General Manager

September 13, 2021
Job Title: General Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Macclesfield, Cheshire
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Reference: CJ5314_1631545867
Contact Name: Claire Philpott
Contact Email:

Job Description

Our client is a large and established foodservice company. They are a vibrant, forward-thinking company who has a strong presence throughout the UK. Operating contracts within Business and Industry and Independent Schools, they work tirelessly to achieve the highest standards of service and provide innovative fresh food.

We are looking for an experienced General Manager who has lead high performing food & beverage teams within corporate contract catering, independent schools or hotel restaurant settings. Most importantly, your background must be from fresh food, where a strong emphasis has been on customer service and client relationships.

We are looking for someone naturally engaging, with great presence in a previous client-facing role. You will also need to be experienced in setting and managing a variety of budgets and financial reporting.

You will oversee the management of all catering and hospitality for this large high profile education contract in Cheshire. There is a diverse offer on-site ranging from day to day catering for the pupils and staff, retail grab and go, through to a range of hospitality and high profile fine dining events.

Our client is looking for someone with a creativity, an eye for detail, an innovative approach and bags of enthusiasm and ideas. You will need to be aware of all the latest food trends and truly passionate about the industry.

In summary, you will need to demonstrate the following:

  • Food & Beverage management experience within a prestigious setting
  • A genuine interest in and passion for fresh food
  • Inspirational and assertive leadership qualities; someone who gains follow-ship and respect from their team
  • A commercial approach
  • A track record of developing excellent client relationships

This is a superb opportunity to join a passionate and standards-driven Foodservice company. If you are interested in being a General Manager for one of their flagship contracts and you have what it takes to succeed, please apply by sending your CV (as a Word document please).

Please note, due to volume of applications, we will only be able to contact candidates who have relevant experience.

Claire Philpott
Operations Director

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Call Claire on 07908226923

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