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Catering and Events Manager

Legacy Leisure



Reporting directly to the Centre Manager the successful candidate will be enthusiastic and self motivated in order to support the managers in special events including Birthdays, weddings and other types of functions and private event hire. One of the key aims of the role is to ensure all functions and events are delivered of the highest quality with 100% customer satisfaction.

The candidate will also be responsible for all aspects of the centres food and beverage provision including the management and supervision of the catering assistants in a medium sized catering provision. 

The successful candidate shall hold a suitable Food Hygiene/Safety Certificate, First aid at work and recognised industry qualification or NVQ in catering/food and beverage/hospitality is desirable. Previous knowledge in running a catering operation and dealing with staff rotas, stock checks and HACCP procedures is essential.

Southend Leisure and Tennis Centre is a unique venue to host special events including weddings, conferences and corporate events. The post holder will be expected to develop and grow the centres events programme and maximise these events and ensure the highest of standards are maintained at all times.

It is essential that you possess excellent communication and customer liaison skills. You will be allowed the freedom to manage and develop your staff effectively to meet the customers’ and operational requirements.  You will have developed your own dynamic and responsive team that you can be proud of. It goes without saying that flexibility and a customer service approach is a necessity. 

If you believe you have the skills and knowledge required for this position, please contact Michele Capps, Administration Assistant on 01702 442912, leaving your name and address 

If you have not been contacted within 21 days of the closing date below you have not been successful on this occasion.


Applications by: 09/10/2013