Employment Opportunity - WBA Hospitality Coordinator Role

WBA Hospitality Coordinator Job Advertisement 

Willetton Basketball Association Inc. are seeking an experienced hospitality professional who can bring a strong work ethic to lead the hospitality team in the State’s largest and most progressive basketball club. We believe in the support and professional growth of our employees and in turn we expect high standards of engagement to our committed and enthusiastic team.

The role is responsible for the management of the Willetton Stadium Café and Bar facilities to achieve financial plans, profit margins and business growth, while building Club brand and exceeding the expectations of our patrons and customers.

The role requires effective leadership, strong interpersonal skills, planning and a history in food preparation and hospitality management in order to oversee and manage all aspects of the operations of the Café and Bar facilities at Willetton Stadium (WS).

Management of staffing activities, inventory and stock, menu development, F&B management, liaison with suppliers/contractors and excellent customer service are essential to drive growth and revenue within this important area of the WBA.

The role oversees every aspect of hospitality management and you will be a key person within the structure of the WBA.

Further detailed information about the role and its requirements can be obtained from the role description.


We are looking for someone with:

-          Tertiary qualifications and/or substantial experience in Hospitality or Café Management. Sports Club experience would be a bonus but is not required.

-          Experience in managing a team of FOH staff members (or volunteers).

-          A proven track record of meeting and exceeding customer expectations and a high level of customer service focus.

-          Strong communication and highly developed interpersonal skills, with a capacity for self-motivation and management.

-          Experience in driving growth and revenue to meet monthly financial objectives and KPI’s.

-          Experience managing budgets and financial processes is essential for this role.

-          Demonstrated leadership ability in a fast-paced work environment including the ability to juggle multiple priorities, whilst not lacking in attention to detail.

-          A current Approved Manager License and also current Responsible Service Alcohol Certificate (RSA) is essential to be considered for this role.

-          Qualifications in First Aid is desired but not essential.

-          Covid-19 full vaccination status in line with WA State Government legislation required for employment within the hospitality industry.

-          Conflict management, planning and negotiation skills are well regarded.

Being Western Australia’s largest amateur basketball club and with the Willetton Stadium being a premier venue south of the river, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and friendly working environment, and strive for excellence for all of our staff and volunteers. With values of Safe, Welcoming and Inclusive, we have a close relationship with our Local Government Authority, and form the centrepiece of the City of Canning’s Burrendah Precinct upgrade project.

The role is inclusive of;

  • Permanent Part-Time Employment inclusive of a 3-month probationary period
  • A competitive salary in line with experience and market comparisons
  • Flexible working arrangements to achieve the hours required for the role
  • 4 weeks of annual leave
  • Access to a range of professional development programs

Applications for this position will close at midnight on Sunday 28th November 2021.

Applications should include a CV with multiple references, and needs a cover letter addressed to our CEO, Mark Winnett at mwinnett@willettontigers.com.au outlining your suitability for the role as per the above criteria.

If applicants desire a copy of the full position description please contact Mark via the email address supplied above.


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