The Recreation Director serves as the manager of resident programs to include recreational, social, cultural, travel, and entertainment designed to enrich the quality of life and enhance the vibrancy of the community for residents. Responsibilities encompass program development, facility scheduling, administration of chartered clubs and groups, and overall program promotion and publicity. The Recreation Director ensures that all programs and services are conducted and fulfilled in a manner consistent with the goals and objectives of the community.
The Recreation Director plans, coordinates and implements resident programs, classes and special community wide events. In planning, solicits input and involvement from residents and works closely with the Recreation Committee to stimulate participation and awareness of the many opportunities that exist. Assist members of approved clubs and groups, and community organizations in the scheduling of Association facilities, to include program and room requirements, coordination with other Association departments, and arrangements for the collection of fees as applicable. Oversee the operation of activity registration as applicable to insure adequate staffing, policy and procedure implementation and administration, merchandise promotion, asset control, and required documentation. Perform quarterly New Resident Orientation newcomer presentations to ensure adequate knowledge and information is passed along to new residents. Coordinate the development and distribution of the Association monthly newsletter with assistance from the Publication Committee and other lifestyle public relations and marketing publications as assigned. Provides assistance in the application for approval process, assignment of facility space, development and promotion of programs, file maintenance and acts as a general overseer. Develop an active volunteer program among residents, providing for both promotion and growth. Develops and monitors department budgets and approves expenditures. Confers with GM concerning objectives, new or revised policies, operating problems and matters affecting other operational departments or policies, and membership. Develops goals, objectives and policies for department. There are night and weekend events that you will be required to attend (5 to 7 a month.) Coordinates all other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Degree in recreation, hospitality, or communication fields preferred. Should possess general knowledge of skills defined within content of job description along with the body of information required with respect to computer systems and software, registration processes, policies and procedures, equipment, materials and products, etc. Public speaking skills are important to the effectiveness of this position. Highly effective interpersonal skills, problem solving abilities, and advanced communication skills a plus. Minimum 5 years’ experience in coordinating and promoting recreational activities and programs, volunteer programs and/or fund raising events. Prior experience with homeowner association or cruise ship program and/or multi-generational programs a plus. Should possess a high level of energy, social skills, initiative, enthusiasm, and cooperation, and exercise good judgment and discretion. Will be accountable for individual performance, liability of corporation, the work of others, equipment, supplies, product quality and safety.
We offer a competitive salary, a nice benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, std, ltd, 401(k) Section 125 cafeteria plans, vacation and PTO. Position available July 1, 2018.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines
About Lake Royale Property Owners Association
Lake Royale is a private, gated community located in Central North Carolina, mid-way between Raleigh and Rocky Mount. At the heart of our resort community is a 345 acre lake with boating, swimming, fishing and water sports for the private use of our residents and their guests. Our community also offers a community clubhouse, restaurant, swimming pool, tennis courts, a basketball court, two beaches, an open-air Pavilion for gatherings, multiple boat docks, camp grounds, playgrounds, parks and multiple acres of wooded areas.