6 days ago
Levy Restaurants UK is the sports, leisure and hospitality sector of Compass Group UK& I and British partner to Levy Restaurants US. A hospitality market leader, Levy Restaurants provides individual character to each of its clients including Twickenham Experience, Tom's Kitchen at Somerset House and The O2, through focusing on delicious food, great atmosphere and legendary service. Main responsibilities We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Manager to join our team. You will be operationally running events across the Conference & Events Department. You will ensure all components of the operation are functioning to their maximum potential. Ensuring that all areas are prepared to the customer's specification and in a timely mannerManagement of various events including Weddings, Dinners and ConferencesEnsuring service levels meet customer expectations.Assisting with management of departmental sales and controllable costs ensuring targets are met.Effectively recruiting, inducting, training and developing the variable labour in accordance with the needs of the business.Flexibility in assisting in other areas in response to business and customer needs and at eventsActing as Duty Manager on a rotational basis and as a key holder when required.Demonstrating knowledge of food and beverage operations with a focus on innovation, standards and market awareness.Ensuring the rules and regulations of the Health and Safety at Work Act are adhered to.Completing all administration within guidelines set. Ideal candidate Excellent communication skillsAbility to lead and develop a teamSelf-motivated and the ability to work in a pressurised environmentTeam playerA 'Can-do' attitudeExperience of Conference and Banqueting Management. About the company Compass Group UK & Ireland offers excellent career and development opportunities, as an organisation that's proud of its great people, we believe in the opportunity to recognise and share success, that's why we offer a competitive salary, pension scheme and life assurance, sick pay, and company discounts.