Banqueting Manager

Location UK / Ulster

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary £15000 - 25000

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1403862

 Job Description

To ensure the Resorts expectations of Banqueting service are met with a primary focus on the Great Hall. Whilst ensuring sales and profitability KPI's are a continual focus of daily operations

JOB TITLE: Banqueting Manager

JOB REFERENCEBM 04/19

Job Purpose: To ensure the Resorts expectations of Banqueting service are met with a primary focus on the Great Hall. Whilst ensuring sales and profitability KPI’s are a continual focus of daily operations

The Position:
The main responsibilities for this position are to:

  • Ensure that our Great Hall & Four Seasons Suites are run efficiently on a day to day basis
  • Demonstrate a very strong focus on the customer and on the quality of service
  • Ensure that a large team including set up & service staff, function staff, kitchen and general housekeeping staff are exceptionally well trained and managed
  • Ensure adequate staff cover at all times, to include participation in recruitment, whilst achieving budgeted wage percentages
  • Liaise closely with the sales team and other Resort departments to achieve KPI’s and drive efficiencies
  • Build strong working relationships with the relevant Head Chefs and to collaborate closely with them to drive sales and continually improve standards
  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills with staff and managers at all levels

The Person:

Essential Criteria;
Applicants must:

  • Have experience of managing weddings, functions and events from initial booking through to management of the day.
  • Be able to demonstrate strong financial acumen
  • Be able to demonstrate an ability to lead, motivate and inspire a team.
  • Be performance driven and focussed on implementing a culture of excellence.

Desirable Criteria;

  • Above experience gained in a 4 or 5-star environment.
  • A background strongly driven by sales targets and operational excellence.

Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort are an Equal Opportunities Employer

We reserve the right to enhance the criteria to aid shortlisting and, in the event, that we receive large numbers of applications only those that are shortlisted will be contacted.

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The closing date for this position is Friday 19th April 2019 at 12pm.