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Unit Manager | Full Time | Corporate Client

Apply now Job no: 573280
Location: Sydney
Work type: Full Time
Categories: Unit Manager

From the finest dining restaurants to lively buffets we are one of the world's most exciting catering and business service providers. At Restaurant Associates we provide exceptional culinary experiences.

We are looking for a Unit Manager to head up our small to medium sized team, to be responsible for the delivery of 5-star experiences to one of our prestigious clients. This professional individual will have the ability and know-how to take ownership of all aspects of the site and hit the ground running. The successful candidate will be a natural leader with well-rounded hospitality experience and the capacity to manage all aspects of the site; including and not limited to Boardroom, Pantry and Reception services

Key Duties;

  • Oversee the day-to-day operation of Boardroom, Reception and Pantry services in a busy corporate environment in both Sydney and Melbourne
  • Be responsible for the delivery of exceptional food
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of strategic plans to achieve ongoing improvements
  • Liaise with the clients locally and globally regularly, to ensure we are providing consistent service at the highest standard
  • Hands-on role at operational level to ensure smooth running of site
  • Manage HR related functions - recruitment, staff induction, employee relations, performance management, training and development
  • Compliance and reporting – includes and not limited to; weekly financial tracking, HSE audits, budgets, client reporting requirements and other adhoc administrative and reporting requests
  • Maintain excellence in food and service standards to ensure at all times a high level of customer satisfaction

The Person;

  • Proven relationship management skills with confidence communicating to clients and peers on all levels; local and global stakeholders, Sydney and Melbourne teams, Compass Group stakeholders, and most importantly the on-site clientele
  • Proven history of financial focus to reduce costs and drive profit margin
  • Will have commercial acumen/ability to report on and manage a budget and form productive relationships with clients and individuals from diverse backgrounds
  • Exceptional customer service skills and a passion for quality
  • Excellent time management, organisational skills and great work ethic
  • Natural leader with experience leading a small to medium sized team including; recruiting, performance management, rostering, budgets
  • Minimum 4 years working in a corporate catering environment, with minimum 2 years management experience essential
  • Retail experience desirable

The Benefits

We place great importance on being an employer of choice and offer excellent career opportunities including internal transfers; ongoing training and development including apprenticeships & traineeships; recognition programs including awards, long service and team event days; site based benefits; and company discounts.

So if you are looking for the opportunity to achieve your full potential in a team that is focused on great people and great service we'd love to hear from you. Click APPLY NOW!

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