Senior Events Manager

3 days left

Recruiter
CH&Co Group
Location
Royal College of Physicians
Salary
Competitive and great benefits
Posted
16 Nov 2018
Closes
12 Dec 2018
Job Function
Marketing and PR
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are CH&CO, a group of chefs, nutritionists and people pleasers with a shared passion for food that fuels emotional positivity as well as physical wellbeing. In a world where what we consume is becoming ever faster and more disposable, we’re proud to take a more thoughtful, mindful approach to the food experiences we source, prepare and present.

Summary

We are looking for a flexible, confident, dynamic Senior Events Manager to help us to deliver outstanding service in our iconic venues. A strong willingness to learn and develop is essential.

Main Responsibilities:
  • to provide direct liaison with client, customer and catering teams to ensuring clear communications of each party’s needs and expectations.
  • to interact effectively across client and operational functions, to lead the team to superior operational and business performance.
  • to demonstrate awareness of financial implication of all sales and commitments made to a client.
  • Coordinate suppliers, handle client queries and troubleshoot on the day of the event, to ensure that all runs smoothly.
  • Support with staff management and training
  • Help maintain key client relationships, whilst retaining new potential clients
  • To ensure full catering services are provided as agreed within the client contract
  • Ensuring that ordering and stock control are efficient and accurate
  • Organize work throughout the unit in a manner that facilitates efficient customer service and profitable operations
  • Support the General manager as required
Ideal Candidate:
  • has a minimum of 2 years’ experience in event catering,
  • has an understanding of cost control, food safety and health and safety
  • demonstrates a good knowledge of London venues.
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • Good organizational skills
  • The nature of the business requires good people skills with a keen sense to build relationships
  • Polished email etiquette
  • Multitasking with the ability to priorities work flow.