Hospitality Manager - City of London

Location
London
Salary
Up to £40,000 dependent on experience
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
04 Sep 2017
Ref
compass/TP/299488/33959/CB
Contact
Miss Charlotte Bradley
Job Function
Food & Beverage
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are recruiting an experienced Hospitality Manager to join our fast paced, high end contract in the heart of City of London. We are looking for a passionate, professional and confident manager to lead and develop the current hospitality offer, overseeing a large team, reporting into the General Manager.

Package description

Up to £40,000

Predominantly Monday - Friday - flexibility required

Lots of development and progression opportunities

Compass Group UK & Ireland offers excellent career and development opportunities, as an organisation that's proud of its great people, we believe in the opportunity to recognise and develop great talent.  That's why we offer a number of courses and qualifications for our talented Managers.  For our future stars, we have The Academy and Accelerate programmes which will equip you for a career in Catering Management.  For established managers, we have our Evolve programme which will hone your existing skills and add to your managerial capabilities. We’re also Edexcel approved, so you can be sure you are getting the best training available to you.  So whether you are a Future Star with big aspirations or an established High Performer with a proven track record – there is a development plan for you.  If this isn’t enough, we offer a competitive salary, pension scheme and life assurance, sick pay, and company discounts. And because life isn't only about work, we offer a good annual leave entitlement too.

Main responsibilities
  • Build strong client and customer relationships
  • Develop, manage and motivate the fluctuating team  of permanent and agency staff
  • Be visible and client facing, building strong relationships with all levels of management and staff
  • Proactively review and improve the service offered - ensuring 5 star standards at all times
  • Organise a variety of high volume events and functions
  • Agree innovative and creative menu selections working closely with the Head Chef
  • Ensure continuous development and training of staff
  • Organisation and ensuring processes are followed is key
  • Ensure reports are accurate, comprehensive and meet relevant deadlines
  • HSE and FS understanding and adherence
Ideal candidate
  • Excellent attention to detail, passionate about delivering very high standards
  • Strong communication skills, building relationships with clients and employees at all levels of seniority
  • Good food and wine knowledge, understands all aspects of ‘sequence of service’
  • Experience in events/hospitality within contract catering, 5* hotel background or a leading restaurant
  • IT/computer literate, with full knowledge on Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point
About the company

Our Company vision is Great People, Great Service, Great Results and we believe your contribution is crucial to the success of the business. To achieve our vision we live by the values of Integrity, Team work, Passion, Can-Do and Responsibility.

At Restaurant Associates our vision is simple - 'Bringing people together with brilliant food, brilliant service and brilliant associates'

Our inspirational food is alive with flavour and nutrition, sourced in a socially responsible manner for the well-being of our customers, communities and the environment and we match this with the excellent service of our brilliant associates.

Our values are our DNA - INSPIRATIONAL FOOD - INNOVATIVE SPIRIT - ASSOCIATES WHO EXCEL - STRONGER TOGETHER