Golf Course Manager

East Lansing MI
Jul 26, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Summary

Directs, manages, and oversees all financial, personnel, and operational activities of Forest Akers Golf Courses at Michigan State University in order to maximize guest satisfaction and increase revenues; oversees golf tournaments for the MSU Athletic department, local communities and businesses, junior golf associations, and University departments; creates and updates all operational policies and procedures for Forest Akers Golf Courses and monitors to ensure they are being followed per MSU/RHS/SHG regulations; prepares and implements the annual budget for Forest Akers Golf Courses in order to control expenses and enhance services; develops and implements short-term and long-term business plans for the golf courses; prepares financial and other reports as requested; interviews, hires, and supervises golf course management team; oversees all equipment purchases for the golf courses following MSU procedures; works closely with the SHG Retail Manger to oversee and merchandise purchases.

Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a four-year college degree program in Golf Course Management, or other related field; three to five years of progressively more responsible or expansive work experience managing a golf course and knowledge of golf course operations and supervision; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Desired Qualifications

Professional Golf Association member/apprentice or LPGA member/apprentice.

Work Hours

Variable hours based on business demands, including frequent evenings and weekends.

Bidding Eligibility Ends 8/1/2017 @ 11:55 PM