The Port Melbourne Football Club is looking for a motivated, knowledgeable Event Manager to drive and increase business through our function centre located at the club. The successful candidate will require strong presentation skills, and a working knowledge of catering and venue management. They will require energy, enthusiasm and importantly a demonstrated ability to promote and win new business. Additionally, the role will include supervision of club events, lunches, dinners and social engagements which are standard occasions throughout the football season.
It is expected that the BDM will source and subsequently manage events from commencement to completion. The club has a broad sponsor and membership base from which to promote and encourage use of the new and highly flexible facility.
Remuneration, will be structured around a support ‘base’ plus a percentage share of successful business attained, ensuring the successful candidate can reap rewards for effort.
The position is planned to become part of the clubs working Administration team, following a probation period, and will report to the CEO.
The Function Centre
The facility comfortably accommodates 200 patrons (seated) and is supported by a purpose built commercial kitchen, and central bar, servicing the main dining area, plus two adjoining break out rooms. Inbuilt audio/visual equipment services the main dining area.
Applications and Enquiries
Applications and/or enquiries, including the details of three referees, may be made in writing or email to Glenn Robertson at the Port Melbourne Football Club:
PO Box 247
Port Melbourne VIC 3207