Catering Manager (Sales & Operations) for fantastic boutique venue in

Recruiter
Corecruitment
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Oct 2016
Closes
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

Catering Manager (Sales & Operations) for fantastic boutique venue in West London 30k basic plus commission We are recruiting a Catering Manager for an independently run boutique venue in the West London area.Overseeing the full food and beverage offer at the venue, you will look focus on selling and operating catering in three key areas: In-house photographic and film catering, off-site catering delivery service and in-house event catering. This is a newly created role following growth across all three areas.We are looking for someone who can look after both the event sales and operation at the venue.Think local, seasonal, sustainable, organic and fair trade: Breakfasts range from croissants to bircher muesli pots to avocado smash, lunch service tends to be a salad led Ottolenghi-style buffet. On the event side, think canapes, food stations and plated service. With a menu changing daily, all dietary requirements are catered for. Clients are well-travelled and tend to have great palates.The role is divided across 3 main areas; In-house photographic and film catering, off-site catering delivery service, in-house event catering. We have specifically created the role to expand these and oversee any future catering opportunities that are created.We are looking for someone who is a powerhouse at both sales and operations.You will be overseeing all aspects of food & beverage offering at the venue.In short you will be responsible for selling and managing all catering to venue and off-site clients, developing and refining the offer, and expanding the client base for the business.Sales commission will be awarded on all catering business that you sell directly (after probation period)When it comes to working hours, you can expect an average 45 hour/week Monday to Friday, however as always flexibility is expected. As a Manager, lieu time is arranged for additional hours worked.Please get in touch with your CV today.