Vacancies at Wivenhoe House
Working at Wivenhoe House adds a new dimension to a career in hospitality.
In addition to working alongside our talented professionals you will be supporting our undergraduates working towards their degrees in Hotel Management.
Their intensive degree course includes working in every department of the hotel, so everyone has the opportunity to share their skills and mentor aspiring managers.
Wivenhoe House Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of the University of Essex.
An exciting opportunity for a driven, customer service focused and experienced person to join our team in a busy and challenging environment. Wivenhoe House Hotel, a 4 star country house hotel, home of the Edge Hotel School, has 40 bedrooms/suites, 120 cover banqueting and conference facilities and 110 cover Brasserie. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring a high quality food service in restaurants, conference and events including weddings, afternoon teas and room service. The successful candidate will develop new menus and manage costs and food GP, and oversee the training and development of professional staff and students. Experience of leading a large team is essential, effective, motivational and inspirational people skills are paramount to success in this role and you will be confident in demonstrating management successes in leading and inspiring your team.
The successful candidate will develop new menus and manage costs and food GP, and oversee the training and development of professional staff and students Experience of leading a large team is essential. Effective, motivational and inspirational people skills are paramount to this role and you will be confident in demonstrating management successes in leading and inspiring your team.
Salary: up to £45,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Closing date: 19 July 2015
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Wivenhoe House Hotel, a 4 star country house hotel is currently recruiting for a Conference and Events Supervisor (Operations).
The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for setting up and running events on the day which include corporate meetings, banquets, civil wedding ceremonies and wedding parties. You will also be required to liaise with the hotel team to deliver service excellence whilst maximising revenue opportunities. In addition you will have responsibility for motivating and developing Edge Hotel School students whilst they are part of the C&E team. If you have experience in a similar position, are highly organised and have excellent communication skills, this could be the opportunity for you to be part of this unique and exciting operation.
£18,932 - £21,417
5 August 2015
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