Assistant Food & Beverage and Events Manager

Cheshunt, Waltham Cross
£17,238 pa
25 May 2018
22 Jun 2018
Event Jobs
Job Function
Food & Beverage
Contract Type
Full Time

Broxbourne Council is looking to recruit positions to continue to drive its catering business forward as a modern and high quality service, adding a commercial edge to well-established bar and catering operations.

Assistant Food & Beverage and Events Manager

Assistant Food & Beverage and Events Manager (Ref: AFBMS)

A permanent 30 hours per week vacancy at The Spotlight in Hoddesdon

Salary £17,238 pa

In this role, you will help to develop new menus and recipe ideas, be responsible for the smooth running of the kitchen and bar services and create new opportunities, bookings and events for the Centre.

The ideal candidate will be a passionate foodie who can balance costs with quality. You will also have experience of working in a similar environment, excellent communication and presentation skills and a passion and drive for delivering results and exceeding expectations. You will have excellent people skills that can motivate and empower the team to be the best they can be.

If you are passionate about food, bar and service delivery and have the skills and enthusiasm to help progress the business, this position is for you.

The Spotlight is a unique multi-purpose facility which hosts weddings, conferences, meetings and exhibitions as well as regular screenings of the latest films and a variety of shows. You will be required to provide food ranging from bar snacks and meals to catering for weddings and parties. The work will include weekends and evenings and will include bar work. For this reason applicants must be aged 18 or over.

Staff can be required to work across other Council Leisure sites if the need arises.

The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential in this post.

We are committed to safer recruitment, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The benefits package includes generous leave entitlement, a full training and development programme, membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme and free membership to the Council’s local leisure centres, which includes free access to gyms, swimming pools, fitness classes, racket sport sessions, a health suite and a range of generous discounts across other leisure and culture services.

Broxbourne Council is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Details and application forms for all job vacancies are listed on the Council’s website.


Application forms must be submitted by 6 June 2018 quoting the above reference.

Borough Offices, Bishops’ College, Churchgate, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, EN8 9XQ.

Telephone: 01992 785509, Email: