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Commercial Director

Surrey Sports Park (University of Surrey)
Location Surrey, UK
Posted 08/10/2017
Closes 20/10/2017
Sector Elite Performance & Coaching, Leisure & Health
Function Marketing & Communications, Brand Communications, Brand Marketing
Contract Type Permanent
Hours Full Time
Salary £50,000 to £60,000 per annum

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen for a Commercial Director to join our Leadership Team at Surrey Sports Park (SSP). The post holder is expected to deliver expert commercial strategies to SSP to develop the business, with entrepreneurship, energy and integrity.

Surrey Sports Park is at the heart of sport and physical activity in Surrey, and our mission is to deliver the best possible sport, health and wellbeing experience to our University of Surrey students and to the wider SSP community. We provide strategic added value to the University by delivering an outstanding student experience through social and competitive sport and providing an excellent environment for wellness and fitness for Surrey staff and students, and our community impact is significant both culturally and physically. The team is passionate and high performing, and the business model requires us to deliver a self-sustaining, well managed and customer service focused business.

If you would like to discuss this role further please contact Karen Rothery on 01483 68 6550 or email

The supporting statement section should set out how your qualifications, experience and training meet each of the selection criteria. Please provide one or more paragraphs addressing each criterion. The supporting statement is an essential part of the selection process and thus a failure to provide this information will mean that the application will not be considered. An answer to any of the criteria such as "Please see attached CV" will not be considered acceptable.

Please note CVs cannot be accepted without a completed application form.

Surrey Sports Park is committed to being an equal opportunities employer

Surrey Sports Park (University of Surrey)

Surrey Sports Park is one of Europe's premier sites for sport, health, wellbeing and leisure. Our vision is to inspire and support the sporting ambitions of all users, from world class athletes to grassroots beginners.