Area Manager

Expiring today

Compass Group
Liverpool, Merseyside
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We have a great opportunity for an Area Manager, to work for the largest contract catering in the world. The ideal candidate will be working within the education sector.  This is a great opportunity for someone who has multi-site experience and looking to progress into an area manager role. The area manager will be overseeing 12 primary schools in the Liverpool area.   If you have excellent people skills, can motivate staff, have completed various audits, compliance focused and have worked towards budget then we would like to hear from you.

Package description

£17000 - £19000  plus travel expenses, depending on experience

Mon - Fri, between 7am - 4pm, 40 hours per week

Opportunity to join the Compass Share and Pension scheme

Up to 10% discount in various high street stores

Plenty of opportunity to progress within the largest contract catering company in the world

Main responsibilities
  • Assist in building strong client relationships across 12 primary school sites
  • Proactively review and improve the services
  • Agree menu selections and ensure local preferences are appropriately catered for
  • Lead your on-site colleagues – making sure they are happy, effective and up to date with relevant training needs
  • Ensure periodic reports are accurate, comprehensive and meet relevant deadlines
Ideal candidate
  • Confident at building relationships with clients and team members
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Passionate about Catering and service delivery.
  • Brand Standards Experience
  • Financial and Commercial Acumen
  • A strong leader who can motivate and inspire a large team
  • An adaptable individual who can influence at all levels
  • Extremely organised and enjoys working in a fast paced environment
  • Sound knowledge of legislative standards
  • Interpersonal, administrative and organisational skills
  • A 'Can do' attitude
About the company

Chartwells part of Compass Group UK&Ireland is the UK’s leading provider of catering and support services to the education sector, serving over 60 million meals a year to one in ten schools across the UK.