24 Hour Fitness, INC. Area Group X Manager in Houston, Texas

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Management, Retail


Houston, TX

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Job Description

Location: 00206 Willowbrook SS - TXAddress: 7300 West Greens RoadArea Group Exercise Managers (AGXM) are responsible for the growth and success of group fitness programs in multiple clubs. AGXMs oversee programs in districts of 8 – 30 clubs, and manage all aspects including scheduling, quality, budgeting, and class selection.


Group X Instructor Management

  • Recruit, hire and train high-quality instructors.

  • Conduct class evaluations/coach instructors.

  • Communicate as needed with instructors, both one-on-one and group communications.

  • Work with the club management team to ensure that Group X scheduling and programming is running effectively.

Group X Business Management

  • Implement annual group fitness labor budget.

  • Operate program within budget and deliver on strategic direction Group X department objectives.

  • Resolve concerns from members, Group X instructors, Regional team and District teams on issues related to Group X.

  • Work with business partners at both the club and district level to drive improved Group X program utilization and effectiveness of programming.

Group X Program Development

  • Design and implement successful group fitness programs within each club.

  • Staff program with high-quality group fitness instructors.

  • Monitor Group X (GX) programs performance and make changes as necessary to ensure optimum service levels to members.

  • Create and staff programming for a variety of special events and holidays.


  • Teach up to 2 or 3 classes per week. Class formats taught will support company training and education partners.

  • Attend group fitness and business trainings as needed.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Demonstrated initiative, an independent thinker with advanced problem solving skills.

  • Ability to analyze numerical data and analytics.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Strong public speaking and presentation skills.

  • Ability to work collaboratively cross-functionally.

  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and sequence tasks and processes.

  • Working knowledge of Word, Power Point, and Excel.

  • Practical and technical knowledge of group fitness.

  • Solid presentation skills, including the confidence to present to large groups (Preferred).

  • Knowledge of multiple group X formats teaching and certification process (Preferred).

Minimum Work Experience and Qualifications

  • 3+ years’ experience in progressive fitness/group exercise management.

  • Experience in Group Exercise teaching.

  • Experience managing product implementation process.

  • Experience in project management (Preferred).

  • Experience working in fitness department of large multi-unit fitness company (Preferred).

Minimum Educational Level/Certifications

  • Project Management Certified (Preferred).

  • National Certification in Fitness/Personal Training (Preferred).

  • Multiple Group X instruction certifications (Preferred).

Travel Requirement

  • Travel requirements to clubs – up to 80% of time.