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Group Food and Beverage Manager- Sports & Leisure

Group Food and Beverage Manager- Sports & Leisure

  • Location

    England

  • Sector:

    Hospitality, Commercial Leisure

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Circa £45000 + car + excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Mark Manning

  • Contact email:

    mjm@leisurepeople.com

  • Job ref:

    MJM_1668587688

Group Food and Beverage Manager- Sports & Leisure

Circa £45,000+ car+ excellent benefits

England/Remote/Nationwide Travel

We are working with a National Leisure Operator to find a Group Food and Beverage Manager to oversee the strategy and delivery of their catering operations in the form of cafes, vending and hospitality events within their busy sports and leisure Venue's, with a view to growing these revenue lines and increasing profitability.

Fantastic benefits come with this great opportunity including a fully expensed car and travel, phone, laptop, 6% matched pension, 25 days holiday, life assurance, and numerous discounts including gym, retail and entertainment.

Key Role:

  • Work with key directors to devise the national food and beverage strategy incorporating products, pricing, and target markets.

  • Plan and deliver any new roll-out's, working in partnership with the centre teams, marketing and other key stakeholders.

  • Take responsibility for supplier management and procurement.

  • Review and update operational procedures to create efficiencies and remain up to date with the latest regulations and legislation.

  • Look after training and development, source courses and ensure teams qualifications are up to date.

  • Travelling around the centres from two up to four days per week with the rest of the time working remotely.

The Person:

  • Dynamic individual, strategic thinker and hands-on approach to leadership.

  • Excellent planner, well organized and a self-starter.

  • Experience in developing and implementing programme strategies that have led to business improvement in catering or retail income.

  • Multisite food and beverage operational experience possibly as a Regional Manager, Area Manager, District Manager, Regional Support Manager or National Catering/Food and Beverage Manager.

  • Commercial Catering experience within a similar sports/leisure/entertainment environment or another "grab n' go" style environment like cafes and coffee shops.

  • Preferably living in Central England for easy access to most of their sites.

  • A full clean driving license and the flexibility to travel up as far up Bolton and as south as Basingstoke during the week.

For more information please click apply and we will be in touch promptly if you have the right level of experience