Group Manager - Leeds

Job Description

The happiness and health of employees is of utmost importance to our Client and they recognise that their success depends on their people. You will be working Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week, 52 weeks per year, £28,000 - £35,000 per annum DOE. As well as this competitive salary plus pension, we also provide you with:

  • Car Mileage
  • Private healthcare
  • Life Insurance
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Company sick pay
  • Access to discounts designed to save you money
  • An additional days leave to celebrate your birthday!

Our Client expects all staff to share their commitment of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children/young people and an enhanced DBS disclosure will be sought by the company.

Job Introduction

In this fast-paced and varied role as Group Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing daily operations and managing the services detailed in the contract, exceeding client, company and customer expectations

Main Responsibilities

  • Ensuring team retention through building strong, positive relationships with internal teams, as well external providers and clients
  • Providing support, guidance and training opportunities to all line managers, identifying any training or development needs, whilst managing their performance through supervisions and appraisals
  • Ensuring our service and food offering is always of the highest standard to create an exceptional experience for all diners
  • Helping to create and deliver captivating sales presentations to potential new clients whilst finding new avenues for business
  • Strive for the highest levels of compliance for Health and Safety, Food Safety and Hygiene
  • Managing and assisting in the mobilisation of new business wins

The Ideal Candidate

Due to the nature of the role, we are looking for a highly motivated, adaptable person with a warm and welcoming demeanour and operational experience in managing large teams in multi-site operations preferably in the hospitality/catering industry along with the following:

  • Exceptional customer service skills and emotional intelligence with the ability to manage HR or performance related issues fairly and professionally
  • Experience in managing and compiling budgets alongside a strong overall understanding of business related finances
  • A strong knowledge of food and safety legislation alongside the ability to ensure team compliance in this area
  • A passion for food, you keep up to date with food trends and industry standards with a real understanding of what good service looks like.

Our Client is a specialist school catering business born in 2009 out of a passion for great tasting food – They’re all about providing fresh, delicious and exciting meals that bring a healthy dose of fun to the school day.

This small, independent, Midlands-based company has a family feel, and focuses on building strong relationships with their teams and clients. This means that their employees, their wellbeing and the opportunities for development and growth within business are extremely important to them. They reward their teams and recognise their hard work to make sure they feel happy and valued in their roles.

Pineapple Recruitment are recruiting for this role on behalf of our client and are acting as Recruitment Agency.

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  • Location Icon Location Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Salary Icon Salary £28000 - £35000
  • Reference Icon Job Reference REF1245
  • Calendar Icon Posted on Posted on 14 May 2024
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