Venue Manager

  • Job Reference: 00005869-1
  • Date Posted: 20 June 2024
  • Recruiter: Jason S Watson limited
  • Location: Reading
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Up to £36k
  • Sector: Bar management, Latenight Management
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jason Watson
  • Email:
  • Telephone: +44 (0) 1372 289565

Job Description

JSW is excited to present an exceptional opportunity for a skilled and experienced Venue Manager to join our  clients team. We are seeking someone with a passion for the late-night industry to help oversee a multi-site late-night venue and nightclub in Reading. The venue is known for hosting concerts, events, conferences and club nights specifically tailored to the student market.

The ideal candidate for this role must have a proven track record as a Venue Manager in events-led nightclubs or venues. We are looking for someone who is highly organised, strategic, and capable of managing a wide range of events throughout the year, including annual balls. As a Venue Manager, you will need to possess exceptional leadership qualities, excellent communication skills, and a vibrant personality. Additionally, being a strong promoter and marketer is essential.

In this role, you will be responsible for delivering exceptional service standards and upholding our high standards of quality and customer satisfaction. The ability to work under pressure is crucial, as our venue attracts up to 10,000 students per week. As the Venue Manager, you will have full oversight of all aspects of event management, including pricing and driving pre-sale tickets. You will also be responsible for securing external bookings for all of their venues.

We are looking for someone who can create unforgettable events, and in return, we offer an amazing opportunity with a competitive salary package of up to £36k and ample room for career development.

Please note that this role involves working late-night hours, and while it is contracted to 35 hours per week on an annualised basis, the schedule may vary. Immediate interviews are available.

Due to the high number of applications we receive, we regret that only candidates who meet the above criteria will be contacted. To stay informed about new opportunities, please visit our website at or follow @jswhospitality on ‘X”.