Boland Golf Union


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic, self-motivated individual to develop their career at the Boland Golf Union as the new Director of Golf.
Job profile / Description
1. Job title – Director of Golf – Boland Golf Union

2. Job Mission / Purpose – To direct the administrative processes of the Boland Golf Union, host all local and National tournaments and ensure the efficient running of the Boland Golf Union office.

3. Key performance areas

Administration Management
Financial Management
Human Resource Management
General Management
Public Relations
4. Key Receivers

Boland G.U. President / Vice President
Boland G.U. Executive Members
5. Preferred qualifications

A post matric qualification in general and financial management and applicable experience in the golfing industry will be an advantage.
Holders of a referee’s certificate, as awarded by the R & A Limited. (Should the successful applicant not be a qualified Rules official, the Union will arrange for the candidate to attend and write a Rules Exam which will make up part of his/her probationary requirements)
An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the game of golf and its requirements.

6. Skills / Competencies required

Computer literacy
Sound knowledge of H.R. systems, processes and practices
Leadership and managerial skills
Communication skills and ability to think laterally
Innovative and sound business acumen
Financial management skills
Inter-personal skills
Organisational Skills
Excellent understanding of the game of golf
Ability to work well under pressure
Proactive approach to problem solving
Utmost levels of confidentiality and discretion
Commitment to work outside normal office hours, for significant periods of time.

7. Reporting Relationship

Boland Golf Union
BGU President

Director of Golf
8. Remuneration

A competitive Salary commensurate with the experience and skills of the applicant is on offer.
9. Working Hours

The job entails a significant amount of weekend work. The successful incumbent will be given time off during the week.
10. Application Process:

To apply, candidates should send a cover letter, highlighting your motivation for seeking the role and relevant experience, an up-to-date CV, details of your current renumeration.
Please note that applicant must be willing to work most weekends.
Please email your application to George Bezuidenhout –
Application deadline: 31 July 2019