Fairmont Thames Foyer Restaurant Manager in London, United Kingdom

Primary Location

Thames Foyer Restaurant ManagerAt Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, exceptional service and flavours are the hallmarks of every dining experience. As the Thames Foyer Restaurant Manager, your leadership and passion for guest service will drive outstanding operating results – and ensure your outlet is both a preferred dining destination and workplace.

Hotel Overview:

The Savoy, a Fairmont Managed Hotel, is one of the world's most iconic hotels. A renowned leader in the hospitality industry, The Savoy has a reputation for outstanding service and excellence. Originally built in 1889, the hotel has a rich history and has played host to royalty, world leaders and legends of the stage and screen. Today, colleagues pride themselves on being innovative and inspirational, delivering the very best in five star luxury. Passionate about developing and promoting talent, The Savoy offers unwavering support and recognition to colleagues, as well as having a very competitive benefits plan.

Summary of Responsibilities:Reporting to the Director of Food & Beverage, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service

  • Lead and manage the F&B; Outlet team in all aspects of the department and ensure service standards are followed

  • Handle guest concerns and react quickly and professionally

  • To assist in the recruitment and training of F&B; Colleagues

  • Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs

  • Conduct regularly scheduled departmental meetings

  • Maximize revenues by communicating regularly with the Food and Beverage teams to implement agreed upon strategies, practices and promotions

  • Have full knowledge of all Outlet menus

  • Manage the departmental budget

  • Follow outlet policies, procedures and service standards

  • Follow all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage

  • Other duties as assigned

Employee Status

Qualifications:

  • Previous Food and Beverage leadership experience required
  • Previous Point of Sale System experience required
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications required
  • University/College degree in a related discipline preferred
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
  • Highly responsible & reliable
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work cohesively as part of a team
  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Visa Requirements:

Must be legally eligible to work in the UK. The hotel is unable to assist candidates in obtaining UK work authorization.

APPLY TODAY: Whether you’re launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit http://www.fairmontcareers.com/ to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts—and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!

ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTSAt Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

Primary Location: United Kingdom-London-The Savoy, A Fairmont Managed Hotel

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Management / Supervisory

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Rotating / Shift Work

Travel: No

Closing Date: 29.Jan.2017, 6:59:00 PM

Req ID: SVY02102