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  • Ref no: GLA06156
  • Published: 20/3/2020
  • Closes: 5/4/2020
  • Location: Mitchell Library, 201 North Street, Glasgow, G3 7DN
  • Salary: £23,130.76 - £27,112.71 per year
  • Contract Type: Temporary
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Job Description

As Assistant Venue Manager you will form a vital part of the Venue Management team, with responsibility for the operational delivery of the venue and activities therein, including corporate and performance spaces. With responsibility for H&S matters, as well as licence compliance, flexible evening and weekend work will also be required.
To be successful in this role you have the following skills and experience:
-A good general education indicating an ability to learn
-Experience in a venue management related position.
-Ability to supervise the work of a team allocating staff as appropriate and monitoring results.
-Experience of events management.
-Experience of budget control.
-Experience of building and contractor management.
-Working knowledge of appropriate Health and Safety regulations.
-Good communication, customer service and influencing skills.
-Essential Knowledge & Competencies:
-Communication and diplomatic skills
-Literacy and numeracy skills

Following the success of Glasgow European Championships in 2018, Glasgow Life will welcome a host of world class events in the coming years including; LEN European Short Course Swimming Championships 2019, World Men’s Curling Championship 2020 and UEFA Euro 2020. This is in addition to the wealth of events on offer throughout the year, with the annual programme including the World Pipe Band Championships, Glasgow Mela, HSBC Let’s Ride and the Merchant City Festival amongst many others.

We offer a range of employee benefits such as an opportunity to join the Strathclyde Pension Fund, generous holiday entitlement, annual leave purchase scheme, childcare vouchers, staff discounts (including Glasgow Club), flexible retirement, family friendly policies, flu vaccination programme and career break policy…just to name a few!

At Glasgow Life we value diversity and inclusion. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from BAME groups who are currently under-represented in our organisation.

These posts are temporary for a period up to 24 months.


Application packs

Alternative Application Packs can be requested in other formats for example, Large Print, Braille, Audio and other languages. To request an alternative Application Pack please phone 0141 287 1054.

Packs will be posted out to you within 3 working days of receiving your telephone request.

Please note the closing date of the job advert to ensure that you give yourself plenty of time to complete your application form and return it to us.

Further Information

For further information about working for us please refer to our website

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