Host/Hostess Staff at Ascot Racecourse

  • Job Reference: SDX/TP/472377/63573
  • Date Posted: 31 March 2021
  • Employer: Sodexo
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  • Location: Ascot
  • Salary: £12.00 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: £12 Per Hour and we contribute up to £20 on travel expenses
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

1711 by Ascot are currently recruiting Hosts and Hostesses to support on event and racedays at Ascot Racecourse. Ascot Racecourse is a successful, friendly and warm welcoming community, we offer a high-quality service to all our guests and have ambitious plans to continue to improve and develop the services which we offer.

Main Responsibilities
  • Meet and greet guests
  • Show guests to their box
  • Be on hand to assist guests during their day
  • Be available to support management on the day with any guest requests or questions
  • Build good working relationships with guests, clients and management team
  • Check in on guests and collate feedback from the event
  • Escalate and raise any concerns to management as a matter of urgency
  • Proactive in ability to pre-empt and resolve issues before they arise
  • Be smart in appearance and represent company values - elegant, original and uplifting
  • Demonstrate a can do attitude & agile working style
The Ideal Candidate
  • Previous work experience as a Host/Hostess
  • Understanding of restaurant etiquette
  • Familiarity with health and safety regulations
  • Experience in managing reservations
  • Demonstrable customer-service skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to monitor the entire dining and bar area
About The Company

Sodexo Sports and Leisure is offering exciting opportunities to work at top venues delivering the highest standard of events across the country. As a company we provide catering on behalf of our clients at prestigious sites and events including Ascot Racecourse, The RHS Chelsea Flower Show, Brighton AMEX Stadium, Edinburgh Corn Exchange, Goodison Park and many more.

To help us deliver the highest quality service we are looking for passionate, enthusiastic and motivated individuals to join our team. We have a range of positions available to set you off on the right track within Sodexo, so step up to the mark, be more than a spectator and become a part of our team.