General Manager - HMS Collingwood

  • Job Reference: compass/TP/396461/65393/AD
  • Date Posted: 6 November 2019
  • Employer: Compass Group Plc
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  • Location: Fareham, Portsmouth
  • Salary: £37,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Up to £37,000 per annum depending on experience
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

We are looking for a talented General Manager - to come and join the ESS HMS Collingwood in Fareham, Portsmouth.

As General Manager, this is an excellent opportunity to be responsible for the delivery of a multi-service operation including catering, cleaning, hospitality, bar, retail and logistics. You will lead and develop your team of managers to provide an exceptional service to our clients.

HMS Collingwood is the largest Naval training establishment in Western Europe. 

Job Description
  • £37,000 per annum depending on experience
  • The opportunity of joining the Compass pension and share scheme
  • Discounts at various high street stores
Main Responsibilities

You will be responsible for multi-service delivery managing client and stakeholder relationships whilst ensuring contractual compliance and adherence to company policies. Accurately review business performance and ensure the delivery of key financial targets

Maintain and develop contract reporting and monitoring to contractual requirements. Work closely with the Client to deliver value through improved management of contracts to help drive service excellence and customer advocacy.

The Ideal Candidate

What we are looking for in applications;

  • Excellent understanding of Catering Management, Service level Specification and performance management delivery
  • Excellent financial, commercial, business knowledge and people acumen to support the operational team
  • Evidence of understanding and ability to lead complex and multiply services
  • Excellent people leadership skills, with evidence of the ability to engage and motivate people at all levels.
  • Strong customer service ethos.
  • Excellent customer presentational ability, both verbal and written
About The Company

ESS Support Services Worldwide, part of Compass Group UK and Ireland,  is the defence, government, offshore and remote business sector of Compass Group UK & Ireland. It provides food and support services to major companies and organisations operating in remote sites, defence, central and local government departments, police, prisons & offshore sectors.

Please note: This vacancy may close before the advertised end date.