Catering Manager - Lancaster

Up ro £21k dependent on experience
07 Nov 2019
05 Dec 2019
Ms Caroline Pearson
Job Function
Catering Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Would you be interested in joining a successful FTSE 100 organisation, who are recognised as market leaders within their sectors. An organisation, which operates in over 50 countries in 50,000 client locations, but still retains a local presence within the community. 

A company that prides itself on not standing still and always seeking to innovate. We’re obsessed with the details and we’re always raising the bar higher, so we can make our clients’ businesses better.

Who are we?

We are Compass Group

We have a great opportunity for a talented Catering Manager to come and join the team at BMI Lancaster Hospital.

The Catering Manager will manage the catering operations with focus and drive. There is a real opportunity for you to make a difference and make your mark in the exciting time of growth.

Job Description

  • up to £21,000 per annum depending on experience

  • 40 hours per week

  • The opportunity of joining the Compass pension and share scheme

  • Discounts at various high street stores

Main Responsibilities

As one of our Catering Managers you will be dynamic, creative and an excellent people manager. You will be professional and responsible in your approach to managing the department’s service – assuming a hands-on approach to support and direct your team to achieve exceptional levels of service. You will also have a good level of financial acumen.

You will be a friendly and approachable and have passion for providing customer service excellence. Be a team motivator who manages their team to be passionate about what they do, ensuring each customer has a positive experience. You will be innovative and have the ability to forward plan.

You will engage with the client regularly keeping them up to date of successes and challenges and have a can-do attitude to resolving any issues.

The Ideal Candidate

The types of applications we would be looking for are candidates interested in in the Catering Manager position would be the following

  • Good cooking Skills

  • Good knowledge and experience of working with food in a contract catering environment

  • Proven commercial background in catering or similar industry

  • People Management

  • Communication

  • Results Orientation

  • Understanding Customers

This role would suit either an experienced Catering Manager looking for a long-term career opportunity or a Head Chef looking for a step up into management.

About The Company

Medirest is the specialist healthcare operating company of Compass Group UK & Ireland, providing a full range of hotel services, including staff, patient and visitor catering, domestics, portering, security and reception, at over 130 NHS Trusts and private hospitals.

We offer great discounts such as discounted cinema tickets, gyms membership, food outlets and supermarkets as well as life insurance and the option to join the company pension scheme. We offer further training by offering an accredited qualification through our NVQ program.

Please note: This vacancy may close before the advertised end date.

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