Job CategoryFood & Beverage

LocationNova Scotia

Required AttributesFood & Beverage

OpportunityBanqueting Manager/Director

Our client, that operates a major luxury hotel property in the Maritimes urgently requires a dynamic Banqueting Manager/Directorwhose demonstrated leadership skills will enhance the reputation, quality and performance of the Banquet Department The Banqueting Manager/Director will a high energy, flexible and well organized individual. This position will be responsible for managing staff and operations of the banquet floor to ensure that the cleanliness, logistic and aesthetics of Banquet rooms is up to Catering & Events standards and providing all banquet guests with exemplary service to ensure repeat business. As leader of the Operation team, he/she will be providing guidelines and procedures to ensure a perfect banquet service in all time. Responsibilities will include Guest Services, Human Resources, including hiring, training and maintaining levels of staff as well as scheduling and evaluations. This position also requires overseeing the planning of Catered events/functions.  Supervise and assist during events; giving instructions to Banquet Supervisor and Banquet Servers to ensure that all guest needs are met. Qualifications: 1. Minimum 5 years in a supervisory role in Food & Beverage, preferably sole responsibility for the operations of Banquets/Conventions in a reputable, high volume Hotel/Venue setting. 2. Excellent communication and inter-personal skills, is service driven and. excellent attention to detail and strong organizational skills. Excellent time management skills & ability to multi-task as well as being able to work with flexible time requirements. 3. Must be computer literate and have a Hospitality Degree/Diploma or equivalent qualification in Hotel/Food and Beverage. 4. Have extensive knowledge of food and wines, is familiar with all service styles and can improvise when required to ensure memorable service for all guests who attend catered events on our property. 5. Self motivated decision maker. Believe in getting the job done and leading by example. Can do attitude with a proven ability to follow up and independently complete tasks with high initiative. Sincere desire for outstanding guest satisfaction. 6. Experienced supervising, scheduling, training and developing new staff etc. large staff for functions. Our client is offering a very comprehensive compensation package of around $65,000 and an excellent incentive bonus and benefits package. If you are seeking to work in a progressive thinking property that is well known across Canada that is constantly striving to achieve truly outstanding service to its guests than this just might be the right career opportunity for you. Where you can still buy a nice house in this city for $250,000 - Condo's for $195,000 *** You must be legally entitled to work in Canada to be considered for this position **** Please contact: Robin Sheardown

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