Contract Catering Manager

Job Description

You must be legally authorised to work in Ireland. We are not currently able to offer visa sponsorship or assistance.
Passionate about food? Want to develop your career with the world's leading food service management company? Look no further, we, the leading foodservice and hospitality provider across the Island of Ireland, are looking for a Unit Manager to join our talented team on a full time, permanent basis working 40 hours per week. 
As a Unit Manager, you will be responsible for the overall efficient and effective management of the contract to provide great quality Foodservice as required. Responsible for the management, development, and training of all team members. Ensure your contract is compliant and run commercially in line with net growth and retention targets.
 Key Responsibilities: 
  • Action plans are completed following client satisfaction surveys.
  • Always promote the unit and act as a Compass Advocate. 
  • Ensure all client hospitality is delivered to the correct standard and look to up sell to increase revenue.
  • Analyse and effectively manage all in unit costs.
  • All food wastage is recorded and minimised.
  • Ensure all customer requirements are communicated to all departments in advance to ensure effective planning.
  • Complete labour schedule within the labour budget
  • Effectively minimise any agency and overtime spend.
  • Adjust labour schedule in line with sales.
  • Analyse and effectively manage all in unit costs.
  • Ensure budgets are understood and achieved Ensure all costs are managed effectively within budget. 
  • Produce and utilise succession plan
  • Ensure everyone is trained and adheres to all H&S and FS policies.
  • To encourage participation in Your Voice' and implement action plan.
  • Hold regular team talk briefings.
About You: 
  • Experience in a similar environment
  • High standards and quality driven
  • Proven track record of business development and management 
  • Experienced in working in hotels, restaurants and fine dining. 
  • The ability to communicate at all levels
  • A good team member but must be able to work on own initiative.
  • Self-motivation and the ability to motivate others.
  • Use of IT packages including, Microsoft Office, E-mail, Word, Excel
 Compass Group reserves the right to enhance the criteria, if necessary, for the purposes of shortlisting.
Some of the benefits we offer:
  • Free meals while at work 
  • Perks shopping discount Card which can be used across the Island of Ireland to save at various restaurants, high street stores, hotels, day out venues, gyms, golf courses and many more
  • Additional Leave Purchase scheme to balance home and work life
  • VHI Healthcare discount 
  • Life assurance cover 
  • Additional, seasonal and overtime hours available 
  • Career Pathways to support career progression and/or skills development 
  • Learning & development programs available for personal and professional development & growth
  • Access to wellness programs to promote mental health and wellbeing of our colleagues
  • Employee Assistance Program to guide and support our employees
  • Exciting internal reward and recognition schemes
And many more..
About Us: 
At Compass Ireland, our people are our business. When you join the Compass Group you will be joining a supportive network of incredible individuals, each united by their passion for going the extra mile for the organisations we partner with. We are building a team who care about providing a great customer experience and want to grow and develop as we do. We are dedicated to investing in every colleague joining us and pride ourselves on being an equal opportunity employer; we celebrate diversity and are committed to building an inclusive environment for all our colleagues. We consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.
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