Illume Recruitment recruit for 3 main areas of the Contract Catering sector - B&I, Commercial and Education.
Sales & Events Executive - Cobham, Surrey - 24k-26k plus bonus My client is one of the industry's leading contract caterers and they are currently recruiting for a Sales & Events Executive for one of their venues in Cobham, Surrey. As Sales & Events Executive, the main purpose of your role is to sell and manage events including the following: Achieve monthly sales target for the venue Retain and develop existing database of clients Ensure that all events are delivered to the highest possible level Manage relationships with any necessary suppliers It is essential that for this Sales & Events Executive role you have wedding experience. This Sales & Events Executive role involves both sales and operations therefore you must have experience in at least one of those within the hospitality industrye. Privacy Notice: https://www.illume-recruitment.com/legal_documents/privacy_policy Read More
Venue Sales & Operations Manager - Cobham, Surrey - 35k-40k plus bonus My client is one of the industry's leading contract caterers and they are currently recruiting for a Venue Sales & Operations Manager for one of their venues in Cobham, Surrey. As Venue Sales & Operations Manager, the main purpose of your role is to manage the venue and grow the business profitably through the following: Management of a sales and events team of 2-3 people Achieve monthly sales target for the venue Retain and develop existing database of clients Ensure that all events are delivered to the highest possible level Manage relationships with any necessary suppliers Maintain an excellent relationship with the venue client It is essential that for this Venue Sales & Operations Manager role you have experience both selling and managing weddings. This Venue Sales & Operations Manager role involves both sales and operations therefore you must have experience in both ... Read More
Director of Hospitality - Monday to Friday - London - £70k This is no ordinary Hospitality role!!! I am currently recruiting for a Director of Hospitality within a stunning B&I contract in the City, across multiple sites with an annual turnover in the region of £4m. If you’re looking for a role within a contract that hosts a wide range of events from Directors Dining and working lunches to elaborate drinks & canape receptions, then this is the role for you. As the Director of Hospitality, you will lead and inspire a dedicated management team of 4, plus 50 full time staff and multiple casuals to deliver the very best in service standards. I am looking for a senior player that doesn’t settle for 2nd best and thrives for perfection at all times. The ideal Director of Hospitality will have the following skills/ experience; Have worked within a senior management role for a minimum of 5 years, with extensive operational experience Worked within a 5*... Read More
Head of People - Reading - 50k-55k My client is a rapidly growing contract caterer and they are currently looking for a Head of People to join their team. The aim of this Head of People role is to drive this growing business forward as an employer of choice as well as executing the people strategy through the following: Talent mapping and recruitment Induction process Performance management Learning and development Legal and administration TUPE transfers For this Head of People role, you will be predominantly based in the company's Reading office and work closely with the senior team on the national business primarily responsible for the South, South West and Central regions. You must be CIPD qualified to apply for this Head of People role and currently be in a similar HR/People role within the hospitality industry. Privacy Notice: https://www.illume-recruitment.com/legal_documents/privacy_policy Read More
Catering Manager - London - £33k plus bonus Are you an experienced Manager within the Contract Catering Sector? Are you a Deputy GM looking to take on their first Catering Manager role? Or an experienced Catering Manager that wants the challenge of a new site? If so, then I want to hear from you. I am recruiting for a stunning contract in the City with one of the UK’s leading Contract Caterers. The site incorporates a good mix of hospitality and retail catering for the 1400 staff in the building. As Catering Manager you will lead and inspire a team of 15 to deliver the very best standards as well as looking at the business strategy, working with the team to drive the business forward. The ideal General Manager will have the following skills/ knowledge; A strong retail/ staff dining background A Hands on approach Managed teams of up to 15 people A passion for delivering 5* service standards, with the quality of food to match Financially aware a... Read More