13 days ago
An exciting new career opportunity has opened up at Slimbridge Wetland Centre, one of Gloucestershire's largest and most diverse visitor attractions. The successful candidate will work as part of the senior management team to shape and lead our vibrant catering service ready for the launch of our new restaurant in autumn 2016. Over the last year we have revitalised our catering outlets, investing 350,000 to provide our visitors with fresh and contemporary eating spaces. We welcome over 250,000 visitors per year and our catering department has an annual turnover in excess of 900,000.
Slimbridge Wetland Centre, Near Stroud
37.5hrs per week working 5 days from 7
26,650 - 28,053 per annum
We are looking for an energetic, proactive and experienced manager to maximise sales and improve service standards. You will ensure a constant drive for results through a positive, dedicated approach to change and make business improvements, with the ability to lead by example and drive forward our offer. You must have strong financial acumen, understand P&L, labour percentages and cost of sales. You must have proven experience in motivating and coach team members and have exceptionally high food safety standards.
In return for your hard work and dedication you'll enjoy a wide range of benefits including:
- 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (increasing to 30 days after 5 years service)
- Contributory pension scheme (conditions apply)
- Life assurance
- Free parking
- Child care voucher scheme
- Free entry to all our centres
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WWT is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in employment.
No agencies please