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Catering Events Manager

Goodwin Recruiting Virginia Beach, VA

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Are you a successful catering manager who loves the restaurant business? Are you crazy about great food and wine? Do you have two or more years of similar experience? If you answered "Yes" to these questions then we have a great opportunity for you!


Catering Manager Requirements

  • -High attention to detail and accuracy
  • -Proficiency with Excel and Word
  • -Hard-working and willing to dive right in
  • -Hospitable, outgoing, and team-first approach
  • Full-time role; Compensation will be based on background and relevant experience

Catering Manager Responsibilities

  • -Lead, manage, coach, and hold staff accountable for following all processes within the catering department
  • -Keep Event Satisfaction Survey/scoreboard numbers on track
  • -Call out and IDS "Issues" immediately as they arise
  • -Attendance as needed at catering events, upholding standards and best practices, holds ultimate responsibility for the execution of the event
  • -Conscientiously manages staffing levels to maintain an efficient labor model at all times
  • -Consistently provides an unmatched guest experience for catered events
  • -Leads by example in all aspects of guest engagement and customer service
  • -Addresses guest concerns proactively with humility, ownership, and poise
  • -Values feedback and relays openly and honestly to appropriate parties
  • -Community-engaged and builds relationships with customers, organizations, and supported venues
  • -Ensure that all sales leads and opportunities are responded to in a timely and professional manner
  • -Uphold and manage client relationships
  • -Consistently develop contracts and proposals with the financial health of the company in mind
  • -Stays knowledgeable on catering trends, to ensure we are delivering a unique, modern approach for our guests
  • -Effectively communicate relevant information to the appropriate departments in a detailed manner
  • -Negotiate effectively to achieve maximum revenue while satisfying customer needs
  • -Consistently meet and exceed revenue monthly and quarterly sales goals
  • -Ability to adhere to tight deadlines while maintaining high levels of service
  • Continually recognizing, rewarding, mentoring, and pruning based upon The Good Life Hospitality Group's core values
  • Actively participate in industry organizations and networking events to build relationships and secure new business
  • Identify and develop future field team leaders from the catering staff
  • Provide great communication and feedback

Catering Manager Rewards

  • Health Insurance
  • Vision
  • Dental
  • In-Store Discounts
  • -Paid Time Off

At Goodwin Recruiting we are committed to our core values. We take our value, Dedicated to Diversity & Inclusion, very seriously and will never discriminate against a candidate or client based on any protected classes. Our clients seek qualified candidates, and that s what we deliver. A person's age, gender, race, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, or arrest or conviction record has no bearing on whether he, she, or they are able to do the job. We evaluate the knowledge, skills, and abilities that meet the requirements of the position and aim to open doors and change lives. We value all people, understanding that uniqueness and diversity foster a stronger team that is innovative and brings varying perspectives to the table. We put our money where our mouth is and are proud of our efforts to identify a broad slate of candidates, with many hiring success stories to share.
Company Description
REACH: We have successfully recruited in the hospitality, medical, finance and accounting, and manufacturing and engineering industries. We have a diverse group of clients within each of our industries that support our ability to connect candidates with the opportunities that are right for them.

DEPTH: We approach things a little differently than most recruiting companies. We build relationships with our clients and candidates in order to aid in making a successful long-term match.

SUPPORT: As a job seeker, there are no fees - we are here to support and assist you in finding that successful long-term match. We pride ourselves on being partners and guides with our candidates and clients as we develop an intelligent, hand-tailored process that does not waste their time.

See more information about open positions on our Goodwin Recruiting website:
https://jobs.goodwinrecruiting.com/

Goodwin Recruiting

REACH: We have successfully recruited in the hospitality, medical, finance and accounting, and manufacturing and engineering industries. We have a diverse group of clients within each of our industries that support our ability to connect candidates with the opportunities that are right for them. DEPTH: We approach things a little differently than most recruiting companies. We build relationships with our clients and candidates in order to aid in making a successful long-term match. SUPPORT: As a job seeker, there are no fees - we are here to support and assist you in finding that successful long-term match. We pride ourselves on being partners and guides with our candidates and clients as we develop an intelligent, hand-tailored process that does not waste their time. See more information about open positions on our Goodwin Recruiting website: https://jobs.goodwinrecruiting.com/

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Virginia Beach, VA
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Food

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