Food and Beverage Supervisor - Eastbourne

Elite Hotels
04 Aug 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
The Grand Hotel in Eastbourne are recruiting for an organised Food and Beverage Supervisor to join their busy Conference and Banqueting team. When you join us:

You will be joining England's only five star hotel by the sea and have the opportunity of progressing your career in a quality hotel environment
Reporting to the Conference and Banqueting Manager you will be ensuring the smooth running of events through good planning and time management.
Along with the team, you will be responsible for the servicing and standards of the Grand's 17 meetings and events rooms to cater for events from one to 200. Events include meetings, weddings, private dinners, seminars and parties.
You will be working full time, five days over seven which will include evenings, weekends and bank holidays
During quieter times you will be supervising shifts in other Food and Beverage departments, including the Restaurant and Lounges.

What we need from you:

Previous experience in either Conference and Banqueting or Restaurants within a quality environment essential
A hands-on approach and proven ability to work under pressure dealing with guest issues
The ability to make sensible decisions in fast paced environment
Guest focused with a real desire to create memorable five star experience for every guest
An excellent standard of both written and verbal English

And in return, our benefits include:

Free meals on duty
Uniform provided
Corporate membership rate at the Sovereign Centre
Financial support with industry qualifications
Company personal contributory pension scheme
Excellent staff rate of GBP50 Bed & Breakfast in any of the four Elite Hotels, subject to availability
An attractive room rate for friends and family with a 50% discount off our selling price
30% discount on food, drinks and treatments
A share in the Company Gratuities scheme
An Employee Assistance program managed by Hospitality Action, including a free confidential counselling help line.
A childcare voucher scheme

About us: Recently named as one of the "30 Best Places to Work in Hospitality" by The Caterer magazine, the Grand Hotel in Eastbourne is Englands only five-star hotel by the sea. Known also at 'The White Palace', The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne, is situated on the unspoiled elegant Victorian seafront facing the English Channel and is within easy walking distance of the town centre. The hotel has 152 bedrooms and suites, swimming pool and Health Club, and two restaurants - The Garden, which exudes period elegance yet maintains an intimate atmosphere and offers a menu of British fare, and the two rosette-awarded Mirabelle, recognised for high-quality fine dining. Eastbourne, a vibrant town with a range of good shops and night-life, just 30 minutes from Brighton and 90 minutes from London, offers an excellent and affordable life-style.