General Manager

Headwaters Center (Ecology, Events, Education)
Full-Time, Year-Round, Salaried
Office Location: 730 Baker Drive Winter Park, CO 80482

TO APPLY: Email Resume & Cover Letter to


General Manager will work onsite in Winter Park, Colorado.  Reports directly to the Executive Director and assists in strategic direction, operations, and marketing of the Center.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


  • Manage day-to-day operations of the facility
  • Receive and approve onsite deliveries
  • Remit corresponding invoices to accounting
  • Prepare tax spreadsheets
  • Reconcile and monitor petty cash and submit deposits to the bank
  • Manage and train contractors, direct reports, and volunteers
  • Conduct monthly inventory and order alcohol, beverages, cleaning products, linens, and other necessary items as needed
  • Complete other tasks as needed


  • Oversee the planning, organizing, and executing Headwaters hosted events on a monthly basis
  • Oversee, develop, and maintain the events calendar
  • Organize labor, set-up, and tear-down for events when needed
  • Coordinate social media and news items
  • Manage and review vendor and client contracts


  • Field inquiries about venue and other parts of the facility
  • Develop and maintain community partnerships
  • Maintain and exceed high customer service standards


  • 7 years of work experience, including 3 years of sales and event management, college degree preferred
  • Self-motivated and self-directed
  • “Hands-on” leader
  • Strong customer service and problem-solving skills
  • Conflict management
  • Event planning and management
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong computer skills including Excel, Word, and Adobe Acrobat. Familiar with Facebook and Instagram social media postings.
  • Lift up to 50 pounds
  • A reliable source of transportation
  • Positive attitude and team-oriented

TO APPLY: Email Resume & Cover Letter to