Assistant Manager

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 6 days ago

Reference 1422245

 Job Description

We are looking for enthusiastic people who have a passion for the hospitality industry and thrive on working within a busy catering environment. We require the candidate to be quality focused, committed to delivering high levels of customer service and client satisfaction to the standards of Aramark


Company Description 

Aramark is a worldwide market leader, award winning food service and facilities management partner to organisations across various sectors including, catering, cleaning, education, defence and healthcare to name a few! 

One of our strengths is tailor made food and refreshment services, employee restaurants, retail facilities and coffee outlets which are delivered across Northern Ireland.

We provide the services on behalf of our large client profile to ensure excellent catering and cleaning services are met to the clients satisfaction.

Assistant Manager – Seagate Technology park Londonderry

37.5 hours per week from 08.00am – 4.00pm 

About the Role 

Reporting to the General Manager, you will assist in the day to day management to ensure a quality customer service in all units within the contract. This is an extremely busy account and is an ideal opportunity for superb hands on operator with a passion for food and excellence in customer service. 

Key responsibilities will include;

  • To work with the General Manager and team to ensure the highest standard of food quality, presentation and service standards are achieved and maintained at all times
  • Responsible for leading and motivating the catering team 
  • Be the first point of contact for all staff queries and to deal with efficiently and in timely manner in line with the company’s current policies and procedures
  • To assist General Manager in the completion of relevant weekly/monthly administration work
  • To be involved with all operational audits within the unit 
  • To proactively ensure company policies are being adhered to in relation to Health& Safety, HR, etc
  • To help manage, lead and motivate the catering team on site
  • Assist the general manager of all aspects of the recruitment process
  • Assist and co-ordinate all relevant staff training as required
  • Carryout promotions and special days with a fresh approach initiatives and marketing ideas

Essential Requirements: 

  • Previous experience in hospitality management
  • NVQLevel 2 & 3 or City & Guilds 706/1&2 or above 
  • HACCP 
  • Food hygiene certificate (can be completed online
  • Proven track record of staff management
  • Ability to multi-task and work on own initiative 
  • Have excellent communication and organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Experience of financial accounts including preparing time sheets and processing of wages
  • A passion and flair for food and the highest levels of customer service and have a ‘Can do’ attitude
  • Excellent planning &organisational skills 
  • A self-starter,demonstrating a high level of motivation with the ability to motivate others
  • To have a good working knowledge of IT including all Microsoft packages
  • Flexibility will be essential for this role and an innovative approach to problem solving

Staff Benefits 

Employee discounts through our staff programme My Staff Shop 

Training and Development 

Employee Recognition Programme 

Uniform provided 


Aramark is an Equal Opportunities Employer