Following a major refurbishment and relaunch, our hotel client is looking to appoint a Food and Beverage Manager to oversee the day to day running of their restaurant and living space areas.
The restaurant, which draws on their vegetable patch and herb garden, serves creative, hearty food which is inspired by Cumbria and the Lake District.
For the career minded, this is a great opportunity as the company is expanding and plans to open other hotels across the country.
The Role Food and Beverage Manager
Reporting to the General Manager
Oversee the day to day running of the restaurant and living space
Deliver highest standards of customer service
Take responsibility for food and beverage at functions and events
Manage drinks lists, including wine, within brand and financial parameters
Work with Head Chef and GM to continually improve all aspects of food and beverage service
Oversee the training and development of the F&B team
Ensure your teams have excellent product knowledge
Ensure that all revenue, payroll and overhead budgets are met and that costs directly reflect business levels
Oversee all beverage ordering and deliveries to ensure effective stock control and to minimise wastage
Take responsibility for health and safety within the F&B areas and enforce all food hygiene, health and safety and fire regulations.
Ensure all departmental risk assessments are completed and reviewed regularly
3 Years in a senior management position within an independent hotel or restaurant
Previous experience of managing a large team
Knowledge of HR procedures
A good understanding of customer care and complaints handling
A proven track record of consistently achieving financial targets
A WSET qualification or equivalent
Experience of running events including weddings and private dining
Salary around £28,000pa (negotiable for the right person)
A beautiful, well equipped workplace in the Lake District National Park
A collaborative, supportive working environment
Excellent career prospects in an ever-expanding organisation
Special rates for you and your friends & family to stay at sister hotels
Staff discounts on treatments
Social events throughout the year