Venue Manager Position

Published on: Feb 10 2017 | Author: admin |

Venue and Gaming Manager



The West Adelaide Football Club is one of ten teams competing in the SANFL based in the inner Adelaide suburb of Richmond. The club has a steep history relating to football in South Australia and is currently working to renovate its brand by further engaging with members, fans and its broader community. This role is critical to the success and growth of the West Adelaide Football Club through the management of the licensed venue. The Venue and Gaming Manager will be responsible for managing the bar, food, gaming, TAB and function aspects of the club. This role will be required to employ, retain, develop and lead a competent, professional team. In addition the role requires full knowledge of Club or licenced venue operations, accurate cash management skills and Work Health Safety (WHS) requirements.


Our Venue and Gaming Manager will be a strategic thinker, innovative leader and passionate about the customer experience and able to identify and capitalize on commercial opportunities.  They will think outside the box, develop and lead their venue team to the highest calibre to improve the experience of WAFC for members and non-members.  We require the following for this role:

  • Candidates with a strong Venue and Gaming management background
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to motivate and manage a large team
  • Ability to execute projects and promotions at venue level.
  • RSA, Gaming License and TAB Accreditation
  • Exposure or knowledge of the SANFL and or other state league club administration or other nationally recognised sport or membership based organisations will be highly regarded.


If you are looking for an exciting opportunity and have all the right talents to be our Venue and Gaming Manager please apply by submitting a written application and curriculum vitae demonstrating their relevant skills, knowledge and experience.  For further information email the club on

Applications Close:                             Friday February 24 2017 5PM 

Apply to:                                             David Grenvold


West Adelaide Football Club