General Catering Manager

Five Rivers Recruitment Ltd.
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

General Catering Manager

£21,000 Per annum

We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced General Catering Manager to join our well established client based just outside of Chippenham. This role offers you a fantastic opportunity to demonstrate your personal flair and ambition. The General Catering Manager will be responsible for the smooth running of the site staff and all its facilities by efficient management of the function on site.

Key Tasks & Responsibilities

As Head of Department, you will be expected to:

  • Proactively manage the team. Responsible for recruiting, supporting, training and developing the team in order to deliver an efficient, high quality service.
  • Ensure ongoing team communications, including building internal and external relationships, management reporting and client liaison to ensure operational excellence.
  • Maintain, order and control stocks within budget.
  • Ensure operation activities meet requirements in respect of COSHH, Food Safety, H&S, legal requirements, environmental policies and duty of care to customers and employees.

Skills, Experience and Qualifications

As Head of Department, we look for the following:

  • A passion for service: Warm, friendly and genuine with excellent all round communication skills.
  • A performance driven leadership approach: Creates a culture of results within a high-pressure environment through inspirational leadership.
  • Taking the initiative: Takes responsibility, is committed to achieving growth by creating a culture of innovation, adaptability and challenging the norm.
  • Respecting commitments: Able to effectively listen, establishing trust and ensuring contractual compliance through exemplary leadership.
  • Experience in a similar role
  • Proven management experience

Core Values and behaviours

  • Employee Recognition: recognise and value the contribution of others.
  • Loyalty to our client/customer satisfaction: warm, friendly and genuine with ability to build trust and loyalty.
  • Innovation: actively seek to improve ways of working and offer suggestions.
  • Operational Excellence: committed to achieving results through demonstrating a "can-do" attitude.

As well as an enjoyable place to work, our client offers a comprehensive benefits package including access to offers, promotions and discounts to retail and leisure providers.


40hrs per week full time

Salary: £21,000.00 /year