Operations Manager (Transition Extreme)

Part-Time (3 Days Per Week)
Initial Fixed-Term To 31.3.19
Salary circa £28-30k pro-rata

There will be the potential of converting to a permanent role dependent upon performance.

Transition Extreme is seeking to recruit an outstanding manager to lead the day to day operations of our iconic Extreme Sports Complex on Aberdeen’s Beachfront.

The role is an exciting and challenging one, with the successful candidate joining one of Scotland’s most highly respected and effective social enterprises and the regional hub for extreme sports in North East Scotland. Becoming a member of the leadership team at a time when we will be implementing a new 5 year strategy, you will bring energy, judgement and professionalism to delivering improvements across all aspects of the Centre’s operations and forward plans, which include, over time, capital developments to further enhance our offer to the growing adventure sports and tourism markets.

Our Extreme Sports Centre, now attracting over 80,000 sports visits per annum, provides excellent, year round indoor & outdoor facilities including; rock climbing,  a high ropes course, in-line skating, skateboarding, BMXing, mixed martial arts, youth zone, event, conference and meeting space, retail and cafe/community facilities.  Transition Extreme is a fabulous community asset used by a wide range of people and groups – from schools and community groups to families and businesses.  With 3 Olympic Sports (Tokyo 2020) under one roof, we are seeing a rise in demand for participation and performance development.  There is the potential for significant growth and you will be instrumental in achieving that.

Located in the prime leisure and recreational area of Aberdeen Beach, the Centre is ideally located as an adrenaline-packed facility.  It acts as a major tourist attraction for the area, drawing national and international sporting events & providing an ideal setting as the ‘Gateway to the Highlands’.

Since opening our doors in 2007, we have striven to give young people opportunities, challenges and experiences that help them as they make transitions into adulthood and will stay with them for a lifetime.

Our Mission is to use and promote extreme sports, physical activity and play to bring about positive changes in peoples’ lives.

For a Recruitment Pack, as well as details of how to apply, please visit

www.transition-extreme.com  Closing Date 10th SEPTEMBER 2018, 12.00HRS.