Business & Catering Manager

East Sussex
£32,595 per annum
26 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Job Function
Catering Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Rother District Council

 Business & Catering Manager

 Community and Economy Service

 Full Time – 37 hours per week, Permanent Contract

 Up to £32,595 per annum

 Relocation package available

 Starting salary dependent on qualifications and experience

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to lead on establishing a successful catering facility at the Colonnade, Bexhill-on-Sea.  The Colonnade sits in a prominent location on Bexhill’s award-winning seafront, next to the iconic De La Warr Pavilion.  It is currently being refurbished to create a new and exciting food and drink offer to be opened this summer.   You will be leading on all aspects of setting up this establishment from the outset, including developing the concept and business plan; overseeing design and fit-out; purchase and hire of equipment and stock; as well as the recruitment and management of the staff.  Once up and running, you will be responsible for all aspects of the day-to-day management and future development of the business.  

You will have a track record of successful management in the catering sector; an excellent eye for detail; with strong communication, customer service and management skills.

Hard working, forward thinking and determination are key qualities we are seeking.

If you would like an informal discussion regarding this vacancy, please contact Graham Burgess, Economic Development Manager – Community and Economy on telephone:

(01424) 787831 or by email:

The job description and application form are available to download from our website

Should you have any problems accessing our website, please contact the Corporate and Human Resources Service on telephone:

 (01424) 787704 or email:

Closing date for receipt of applications is midday on:

Friday 16th February 2018

Interviews will be held on: Friday 23rd February 2018