Current Vacancies

Chief Executive Officer - Sandhurst Club

  • Senior leadership and operations role
  • Premier private members club - engaged and growing membership
  • Magnificent golf courses, sport and clubhouse facilities
  • Beautiful residential complex and community lifestyle (in South East Melbourne)

Sandhurst Club is home to two of Victoria’s great championship golf courses, rated in Australia’s top 100 courses, and the home of the Australian PGA. It is also one of Melbourne’s premier event and wedding locations. A residential plot of 1,319 homes complement the Sandhurst community, making it one of the most desirable living locations in Melbourne.

A fully equipped Sports Centre and a Clubhouse with a warm and inviting atmosphere provides a wonderful setting for the residential and golf members and their guests, together with large external private functions. Combined, the joint membership base is now in excess of 2,500 members and growing.

Reporting to the Board via the Chair, the principal role of the CEO is to maximise the satisfaction and enjoyment of all members (Golfers and Residents). This will be achieved by leading the management of all aspects of Sandhurst’s business in an efficient and effective manner, under the guidance of policies determined by the Board and its’ various sub committees.

The CEO will lead the organisation and manage the senior management team, vendors and key stakeholders whilst delivering operating outcomes that underpin the Club’s long-term strategic objectives, including high levels of staff satisfaction, and financial stability.

Supporting the Chief Executive Officer are approximately 88 full time staff and a team of casual staff in the food & beverage area. Staff are responsible for key areas including the Club’s restaurants and bars, the golf course facilities, golf operations, functions management, sports facilities, residential management, member services and administration.

To be considered for this role you will have a track record of successfully managing a like-sized business, possibly within a golf community or related service industry, using your strategic, financial and commercial acumen to best position Sandhurst and serve its members. Your experiences will enable you to develop and deliver meaningful and well patronised activities, services and programs maximising the use of Sandhurst facilities all year round.

How to Apply

Please note Sportspeople Recruitment will commence screening and interviewing for this role immediately. If you are intending to apply, please do so now. 

Applications close: 5pm Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Preferred Format: Candidates must complete and submit the COMPULSORY Sportspeople Recruitment Application Form (attached to this advertisement) at the time of applying. The Form contains questions against which we require your specific response prior to considering your application. Sportspeople Recruitment prefers a 2 page letter of introduction and a CV of no more than 6 pages, merged into the Application Form as one MS Word file.


The Chief Executive Officer, Sandhurst Club search and recruitment process is being managed exclusively by Sportspeople Recruitment - a specialist division of People Recruitment Group.

In the first instance general enquiries should be directed to Scott Oakhill on 0408 258 337, FREECALL AU 1800 634 388 or +61 2 9555 5000

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