Director of Operations - National Surf Centre

Appointment of Director of Operations, National Surf Centre, Strandhill, Co Sligo.

An exciting new opportunity has become available for a Director of Operations post at the National Surf Centre, Strandhill, Co. Sligo.  The National Surf Centre will be open for business operations during Spring 2023. This will be an exciting, unique opportunity for a highly motivated and energetic commercial leader. 

This role offers the successful candidate a stunning, inspiring place of work with the honour of taking the first steps with the National Surf Centre, Strandhill.  You will get to be part of Ireland’s premier surf and outdoor activity centre for the ever-growing surf and outdoor active community in Ireland and internationally.

The National Surf Centre, Strandhill will solidify Sligo’s reputation as a must-visit outdoor adventure destination along the Wild Atlantic Way and a premium experience that will extend the season for surfing and outdoor activity for visitors to Sligo and the local surfing community.

Full-time position with flexible working arrangements:

The National Surf Centre, Strandhill CLG as the employer, invites applications for the position of Director of Operations.  The role will be full-time and will report to the Board of Directors of the new company.  This is a full-time position and will require flexibility in working arrangements to include evening and weekend availability as the Centre requires.  Work will be based at the National Surf Centre in Strandhill, Co. Sligo.

Completed application forms to be returned by email only in pdf format in ONE scanned document to

Please download the application below:

Candidate Information Booklet - Director of Operations - National Surf Centre Strandhill (PDF) - 130 kbs  PDF
Application Form - Director of Operations - National Surf Centre Strandhill (DOCx) - 53 kbs  WORD

Closing Date: 4.30 p.m. on Wednesday 8th February 2023


National Surf Centre Strandhill is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace. Should any reasonable adjustments be required during the recruitment process, please contact the recruitment team on who will assist with requests.