Assistant Hospitality Manager

City of London
£28000 - £35000 per annum
21 Mar 2018
18 Apr 2018
Candice Cook
Job Function
Operations Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Hospitality Manager, City of London, OTE £38-40k

Our client, is very successful, foodie contract caterer who have won numerous awards. They provide outstanding food service, hospitality and events in London and the South East and have an impressive portfolio of blue chip Business and Industry contracts.

Our client is looking to recruit a proactive, responsive, service-orientated Assistant Hospitality Manager to look after our client's busy hospitality operation and deputise for the Hospitality in a prestigious law firm. Our client is looking for someone who is fanatical about the detail, providing the highest levels of service, and is always one step ahead of their clients, pre-empting their needs. The successful candidate will provide the client with a responsive, forward-thinking level of service.

The contract consists of a multi-stationed staff dining area, serving between 800-1000 people a day, as well as 42 meeting rooms, fine dining rooms and a number of versatile event spaces. The venues are pristine and menus modern, fresh and innovative.

The ideal candidate will have the following attributes:

  • hands-on and able to spin lots of different plates at the same time
  • a genuine passion to provide modern, fresh food
  • a natural leader who gains follow-ship
  • a logical problem solver, able to think quickly on your feet
  • a confident, approachable manner with self-motivation and the ability to take initiative to be "one step ahead"
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to take control of situations in an effective and efficient manner
  • a natural people person who forges and maintains excellent client relationships
  • keeps a cool head under pressure and responds quickly and appropriately
  • A successful track record with events in either fine dining, hotel or an exclusive contract catering environment
  • ideally experienced in a similar role and venue, or you could be a high flier at senior supervisory level looking for your first step into a management role
  • Visible - you walk the floor and nothing escapes your notice

This is a superb opportunity to join a passionate and standards-driven contract catering company.

Please note only suitable applicants will be contacted.