Tsebo Careers Durban – Senior Catering Manager

  • Full Time
  • Durban

Website Tsebo Solutions Group

Job Description:

We are currently looking for a Senior Catering Manager to be responsible for monitoring the quality of the food, service and making sure that the unit perform well.

As the leading integrated facilities solutions provider in Africa and the Middle East, operating in over 28 countries, with over 40 000 employees, the Tsebo Solutions Group enables businesses to optimise their efficiency and productivity, and become more successful. We take responsibility of our customers’ non-core activities outside of their expertise, empowering them to focus on their core business. Our local expertise, global standards and innovative cross-divisional solutions, such as catering, cleaning, facility management and security, give us the edge to optimise our customers non-core operations, allowing them to enjoy reduced cost, risk and complexity.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Take full responsibility and management of this contract
  • Setting and management of service delivery standards
  • Lead, motivate, train and develop a team of staff
  • Implement and maintain operational controls in line/within budgetary requirements
  • Ensure quality of food preparation, presentation and service is up to Fedics Food Service Catering standards by meeting all quality / star grading standards in all areas of responsibility as per grading checklist
  • Proactively manage the Q-pro & OSHACT compliance of this unit
  • Ensure that tills and cash ups are running smoothly
  • Ensure all Fedics Food Service Catering Solution policies and procedures are complied with
  • Daily HR and IR issues (including training, development & performance management)
  • Analyse and pre-empt client needs and possible complaints
  • Take responsibility for all functions by organising, preparing & co-ordinating.
  • Management of all administration, finances, debtors, budgets, etc.
  • Process Fedics Food service Catering Solution paperwork and compile & understand weekly & monthly P & L
  • Relationship building with the client and customers on a daily basis (essential)
  • Must be able to work long hours and over weekends should there be a need
  • Stay abreast of latest food trends and best practices
  • Ensure smooth running of the Biometrics system
  • Ensure that Staff vacancies are filled timeously
  • May be required to assist with any other duties that may be outside scope of responsibility

Job Requirements:

  • Strong judgement and problem-solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communicative skills (verbal and written)
  • Flexibility with regards to working hours
  • Excellent people skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Client service orientated
  • Business Management principles
  • Fully computer literate
  • Excellent food /Chef skills and background
  • Relevant tertiary qualification and/or equivalent level of competence, an advantage
  • 1-2 years previous experience
  • Valid driver’s license

Job Details:

Company: Tsebo Solutions Group

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Durban

Application Deadline: N/A

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