Events Manager

Recruiter
CH&Co Group
Location
Museum of London Docklands
Salary
26500
Posted
18 Feb 2019
Closes
17 Mar 2019
Job Function
Sales
Contract Type
Contract
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 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.