Head of Hospitality

Job Title: Head of Hospitality
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + live in potential
Reference: CJ6076_1685008807
Contact Name: Claire Philpott
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Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Head of Hospitality to lead and develop a unique and beautiful venue in South Yorkshire. Attracting high profile weddings and providing hotel accommodation to A-list celebrities, this property caters for 35 (and growing) weddings and a large number of events throughout the year.

We are looking for a dedicated at meticulous Head of Hospitality with extensive experience in driving teams to deliver excellent hospitality in a high profile venue setting. With a core operational team of 20 + extra staff for large scale events, the property can accommodate 120 seated, 150 standing, 1,000+ in the marquee.

Reporting in to and working closely with the Estates Manager and Director/Owner, you will possess excellent communication skills, experience in managing weddings and events whilst creating a positive customer experience at all times.

As Head of Hospitality, it is essential that you are:

  • Experienced in the management and provision weddings and high profile event catering
  • Incredibly passionate about the food and hospitality sector as a whole
  • Immaculately presented with naturally positive, warm and professional communication skills
  • Someone who sets the tone and ensures exemplary standards
  • Self motivated with the ability to work autonomously, with pace and on your own initiative
  • Commercially aware with a focus on driving sales and developing the business
  • Great with people from all cultures and backgrounds
  • Organised and unflappable under pressure!
  • Able and willing to roll your sleeves up in conjunction with stepping back to look at the operation more strategically
  • Entrepreneurial and keen to grow and develop your career as the venue numbers increase
  • Food Safety, Health & Safety and Allergen trained, with excellent working knowledge in all areas
  • Accomplished in understanding day to day HR processes with the support of an external Consultant

Please note, there are also live-in opportunities available.

If you are passionate about weddings and events and are interested in becoming part of boutique venue with an exemplary reputation, please apply by sending your CV (as a Word document) today.

Please note, due to volume of weddings, this role operates a 5 in 7 basis with many of the events at the weekends, although this can be flexible with the existing team operating at their highest potential.

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Claire Philpott
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