Appointment Type: Fixed Term, depending on unit contract
Employer Overview: Food service solutions and corporate catering company, providing daily meals and catering functions for various corporate and private establishments. They new seek an Assistant Catering Manager to assist in the planning and execution of all functions at one of their many on-site units.
What are the key responsibilities of the position?
- Conceptualise and provide creative and innovative solutions to client’s requests for functions
- Prepare and manage functions of a high caliber with the required flair and innovation
- Consistently provide and maintain optimum client service on site
- Assist in managing the operations and implementing the necessary controls
- Meet financial targets, whilst staying in budget
Why should you apply for this position? Join a large-scale, international company with huge opportunities within the group. Work in a fast paced environment, as part of a dedicated team, within a well established, and reputable corporation.
Position Reports to: Unit Manager
What type of experience do we require?
- Minimum 1 year experience as an assistant catering manager
- Working experience in a corporate catering environment
- 1 year Customer relations experience
- 1 year experience of stores control ordering and receiving
Which qualifications will secure this position?
- National Diploma in Hospitality/Diploma in Food Service Management
- Worksmart knowledge is advantageous
What skills / behaviours are required?
- Excellent communication skills
- Well groomed and well presented
- Creative and innovative
- Strong sense of service and customer orientation
- Excellent organisation and planning skills
- Good people management skills
- Strong financial acumen
- Computer literate (MS Office)
Please ensure that you provide the following information with your application:
- Photograph – Head and shoulders picture, in low resolution format for our database - Start and End dates for all previous employment
- Written references that you have available
- Current contact telephone numbers and email addresses for all previous employers, for referencing purposes.
Due to high volumes of CV’s received, should you not hear from us within seven working days of sending your application, please consider your application for this particular position unsuccessful. You are welcome to apply for any other positions that we may advertise in future. Please note that we are not able to accept any application if a valid work permit is not held.
· Reference: LS-65310-0601
· Salary: R6 000 – R8 000 per month, negotiable depending on experience.
· Country: South Africa
· Province: Gauteng
· Date Posted: 06 Dec 2013
· Employer type: Catering Company