Hemel Hempstead
£35,000 per annum
01 Oct 2016
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
General Catering Manager – Contract Caterer - (Mon - Fri) - Job Summary Great opportunity for a General Catering Manager to join a leading UK Contract catering, and hospitality organisations in a high profile role with a wide span of autonomyMy client is a leading catering and hospitality specialists. They operate across a variety of sectors providing mostly catering, and hospitality services. Contract catering organisations are an outsourced solution adopted by any of the UK's largest companies such as Banking, Retail, Business & Industry, Healthcare, Education etc. General Catering Manager – Contract Caterer - (Mon - Fri) - Role Responsibility As a General Catering Manager you will also have to liaise with, and build excellent relationships with various stakeholders and you will need to manage your business area effectively and ensure the best service, quality and KPI delivery across a range of services. As General Catering Manager you will: Build, develop and motivate your team to deliver the very best service and quality to the client Have strong retail skills Be an innovative food manager who can drive creativity and personality into the food offer Preparing and serving exceptional food Menu planning and production Be knowledgeable about all health, safety & hygiene matters and drive these high standards through the team Implement and monitor the effective use of the Food Safety Management System Have experience in organising and managing hospitality conference and events Maximise profit and business opportunities within your contract Develop the service offer and client relationship to grow the business areas covered under the contract Be fully P&L accountable and be able to manage cost and resources to deliver profit and margin targets Ensure all of your team is engaged, motivated and passionate about delivering the service that is expected Lead by example and set high standards Have a strong desire to develop freshly made home cooked food General Catering Manager – Contract Caterer - (Mon - Fri) - The Ideal Candidate As General Catering Manager you will be: Able to develop and motivate a team Communicating effectively at all levels Have a strong desire to produce freshly made home cooked food Be commercially aware with the presence and personality to influence day to day business Drive menu change though strong innovation Results orientated with impeccable standards around quality, service and presentation Able to demonstrate substantial experience in catering Computer literate, numerate with very good verbal and interpersonal skills Experienced in working in a kitchen Experienced within a food-led business Planning and organising effectively Focussed on excellent detail and standards A strong leader with the ability to demonstrate a hands on approach to your work Demonstrating excellent customer care skills Positive, articulate and polished, and knows how to professionally interact with clients within their environment Expert at adapting style and behaviour to meet the needs of the situation Computer literate, numerate with very good verbal and interpersonal skills Detail2Leisure is acting as an employment agency. We are the chosen recruitment partner for many of the UK’s leading Leisure & Hospitality Organisations. This job was originally posted as