Catering Manager

  • Location:

    Blackpool, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Hospitality & Catering

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Up to £10.41 per hour

  • Contact:

    Peter Fletcher

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Job Details:

My client is looking for a catering manager for one of their schools in the Blackpool area.
They are one of the fastest growing contract caterers in the industry and are a company that many want to work for. Being a very people orientated company, they are all for working environment.

Environment: Education
Hours: 33.75hrs (Mon-Fri)
Hourly Rate: £10.41ph, equated
Contract: Permanent (Term Time only- 38 working weeks/4.2 holiday weeks)
Region: Blackpool

Catering Manager Role Purpose:

* Providing a full catering, vending and extensive catering service
* Managing a team (including managing their performance, training and development, absence management and disciplinary if required)
* Controlling a tight budget and achieving sales targets and food costs
* Managing client demands, client relationship development
* Ensuring all food hygiene and health and safety regulations are adhered to at all times
* Adhere to existing and new working practices, methods, procedures and respond positively to new and alternative systems
* Taking an active part in any unit sales promotions
* Stock taking
* Completing relevant unit required paperwork
* Inducting & training new staff
* Participate in training and development
* Carry out ad hoc duties as directed by Area Manager

Roll Requirements:

* Previous contract catering meals experience is essential
* Excellent client liaison / relationship building skills are vital to this role.
* Must have excellent cooking skills in both presentation and taste.
* You will also be IT proficient.
* Ability to successfully manage a team
* Ability to promote a welcoming environment to our customers
* Neat and tidy in appearance
* A 'can do' attitude, prepared to assist the rest of the team

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