General Manager - Hatfield House

Up to £50,000
06 Mar 2018
03 Apr 2018
Miss Charlotte Bradley
Job Function
General Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Hatfield House is a fantastic venue that Levy Leisure is proud to be a long-standing catering partner for. Levy Leisure provide all catering and hospitality requirements at this spectacular venue. We are looking for a General Manager to oversee all retail and conference & events requirements, whilst project managing some exciting refurbishments, and leading a strong and successful team.

Package description
  • Up to £50,000
  • Discretionary bonus up to 20%
  • Lots of scope to develop and progress
  • 5 out of 7 shifts
Main responsibilities
  • Overseeing a prestigious and spectacular venue with all retail and C&E requirements
  • Managing the day to day operation with a hands on approach 
  • Reviewing standards and processes and improving where required
  • Strong attention to detail within all aspects of catering and hospitality
  • Innovation and creativity with menu plans
  • Project management of refurbishment plans
  • Driving and growing profit through strategic planning
  • Excellent commercial understanding and creative ideas to increase business
  • Being fully resposnible for all health & safety and food safety
  • Stakeholder and client management - building strong and robust relationships
Ideal candidate
  • Catering and hospitality experience
  • Must have a ‘can do’ positive, driven attitude
  • Demonstrate a passion for quality of service within catering
  • Have a standards and quality driven management style
  • Ability to create a motivated, engaged and positive team environment
  • Be a strong leader
  • Structured and approachable people management skills
  • Highly proactive and innovative in approach
  • Constantly challenges the ‘status quo’
  • Passion for food and service and innovation
  • Respond to the pace of the business in terms of speed of work and productivity
  • Dedicated and driven to succeed
About the company

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.