Operations Manager -for a leading catering company
A client of Greycoat Lumleys is looking for an Operations Manager to join their busy catering company.
To manage all the operations activities of the catering company
To run the temporary staffing agency, providing temporary front of house staff
To manage the front of house team at some events
To manage the hire, cellar and warehouse managers and their departments
To ensure all events are well planned and executed
To develop and manage control systems across the company to improve accountability and increase profitability
To manage the fabric of the company’s buildings
The right candidate must be a good communicator, be organised, enthusiastic, motivated, dependable and technical. They must also show initiative and good leadership skills, as well as being able to run the team with good humour. The right candidate must also have experience of working with different London venues, and have catered for numbers up to about 1,000.
Manages, recruits, supervises, controls and develops all operations and support services for the following areas:
Hire & Cellar Manager
Ensures all departments work smoothly together to achieve maximum efficiency, service standards and profit
Health and safety (excepting food safety)
Health and Safety
Adhere to Health and Safety policies, procedures, and regulations. Both at events and our premises
Ensure all new staff are fully inducted into the systems, policies and methods
Ensure premises and paperwork is ready at all times for EHO or other inspectionRisk assessments Planning.
Ensures all events are properly planned in good time. Working with EPs and Ops staff Ensures operations departments have right level of staffing for busy period Go on site visits with EP and relevant staff.
Authorise direct reports over time and expenses sheets and holidays
Ensures all staff are trained in relevant and legal requirements for their roles and venues we are working at
Personal license holder
Health & Safety level 2
Qualifications, good to have
First Aid - 3 day course
Responsible Consultant:Darren Lewis
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 gross per annum
Hours and Days: flexibility is required