Location: Western Cape
We are now in search of an Assistant F&B Manager for this fine dining restaurant in a World Class 5 star game lodge located in the Western Cape.
To assist the Food and Beverage Manager to lead and organize the Food and Beverage Service Team with the main responsibility overseeing the Restaurant Operation, to set and maintain standards and to strive to always keep improving standards whilst maintaining budget and gross profit.
A degree or diploma in Food and Beverage Management
2 years Experience as an Assistant Food and Beverage Manager or similar in 4/5 star properties
Good Communication and Team Organizer
Responsible to operate within the policies and procedures as set out in the operating manual
To perform Food and Beverage Duty Manager Shifts when on duty covering all Food and Beverage Operations
Make regular visits to the Food and Beverage areas to evaluate quality of product and be regular contact with guests, check customers satisfaction, communicating relevant points to HODs
To train staff as and when necessary
To competently handle any Industrial relations issues within the food and beverage department
To ensure that an efficient system of storage and issuing of stock is maintained and to investigate, remedy and control any shortfalls via relevant ledgers and tight security
To assist the Food and Beverage HODs, the Financial Controller and the F&B Manager in producing budget figures for the department and ensuring that costs are kept within budgeted levels
The successful candidate should have an enquiring mind, be methodical, pay attention to detail, be creative, show perseverance and patience, ability to work under pressure, ability to accept routine and mundane tasks, have high energy level, be flexible, have the ability to overcome obstacles and persist with the task at hand, be decisive and adaptable. If you have the knowledge, skills and required experience, this sounds like a challenge you are ready for I would love to hear from you. Please send me your CV with a recent face photograph, details of three contactable references and a letter motivating your application.