Jan 12, 2017, 12:48 PM
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General Manager/Club Steward Position
Newport, RI Yacht Club Manager
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The Ida Lewis Yacht Club (“ILYC”) in Newport, RI, a private 400-member seasonal club, seeks an experienced and highly motivated individual for a full time, year-round position as General Manager/Club Steward. ILYC, offering active racing, cruising, social, and junior sailing programs, is comprised of a 47-slip marina, shore infrastructure including clubhouse with dining and bar/function facilities for over 200 members and guests, a fleet of 13 supporting watercraft, and over 20 small junior sailing boats.
The GM/Club Steward will take part in and manage all aspects of ILYC operations and maintenance functions, working with the Committee Chairs to further initiatives outlined by ILYC’s Flag Officers and Board of Directors. Major responsibilities include (but are not limited to) maintenance, hiring, training, and supervising all staff members, and ensuring maximum member satisfaction. The GM/Club Steward will provide professional leadership in marina and boat operations, fiscal management, event management, and staff and volunteer management. We are seeking an individual who is capable of a “hands-on” management and stewardship role. ILYC is offering competitive salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
• Yacht club and/or marina, and hospitality skills
• Marine trades, dock management and operation skills
• Mechanical and carpentry skills
• Effective communication and interpersonal skills
• Launch driver certification desired (If hired, launch driver certification will be required.)
• Bachelor’s degree desired
Applications and resumes may be sent to the Chair of the Search Committee, Secretary Stephen J. MacGillivray, at ILYCHIRE@gmail.com . All applications including resumes must be received by February 4, 2017.