Salary : c£32-£35k, plus excellent benefits package.
Location : Willenhall (West midlands).
Shift pattern : Initially Monday Friday 09.00 17.00 however flexibility in the working pattern will be required once the Canteen is fully operational.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Catering Manager to join our Central Services team on a 12-month fixed term contract.
We are looking for an experienced, self-motivated and customer focused catering professional to lead, develop and implement a new canteen facility for our Willenhall depot-based colleagues.
The depot is a National Distribution Centre and Head Office facility, comprising c800 colleagues with depot operations running 24 hours per day.
Initially reporting to the Supply Chain Director, you will be responsible for recruiting and developing a catering team and establishing the appropriate food service offering to accommodate the needs of our depot-based colleagues, alongside full P&L responsibility for the canteen.
The ideal candidate will have previous experience of running a catering establishment, and managing a catering team and budget, obtained within the hospitality / catering sector.
A.F. Blakemore & Son Ltd is the 60th largest privately owned company in the UK. This forward-thinking family-owned business began life in 1917 as a counter-service grocery store and has grown from these humble beginnings into a company that now owns 280 SPAR Convenience Stores and employs more than 7,500 people with a turnover of £1.
1 billion. As one of the largest convenience retailers in the UK, we are always looking for innovative ways to create a point of difference.
Food and drink have always been the lifeblood of A.F. Blakemore and the business now entails retail, wholesale distribution, foodservice, logistics, specialist foods and shop fitting divisions.
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