At Chartwells Higher Education, people are at the core of our business. Together we build innovative food service concepts and serve fresh, local and nutritious meals at over 270 college campuses across the country. Twice named the Fastest Growing Brand by Nation's Restaurant News, at Chartwells we take pride in creating opportunities for associates to grow their careers and achieve their development goals within the company.Job Summary Working as a Senior Catering Director, you are responsible for managing Catering operations for a higher education foodservice account. You will be responsible for managing client relations, along with ensuring the catering offered to our guests is of superior quality. You will manage and direct a team of hourly and/or temporary associates. Additionally, you will be responsible for the following: Key Responsibilities:Coordinates and oversees internal and external catering eventsDevelops and maintains the catering marketing plan including a comprehensive event planning service to clients and detailed menu developmentHires, trains, and schedules catering staff, and will be actively involved in the development of existing catering staff in service techniques, menu presentation, policies, and proceduresEnsures successful operations of catering functions including labor cost control, foods cost control and preparation, transportation, setup, operation, and cleanup of all events Preferred Qualifications:Bachelor's Degree is required in Hospitality or Culinary ArtsMinimum of 5 years of experience in hospitality industry including 2 years in management (preferably Catering Management) is requiredBooking, selecting and costing menu items, pricing contracts, and resourcing temporary help and equipment experience is keyAbility to supervise food preparation, service and cleanup is also essentialServSafe Certified a plusMust have a valid clean driving record Full time associates are offered many fantastic benefits such as:MedicalDentalVisionFlexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)Commuter BenefitsWellness ProgramEmployee Assistance ProgramsLife Insurance for Associates and Eligible DependentsShort Term Disability (STD) and Long-Term Disability (LTD)Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) InsuranceDiscount MarketplaceAnd other voluntary benefits Apply to Chartwells Higher Education today!Chartwells Higher Education is a member of Compass Group USAClick here to Learn More about the Compass Story 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.Req ID: 236164Chartwells HE Wendy Floyd SALARIED EXEMPT Associated topics: assistant general manager, back end, conference, director food and beverage, floor manager, frontend, gerente de cocina, gm, night shift manager, partner
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