Food & Beverage Manager

Organisation: Johnstons of Elgin

Salary: Negotiable

Location: Elgin, Moray

We are looking for a natural leader with the ability to oversee the day-to-day operations, as well as, leading, developing and inspiring our dedicated team members.
We would like someone with character, but a professional approach, who will bring new and constructive ideas to the business. This is a hands-on role so the ideal candidate will need to have the energy and drive to keep all the plates spinning. Candidates will be service focused with a passion for food and beverage, events, as well as a genuine ability to connect with guests and staff alike.

Key Areas:

• Ensure the dining experience is in line with our 5-star visitor centre on every occasion
• Coordinate team members to ensure the efficient running of service
• Recruit, train and empower team members to maximise performance
• Prepare staff rotas and schedule holidays, shift cover and overtime
• Stock management, cost control and planning and working to budgets
• Continuous improvement of processes and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)
• Proactively purse new revenue opportunities
• Work alongside the Head Chef in creating new and innovative menu choices for our guests
• Undertake Performance Development Reviews
• Oversee external catering services / events
• Increase sales by proactively seeking internal and external sales opportunities
• Ensure all Company food offerings maintain the highest quality
• Adhere with licensing, hygiene and health and safety guidelines
• To ensure the menu remains attractive to the customers’ expectations with continual updating

About you:

• Background within a hospitality position preferred
• Experience of managing / leading / supervising a team
• Strong leadership skills
• A people’s person with the ability to inspire, motivate and lead the team to success
• Passionate about delivering exceptional customer service
• Ability to excel under pressure in a busy, dynamic environment
• Commercial acumen and the ability to seek out profitable opportunities internally and externally
• Ideas for continuous innovation and improvement

About Us

Johnstons of Elgin is an innovative, luxury clothing brand with over 220 years of experience in working with the world’s finest fibres. Across three centuries, our family-owned company has carefully sourced cashmere and fine woollen fibres from around the world, applying the latest technology and highest quality craft expertise in our own vertical Scottish mills. Employing over 900 staff, our valued employees and communities are at the heart of everything we do, producing unique, high–quality designs that are made to last. Our brand is focused on sustainability, working with natural, renewable, and biodegradable fibres and we are committed to maintaining a minimal environmental footprint.

To Apply

If you are looking for a challenging but rewarding position and believe you meet the above criteria, we would love to hear from you. Please apply by emailing your CV to:

Application Deadline: Monday 27/09/2021