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Galf Chumann Ceann Sibéal is a private members' golf club, located west of Dingle, Co Kerry in an area of outstanding scenic beauty. The most westerly course in Europe, Ceann Sibéal is one of course architect Eddie Hackett's most bewitching creations. Several years of course improvements under the guidance of course architect Ken Kearney, have seen us recognised as one of Ireland’s most improved Top 100 Golf courses. Combined with our award winning clubhouse restaurant, we provide a top class, warm and welcoming golf experience to over 500 members and a growing number of visiting golfers.  Due to a planned retirement, we are hiring a General Manager to lead our team on the next stage of the Club’s development.


The objective of the Role:

To lead the operation of all areas of the Club: course, pro shop and clubhouse, delivered to the highest standard of customer service.


Key duties and responsibilities include:

  • Creating a welcoming environment for all members and visitors alike.
  • Delivering on the Club's operational, financial and strategic goals.
  • Managing Club staff and the bar & catering franchise.
  • Preparing and achieving annual budgets and financial plans.
  • Delivery of a Marketing Plan with our Sales & Marketing Manager.
  • Providing executive support for the Cathaoirleach, Officers and Committees of the Club.
  • Compliance with the Club Constitution and all statutory obligations.


The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • A strong track record of providing service excellence.
  • Business acumen, planning skills, financial literacy, knowledge of grant funding.
  • Leadership and flexibility.
  • Proven experience in managing people.
  • Excellent communications skills.
  • A solid understanding and appreciation of the game of golf.
  • A good standard of conversational Irish.


Location:                                 Dingle, Co. Kerry

Job type:                                 Full time

Reporting to:                           Cathaoirleach, Galf Chumann Ceann Sibéal

Languages:                             Béarla agus Gaeilge

Working arrangements:          Flexible

Sector:                                    Sports travel and tourism

Salary:                                    Negotiable


To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter to General Manager, Steve Fahy at: by 21/10/2022.  Note: You must be resident in Ireland and have a work permit to work in Ireland to be considered.