Perth Racing Functions Manager Contract in Western Australia

Perth Racing

Branch WA AU

Functions Manager
Western Australia

Service, set up, OSH. Service, presentation and hygiene at all times. Delivering high levels of service, this is the opportunity for you!…

Reporting to the Food and Beverage Manager, this full-time position is responsible for co-ordinating and managing the many varied events and functions for our race days and non-race days across a range of venues from intimate bars to picturesque gardens, each with tailor-designed food and beverage packages to suit every occasion.

Primary Duties

  • Manage labour budget and ensure rosters are costed per event
  • Work with events coordinators to ensure correct and adequate information flow
  • Managing the set-up of all events at Perth Racing venues
  • Implementing and maintaining all F&B standards, e.g. service, set up, OSH
  • Managing the scheduling, delegating, recruiting & supervising of F&B staff
  • Assisting with setting & maintaining operational budgets
  • Ensure the entire functions team operate with a high level of attention to detail
  • Purchase order requisitions
  • Managing monitoring and collation of linen, furniture and equipment as per function requirements
  • Prepare ad hoc reports as required
  • Ensure all function operations comply with applicable legislation, regulations and policies

To be successful in this role you will have

  • Ability to easily identify events involving important stakeholders
  • Proven success in function/event environment
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain superior standards of service, presentation and hygiene at all times
  • Experience in cafĂ© and restaurant environments and point of sales systems
  • Exceptional interpersonal, verbal & written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to plan, prioritise and meet deadlines
  • Tertiary qualification in hospitality or extensive experience in a similar role
  • 5+ years’ experience in banquet/ conference market
  • Proven ability to implement and manage operational budgets
  • Approved manager status and RSA certificate
  • Availability to work weekends and varied shifts as per operational requirements

If you have a passion for hospitality and are committed to delivering high levels of service, this is the opportunity for you! In return for your skills and achievements Perth Racing will offer you the opportunity to join our dynamic team, gain invaluable experience and contribute in an exciting and challenging environment. You will be rewarded with a competitive salary, excellent working conditions, discounted healthcare, an array of social and employee benefits and a professional and friendly working environment.

If you meet the requirements of this role, please forward your resume and a covering letter outlining your interest online .Please note only candidates that strictly meet the requirements will be considered and only short listed applicants will be contacted. Only candidates with Australian work rights should apply.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: , Western Australia, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-25
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