Unit Manager - UEL Stratford

Up to £31k dependant on experience
09 Apr 2018
07 May 2018
Ms Caroline Pearson
Job Function
Catering Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Here at Chartwells – part of the Compass Group family – we are market leaders in the provision of catering, retail, leisure and support services within the education sector. This allows us to work in some of the most historic and iconic locations across the UK - like the University of East London (UEL)

There are 10,000 students in UELs undergraduate and postgraduate community

Plus, UEL prides itself in forging close partnership with local authorities to facilitate an economic transformation of East London, in particular alongside Newham Council, the Olympic Park Legacy Company (OPLC) and the Mayor’s Office, in the regeneration of Stratford and Docklands.

We are looking to bring in a Unit Manager to oversee the operations at the Stratford Campus.

Main responsibilities

We are looking to bring in a Unit Manager to oversee the operations at the Stratford Campus.

You will lead and manage a team across multi food outlets to deliver excellent food quality and customer service to our clients, whilst ensuring contractual, legislative and Compass standards are met and maintained.

You will also be responsible for developing trusted working relationship with clients through regular communication, providing accurate and timely periodic reports and acting with gravitas at meetings.

Ideal candidate

We would be expecting applications from candidates proven operational management experience within a contract catering environment with sound knowledge of procedural and legislative frameworks, Sound financial acumen and experienced in managing budgets and growing sales.

Proven experience in managing direct teams to deliver high food quality and customer service standards and candidates will need to hold Level 3 Food Safety and Health and Safety qualification or equivalent

For more information on working for the Compass Group, and in particular this position please contact Caroline Pearson either by email – Caroline.Pearson@compass-group.co.uk or phone 07979 538536

About the company

We’re the people behind the food, hospitality and support services that power your day, make you smile and put a spring in your step. Just one of the reasons why we’re the UK and Ireland’s No.1 catering and support services provider.