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Catering Manager
Blackpool, UK
Blackpool
United Kingdom
Circa - £25,750 per annum
Full time
10 Jan 2020
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+ Performance related bonus and benefits.

Blackpool Zoo is one of the UK’s most established medium-sized zoos. The Zoo is operated by Parques Reunidos, one of Europe’s largest leisure and attraction operators which specialises in the tourism/leisure sector. Parques Reunidos currently operates 55 parks around the world and attracts over 22 million visitors annually.

We are currently seeking an experienced Catering Manager, dedicated to giving our visitors a great day out. Reporting to the Commercial Manager on a day-to-day basis you will be part of the management team, with a remit to develop; exploit and manage all catering spend opportunities. This vital role will involve responsibility for the day to day running and supervision of the various catering outlets within the park with a view to increasing the current £1+ million catering turn over that already exist.

The ideal candidate will be an experience Multi-Unit Manager who has worked in a large turnover environment. You will be an experienced catering professional, an accomplished and experienced team leader, combining business awareness with the ability to influence and collaborate across the whole organisation. As a catering manager, you will be in full control of all operational aspects of the catering facility, including food production, all paperwork and assisting in service when needed. You will understand and have experience of food safety legislation and associated requirements, IT literacy, planning and presentation skills are desirable. You will need to manage your business area effectively and ensure the best service and food is being delivered at all times.

Closing date: 31st January 2020
Job Description on application.
Previous applicants need not apply.


Please send a detailed CV and covering letter explaining why you wish to be considered for this post to Mrs Anita Bubbins, Personnel Manager, by clicking on ‘apply now’.

We will reply to successful candidates within 14 days.
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