Operations Manager- State Education

Job Title: Operations Manager- State Education
Salary: Up to £60000.00 per annum + Car, annual bonus, PHC
Reference: DD6065_1681738508
Contact Name: Donna Debenedictis
Contact Email:

Job Description

Operations Manager – Surrey – £60k plus car/ car allowance/ Life insurance/ Private health care

Are you a passionate and driven Operations Manager within the Contract Catering sector whom is self-sufficient and client focused and driven, you will have an ability to lead and multi task between 10/15 sites within the South London, Surrey/ Sussex area all within the State school sector.

Due to recent business growth within this Contract caterer whom are top of their game and leading industry providers within B&I and commercial contracts across the UK and are looking for an Operations Manager whom has the strength and experience to really shine and to both retain and mobilise new business.

As an Experienced Operations Manager you will know this role is not for the faint hearted – you will be responsible for 10/15 very different contracts, each with their own demands and business requirements, as well as individual clients and catering teams.

The ideal Operations Manager will have the following knowledge/ experience;

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a senior management role, within Contract Catering – ideally within State Education.
  • Great understanding of the client’s needs and requirements on a day to day basis
  • Managed a patch of business with a combined turnover of £3.5m+
  • Strong knowledge of both hospitality, commercial and B&I services

-Have in depth knowledge of accounts and monthly reporting.

Be a good all-rounder with a can do attitude.

Think on their feet and be hands on if and when required.

A craft background is ideal but no essential.

Be a true foodie through and through.

If you have proven and solid experience within the state sector at operations Manager level, please get in contact with us directly.

Apply for this Job

Please enter your full name.

Enter a valid email address.

Add your cover letter for supporting information here.

Upload your CV to accompany your application for this job.

Fields marked with * are required.

Donna Debenedictis
Client Services Manager

You can email Donna here.

Call Donna on 01156461119

Get in touch

0115 827 1600