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Duty Manager - Northwood, London

Northwood, London
£29,400 per annum
Closing date
29 Apr 2024

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Duty Manager - Northwood, London

Your Aramark journey starts here

Are you looking to work in a fun but busy environment as part of a team delivering service and to an array of customers?
Do you enjoy leading your team to success and are looking for your next challenge?
Are you looking for a challenge on a flexible basis?

We are currently recruiting for a Duty Manager to be a part of our integral team at Northwood HQ, Sandy Lane, Northwood HA6 3HP

Perks of the job

  • £29,400 per year
  • Full time, 40 hour a week - 5 days over 7
  • £20 a year gym membership
  • Generous holiday entitlement which increases after 3 full years of service
  • Life insurance and Pension contribution
  • Cycle 2 Work scheme / Refer a friend scheme
  • Love2Shop discounts, including savings on your weekly supermarket shop and weekend treats!
  • Free on-site parking
  • You will also be joining a great team, with fabulous career prospect and could lead to all sorts of opportunities – we LOVE to promote from within!

What you'll be doing

Operational Delivery

  • Operational management and financial performance of the unit food and beverage function.
  • Work closely with the Head Chef and Bar Stewards to ensure correct stock level are maintained
  • Manage and account for client specialist stock
  • Champion excellent customer service and effectively implement all agreed customer communication tools in order to build sales
  • Ensure quarterly client tariff reviews for Mess Bars are completed in line with contractual specification and client profit return agreement
  • Champion excellent customer service and effectively implement all customer communication tools.
  • Manage and direct the effective delivery of special functions or events
  • Ensure all weekly menus are JSP compliant and accurately presented to the Mess Members
  • Work and develop good commercial relationships with suppliers, ensuring receipt of service and quality levels required to obtain the highest financial return
  • Ensure all daily paper / computer work is complete and that inventories and client reports are completed correctly and at the right time.


  • Knowledge of all applicable personnel policies, labour laws and agreements
  • Ensure strict compliance with Aramark Hygiene and Safety requirements


  • Act as a purchasing officer and budget controller for the Food and Beverage function of the Mess with support from Team Leaders/ Senior Team Leaders

Team Management

  • Line management, scheduling and performance management of Team Leaders/ Senior Team Leaders, Senior / Head Chefs on site and, in some cases, direct line management of Team Members
  • Plan and lead team management meetings and daily briefings

Health and Safety

  • Ensure work packs and staff training records are maintained as per company policy.
  • Ensure that any equipment issues that may result in causing risk to staff or client and customers are reported to the health and safety helpline.
  • Raise any issues with clients to line managers to ensure clients resolve the matter.
  • Ensure that all food diaries on site are checked and actions taken as appropriate.


  • Previous management experience in the food services or retail industry
  • Ability and full confidence in producing reports across all areas of the business
  • Lead by example, be able to manage a team of colleagues and have a positive, can do attitude
  • A DBS check will be required


  • Excellent numeracy skills; strong written and verbal skills
  • Food Hygiene Certificate Level 2 or 3
  • Health and Safety qualification level 2
  • Knowledge of applicable health and safety legislation


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