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Sales & Fitness Manager

Legacy Leisure

Kidlington & Gosford Leisure Centre

North & Midlands




Sales & Fitness Manager

Kidlington & Gosford Leisure Centre


This is an outstanding career opportunity with a not for profit charitable organisation committed to providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities for the local communities in which we serve.


Kidlington & Gosford Leisure Centre is a busy community based leisure centre in North Oxfordshire comprising of a 25 metre swimming pool, 55+ station gym, functional training area, 2 x group exercise / activity studios, 1 x indoor cycling studio, 4 x court sports hall, sauna room, 2 x squash courts and a floodlit all weather pitch.


The Opportunity

The main role will be to manage all aspects of the sales & fitness sector, to ensure all Health & Safety procedures and contractual responsibilities are carried out at all times. You will be highly organised, passionate for sales and results driven, whilst being an effective team leader. The role will involve motivating individuals to maximise their sales potential to ensure all financial goals and targets are met. In addition the post holder will be responsible for planning and managing your own local marketing, advertising, promotional activity and social media campaigns, and increasing the awareness of the centre within the local community. The role will deliver and promote excellence in customer services and motivate people to enjoy exercise through good communication and selling skills and to take responsibility for all aspects of the daily operation of the health & fitness facilities.


The Person

You will ​be responsible for the Sales Advisors, Receptionist & Fitness Instructor team and work on a shift rota system to oversee the daily operation of the facilities.  The successful candidate will need to be flexible, reliable, enthusiastic, possess good communication skills, have strong leadership skills and enjoy working as part of a team. This position would suit a current fitness sales driven manager seeking a new challenge or someone looking for a step up from their current position. 


What can Legacy Leisure offer you?

  • A Competitive salary plus OTE

  • Generous annual leave

  • Free gym membership for you and a nominated person

  • Employee health cash plan

  • Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • Pension Scheme

  • Company sick pay

  • Career progression

  • Training and development


Legacy Leisure is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.


How to Apply

If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you.  Please apply with a letter of application and CV to


Closing Date

  • Monday 16th March 2020


About Legacy Leisure

Established to support a national legacy following the Olympics, Legacy Leisure seeks to educate, inspire and support physical activity, to enhance the lives of our patrons and enable long term positive lifestyle changes. Legacy Leisure is passionate about improving the health and wellbeing of our patrons, and aims to offer a diverse range of physical and cultural activities that will engage and invigorate communities, be it through sport, the arts or other activities.


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Applications by: 16/03/2020