Catering Manager - Leeds
We ensure you're rewarded for all your hard work, which is why we offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:Contributory pension schemeGrow your career with our Career Pathways and MyLearning programmesQuick access for you and your immediate family to a Digital GP, and wider healthcare benefitsExclusive travel discounts with TUI, Expedia, Booking.com and many moreSave money on your food shop with discounts on Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons and many moreUp to 44% off cinema tickets to enjoy your favourite blockbusterReceive cash rewards every time you spend and use them on a wide range of brandsUn-wind with us with free wellness, mindfulness and exercise classesYou can share all discounts and offers with your friends and familiesPlease note: This role is contracted to 45 weeks per year
As a Cateing Manager, you will use your skills to maintain a high standard of quality work. In return, you will have the chance to progress your career with a company that invests in its people, celebrates individuality, and rewards and recognises employees who go beyond the plate.Your key responsibilities will include:To be responsible for the overall efficient and effective management of the contract to ensure great quality, consistent food and beverage services across all areasTo maintain positive client relationships ensuringTo ensure the smooth planning of the contract and resources to deliver a first-class service to our clients and customersTo be responsible for the management, recruitment, development and training of team membersTo ensure the contract is fully compliant with company policies and proceduresTo deliver on the agreed financial budget and run commercially in line with net income and cost targets.
Our ideal Catering Manager will:Previous experience in contract cateringExperience of leading and managing teams to deliver resultsTrack record of growing sales and retaining businessExcellent written and oral communication skillsStrong leadership with the ability to motivate and engage teamsAbility to liaise with colleagues, customers and clients at all levelsQuality and process driven with particular focus on delivering resultsCompliant with Company policies and procedures in line with client agreementsIT Literate (MS Office, Email)About UsPart of Compass Group UK&I, Chartwells is the leading provider of catering and support services to the education sector. For over a quarter of a century, Chartwells has been focusing on helping those in education to build strong bodies, sharp minds and lead long healthy lives. Every week, Chartwells serves millions of nutritious and delicious meals to pupils and students in primary and secondary schools, academies, independent schools, colleges, and universities across the UK. Chartwells is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all employees to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to successfully completing pre-employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure and a Children's Barred List check. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and we ask applicants to declare all previous convictions and cautions in order to assess their suitability to work with children.Job Reference: com/0201/71869001/52613675/SUCompass Group UK&I wants everyone in our business to feel able to be themselves at work and to have an equal opportunity to progress their career. We want to create a culture where we respect and embrace everyone's talents, beliefs, backgrounds, and abilities. Where our colleagues feel valued, can reach their full potential, and thrive - Diversity is Our Strength!