F&B Manager - Prestigious Hotel - up to £30k

Job Title: F&B Manager - Prestigious Hotel - up to £30k
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Winchester
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: Company Benefits
Start Date: 2019-02-01
Reference: JCD0056
Contact Name: Blue Arrow Perms
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 01, 2019 10:25

Job Description

Our Client is looking for exceptional people to provide outstanding service to our guests and who put our people at the heart of everything we do.

The Exciting Opportunity

Reporting into the Operation Manager, you'll be joining the team at a very exciting time with the hotel under new management and a drive of new direction within our food and beverage departments. You will be responsible for leading the Restaurant and Bar team in the delivery of exceptional service, ensuring that statutory obligations and company standards are met, that a smooth, efficient service is maintained and that the product provided to our guests is of the highest standard. You must be passionate about delivering outstanding hospitality to your guests whilst demonstrating excellent food and wine knowledge, mixology expertise would be advantageous.

What’s In It for You?

They will give you a competitive salary and opportunities to learn new skills and grow your career. You will receive a benefits package that includes;
  • Everyday discounts from high street retailers
  • Opportunities to be involved in charity and community events
  • Career opportunities, training and help with course fees
  • Discounted hotel room rates for you AND your friends and family that will make you really popular!
  • Incentive programmes
  • Flexible working arrangements because we know your life comes first
  • Free meals on duty
  • Health-care plans and Insurance plans (just in case)
  • Pension
People love to work with this company because…
  • People are truly engaged at work
  • There’s open, clear communication from the top
  • You'll great career development opportunities
  • There’s a culture of transformation and innovation

What Are They Looking For?

They are looking for someone who is passionate about service delivery, making every guest experience one to remember. Has excellent communication skill send can develop and motivate a diverse team to ensure hotel standards are met.
Actively contributing to driving Restaurant and Bar sales, you will ensure the team is inspired to achieve up-selling targets.
You will manage the departmental manpower and operating costs in line with budget ensuring targeted profit contributions are achieved.
Leading activities that continuously develop the skills and capabilities of your team, you will be committed to ensuring that every team member feels valued and engaged.
You will work to manage the care and replacement of equipment, ensuring high standards of Health and Safety in all activities undertaken.
You must be passionate about delivering outstanding hospitality to our guests whilst demonstrating excellent food and wine knowledge.
The ability to establish rapport and deliver high standards of service with a genuine and approachable manner is essential.

Previous experience at a similar level and in a similar environment is essential.

Where Will You Be Working?

The hotel is located in the stunning Hampshire countryside, in close proximity to the cities of Winchester and Southampton. With 14 unique conference rooms, catering for over 800 delegates this is a fast-paced exciting hotel that caters for a range of guests, coming for business or leisure. This hotel is renowned for being home to a 17th century barn and it is rumoured to also be home to some paranormal activity! With modern leisure and spa facilities and relaxed restaurant and bars, this is the perfect hotel for both meetings and a family break. This hotel features 165 spacious bedrooms that are sure to wow any guest. We pride ourselves on investing in our people and delivering outstanding customer service.

If this sounds like something that you would be interested in then please apply now!