Relief Catering Manager – Compass Group Australia – Western Australia

Compass Group is a world leader in catering and support services, employing over 600,000 people across 45 countries. Rated number one in our industry on Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies for 2020, Compass Group serves 5.5 billion meals each year to our 55,000 clients worldwide.

We are seeking an experienced Catering Manager to join our team at Eramurra Village on a Fixed Term Contract, working a 14:7 roster.

The Position

Based at Eramurra Village, you will be responsible for the direction and leadership of the onsite Kitchen team including the Chefs, cooks and catering assistants. The site provides services for up to 1500 people so you will need to have good organization skills.

Supported by a team of loyal and committed staff you will be responsible for the operational and financial performance of the sites Kitchen Department and will be working closely with the Head Chef. Your hands-on approach to managing the team will ensure your success.

Key Duties

  • Responsibility for the performance of the Kitchen.
  • Demonstrate product category knowledge
  • Control of the department’s budgets, manage inventory and monitor the ordering of stock
  • Maintaining the focus on quality service and innovation

The Person

  • A natural leader with a unique approach to catering
  • Solid experience as a Catering Manager is a must
  • Ability to navigate a team to success through leadership, training and safety compliance.
  • You will be a creative professional who will remain pragmatic and focused in an ever changing and challenging environment.
  • The ability to foster close and positive working relationships with staff, key clients and customers is essential

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; a competitive salary, recognition programs including awards, long service and team event days; site-based benefits; and company discounts.

So, if you are a ‘can-do’ person, who thrives on new challenges; likes working in a team within a diverse environment; and consistently delivers to the highest quality, then you’ll fit right in and we’d like to have you on our team.