Head of Hospitality, Conferences and Catering (Manciple)

Competitive Salary
06 Jun 2017
23 Jul 2017
Job Function
General Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Hospitality, Conferences and Catering (Manciple)

We are currently seeking to appoint an outstanding person to the role of Head of Hospitality, Conferences and Catering. 

You will take both the strategic and operational responsibility for all events and entertainment in the College as well as defining the future direction of our unique and complex catering and conferencing operation, and at a time of exciting growth and development.

Leading a team of diverse and professional catering, kitchen and conference staff, the position is ultimately responsible for the provision of the highest standards of hospitality service to both internal and external customers. Maintaining close engagement with the College community is an essential part of the role as is respecting the traditions of the College, whilst balancing the needs of that community with the commercial operation.

This is a unique, historical and vitally important role to the College, and in order to demonstrate that you will to have the professional credibility to undertake it, you will need to be a talented hospitality professional with substantial senior level experience of working in high class establishments.  Exemplary leadership, communication and organisational skills are essential.

This post will commence as soon as possible and essentially before October 2017. In addition to a generous benefits package, which can include the provision of an unfurnished house within close proximity of the College at a reduced rental, the salary for the position is up to £55,000. Flexibility of hours will be necessary, as your presence at key prestigious College events will be required.

Further information on the position and how to apply, can be found on our website at https://www.jesus.cam.ac.uk/college/people/vacancies

The closing date for receipt of applications is the 23 June 2017.