Unit Manager

20 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Mr Nathan Rackham-Wood
Job Function
Catering Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

We’re the people behind the food, hospitality and support services that power your day, make you smile and put a spring in your step. Just one of the reasons why we’re the UK and Ireland’s No.1 catering and support services provider.

Here at Chartwells – part of the Compass Group family – we are market leaders in the provision of catering, retail, leisure and support services within the education sector. This allows us to work in some of the most historic and iconic locations across the UK - like the University of East London (UEL)

There are 12500 students in UELs undergraduate and postgraduate community

Plus UEL prides itself in forging close partnership with local authorities to facilitate an economic transformation of East London, in particular alongside Newham Council, the Olympic Park Legacy Company (OPLC) and the Mayor’s Office, in the regeneration of Stratford and Docklands.

We are looking to bring in a Unit Manager to oversee the operations at the Stratford Campus.

Main responsibilities

You will lead and manage a team across multi food outlets  to deliver excellent food quality and customer service to our clients, whilst ensuring contractual, legislative and Compass standards are met and maintained.

You will also be responsible for developing trusted working relationship with clients through regular communication, providing accurate and timely periodic reports and acting with gravitas at meetings

Ideal candidate

We would be expecting applications from candidates proven operational management experience within a contract catering environment with sound knowledge of procedural and legislative frameworks, Sound financial acumen and experienced in managing budgets and growing sales.

Proven experience in managing direct teams to deliver high food quality and customer service standards and candidates will need to hold Level 3 Food Safety and Health and Safety qualification or equivalent

For more information on working for the Compass Group, and in particular this positon please contact Nathan Rackham-Wood either by email – Nathan.rackhamwood@compass-group.co.uk or phone 07917 587109