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Facilities Manager

Katoomba Christian Convention (KCC) has been delivering annual Christian conventions to a diverse, evangelical Christian community for over 50 years on its premier site in Katoomba, engaging over 20,000 annually. The KCC site caters for not only our conventions but also for various other groups and events. It consists of 4 self-contained conference venues with powered camp sites, on the edge of the Blue Mountain National Park, with the capacity to accommodate 50 to over 300 guests. 

The ‘Facilities Manager’ is the focal point of contact in ensuring that all events run smoothly in the provision of comprehensive services to these Convention Centres. 

Reporting to the Functions Operations Manager, the role will manage a team of contractors in trades, grounds and housekeeping, accommodation, maintenance, security and food services. The ability to identify and coordinate tenders for preferred contractual services is important. The role will require a ‘hands-on’ approach in ensuring that all goods and services are delivered promptly and appropriately and that these extensive grounds and its facilities are well maintained at all times. 

We anticipate your experience in Facilities Management has included operation of a mixed use facility incorporating substantial natural bush land, significant grounds keeping and building services management. An appreciation for eco-tourism and its environmental impact will be well regarded. Relevant qualifications in a trade and/or engineering discipline are essential as is familiarity with prevailing legislation in this sector.  

KCC’s Mission and Values determine that this role will suit an evangelical Christian with an active church life. Ideally, you would have already benefitted from KCC’s events. Your enquiries are welcome to Judy Wong-See at (02) 9994 8044 or email judy.ws@credenceintl.com

 

Revised ad: 10 March 2014.

 

Function Operations Manager

Katoomba Christian Convention (KCC) has been delivering annual Christian conventions to a diverse, evangelical Christian community for over 50 years on its premier site in Katoomba, engaging over 20,000 annually. The KCC site caters for not only our conventions but also for various other groups and events. It consists of 4 self-contained conference venues with powered camp sites, on the edge of the Blue Mountain National Park, with the capacity to accommodate 50 to over 300 guests. 

This new role will identify new opportunities to promote and develop the Convention Centre, as a destination venue for key target market groups, including but not limited to churches, schools, community and corporate groups.  In upholding best standards, this role will have total oversight of the financial and operational functions of all events on these premises.

Supported by a Facilities Manager and their team, the role will report to the Executive Director in leading strategies for selling events, marketing and promoting the sites, as well as nurturing existing relationships with our key clients.  The role will also have a strong emphasis on Guest Relations.  Critical to the success of this role is the ability to coordinate and monitor the provision of relevant contractual services to ensure the best outcomes for a range of events and functions and to regularly evaluate on the quality and standards of these services.  

We anticipate you are a seasoned professional from the hospitality/events sector. Your experience should include insights into the operations of related services such as food & beverage, catering, accommodation and a good understanding of what is needed to deliver successful events of varying sizes and requirements. An appreciation for eco-tourism and its environmental impact will be well regarded. Relevant qualifications in a business discipline and/or hospitality is preferred with a background that has included sales and marketing to a broad mix of industry sectors. 

KCC’s Mission and Values determine that this role will suit an evangelical Christian with an active church life.  Ideally, you would have already benefitted from KCC’s events. Your enquiries are welcome to Judy Wong-See at (02) 9994 8044 or email judy.ws@credenceintl.com

 

Revised ad: 10 March 2014.