Team Leader, City of Stonnington

8th Sep 2014

  • Salary: $75,893 per annum + Superannuation + monthly accrued day off
  • Permanent Full Time
  • Competitive remuneration, monthly ADO, on-site parking, diverse work portfolio, renowned venues

Are you a proactive and highly skilled venues management professional seeking a new challenge and the opportunity to further enhance your skills and experience in a supportive and collaborative team environment? 

An exciting opportunity exists to join City of Stonnington; a leading, inner City Council with a number of renowned and highly utilised venues including Malvern Town Hall, Functions on Chapel and Chapel off Chapel. 

As Venues Team Leader you will be responsible for undertaking the administration of City of Stonnington’s Venues department including marketing, promotion and systems management. Additionally, you will be accountable for the management of staff, venue and meeting room management, bookings management, customer service and liaison, equipment and stock inventory and continuous improvement including policy development of the department.


Assistant Venue Manager, Derwent Entertainment Centre

1st Sep 2014

Corporate Services

Derwent Entertainment Centre

The Job:                            
To be responsible for playing a key role in increasing utilisation of the venue for business events and be required to be capable of acting in the position of Venue Manager when required.

Position Number:           

Position Hours:                
38 hours per week

The Person:                    
The Derwent Entertainment Centre is Tasmania’s Premier Entertainment Venue.  It is wholly owned and managed by the Glenorchy City Council and caters for concerts,                                         exhibitions, functions and sporting events.

We are seeking an Assistant Venue Manager with sound knowledge of:

•             Knowledge of contemporary venue management practices

•             Experienced in hospitality operations and delivery of a range of functions and events


Venue Co-Ordinator, Visy Park

1st Sep 2014


Visy Park is one of Melbourne’s key sporting venues and the home of the Carlton Football Club. The venue is the training and administration base for the Carlton Football Club, the Melbourne Rebels Rugby Union Club,  AFL Umpires and is also home of AFL Victoria and hosts AFL pre season matches as well as VFL and TAC Cup matches.

This position is responsible for the co-ordination of general operations and maintenance of Visy Park and includes the co-ordination of stadium scheduling.

Reports to:

  • General Manager –  Operations


  • Co-ordination of stadium repairs and maintenance works
  • Co-ordination of matches/games held at Visy Park stadium
  • Preparation of weekly events and training schedules
  • Responding to tenant requirements
  • Maintenance of regulatory reporting for e.g Work Health and Safety and Risk Management

 Skills and Experience:




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