Sr catering Manager - Alexandria, VA

Sr catering Manager - Alexandria, VA

Compass Group USA Inc | Alexandria, VA, 22313, US
Salary Range:$44,000 – $58,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 2 days ago

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As the leader in business and industry dining, Eurest is the company to join if you want a rewarding career packed with limitless opportunities. We feed the employees of the nation's largest and most-prestigious companies -- in every state and across all industries. As a member of Eurest's leadership and professional support team, you will help our 16,000 chefs, and in-unit associates excel as they deliver world-class meals in corporate cafes and executive dining rooms with on-site catering through vending innovations and more.

Our company is innovative, high performing and fast growing. Our teammates are enthusiastic, committed to quality and thrive on consistently delivering unparalleled results. And did we mention we work with exciting companies and at interesting locations? Come grow your career with Eurest.

This position is eligible for an Employee Referral Bonus! If you know someone that is qualified for this role, please use the 'job search' in MyOpportunity to refer your referral and email them a link to apply. Your referral will be able to apply by clicking the link in the email then you can check the status under Careers in MyOpportunity by clicking on 'referral tracking.' For Employee Referral guidelines, FAQs and the Compass Employee Referral Policy, email Click here to view the step-by-step instructions to refer a friend to this position.

Job Summary

The Catering Manager (sales and operations) is responsible for the successful execution of all catering events. This position supervises the sales and event order communications, scheduling and training of service staff, planning, delivery, set up, clean up, and proper invoicing for all daily events.

Key Responsibilities:

* Daily Operations
* Supervision and Staff Development
* Culinary Programs
* Customer Service
* Financial Management and Analysis
* Special Events
* Marketing and Sales

Preferred Qualifications:

* A.S. or equivalent experience
* General Hospitality knowledge and interest in sustainability and sustainable food practices
* At least two years similar work experience
* Ability to interact with diverse and high-volume customer base in a friendly and efficient manner.
* Ability to operate Web based ordering system, process customer requests, changes to orders, menu updates and client profiles.
* Proficient with word processing and spread sheet applications.
* Ability to write professional and efficient emails to clients and customers.
* Possess the ability to meet Company specific uniform standards for this position.
* Utilize all Personal Protective Equipment's per Company guidelines.
* Ability to work at times with minimal supervision, and accomplish tasks without direct instruction, and problem solve for the best solutions.
* This position supervises numerous (5-10) hourly employees, including delivery personnel and culinary personnel.

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Eurest is a member of Compass Group USA

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)

Associates at Eurest are offered many fantastic benefits.

* Medical
* Dental
* Vision
* Life Insurance/ AD
* Disability Insurance
* Retirement Plan
* Paid Time Off
* Holiday Time Off (varies by site/state)
* Associate Shopping Program
* Health and Wellness Programs
* Discount Marketplace
* Identity Theft Protection
* Pet Insurance
* Commuter Benefits
* Employee Assistance Program
* Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

Nearest Major Market: Alexandria

Nearest Secondary Market: Washington DC

Job Segment: Food Service, Event Planning, Chef, Culinary, Catering, Hospitality