Hospitality and Bar Manager

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Competitive Salary
11 Aug 2017
28 Aug 2017
Job Function
General Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Newcastle Rugby Limited are looking for an experienced and resourceful Hospitality and Bar Manager to organise and oversee the daily operations of our hospitality department at Kingston Park Stadium.

We are looking for an imaginative and entrepreneurial character to drive the growth and quality development of our in house services and offerings as well as generate new business opportunities.

The candidate will be enthusiastic, driven, innovative individual with great attention to detail.

The Role (but not limited to)

  • To oversee the day to day operations of the business as well as events and match days, including leading a large team of front-of-house staff;
  • Staff inhouse training;
  • Housekeeping duties – ensuring the facilities are at the required standard;
  • Meet and exceed customer expectations.

The Ideal Candidate

Proven experience as Hospitality and Bar Manager (or equivalent experience)

Strong leadership, motivational and people skills with a willingness to grow

Hands on experience within the customer service industry; polite courteous and helpful to all customers and supporters

Excellent knowledge of food and wine as well as Health and Safety and Food Hygiene guidelines

Outstanding communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills

Computer literacy and familiarity with commonly used software (word/excel etc.)

Please send your CV and covering letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are suitable for the role via email or post to:

Jane Shepstone, Conference and Events Director, Newcastle Falcons, Kingston Park Stadium, Brunton Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE13 8AF  

Closing date: Monday 28th August 2017

Interview dates: Wednesday 6th September and Thursday 7th September 2017