The ICC Group is launching a new experience at The Mountain Heritage Hotel - Katoomba in the Blue Mountains. Take your Hospitality experience to the next level with this brilliant career opportunity.
Who are we
The ICC Group is a highly profitable and innovative company and successfully operates: Club Central in Hurstville & Menai, Above 8 Rooftop Bar & Lounge, Southern Sydney Events Centre and now we welcome The Mountain Heritage Hotel & Spa located in Katoomba, in the Blue Mountains.
An exciting new opportunity exists for an experienced and passionate Food & Beverage Manager. to join our team in this exciting growth phase. The role will be responsible for the food & beverage service delivery at the Mountain Heritage Hotel located in Katoomba amongst the majestic Blue Mountains. Accommodation will be provided for the first 4 weeks!
About the role
Reporting to the Hotel General Manager your primary focus is to drive continuous improvement in all measures of performance of the food & beverage operations with particular emphasis on innovation, reputation enhancement, quality of product and service, and profitability.
The Food and Beverage Manager will be a visible leader and promoter of change by maintaining awareness of industry trends, consumer tastes and new business opportunities, and will build a culture of excellence in all facets of the department. The Food & Beverage Manager will provide consistent leadership and guidance to team members while ensuring operational requirements are met and maintained.
We would like the successful candidate to ideally commence as soon as possible, however are flexible with the right person.
Oversee food & beverage operations, reporting and reconciliation of daily activities.
Manage, motivate and mentor all F&B staff to ensure quality service is received by all Hotel guests at all times.
Liaise with the Group Head Chef and kitchen team to ensure the efficient operation of the kitchen and production of quality menus that are designed to suit the business and achieve budgeted food costs.
Oversee menu engineering, research, development, costing and implementation of new menus, concepts, promotions, cocktails and wine lists.
Ensure all employees work in a safe environment.
Initiate in conjunction with the General Manager promotional concepts and ideas for all F&B outlets to drive sales revenues, increase cover spend and reduce operating costs.
Lead by example and be a positive advocate for the brand
Skills & Experience
Qualifications in Business Management, Catering Management or Hospitality Management
Current RSA certification and food handling certificate.
A minimum 3 years in a management role of a high volume Hotel Food & Beverage operation with demonstrated career progression.
A foodie with a passion for great food, wine, cocktails and beverages
Demonstrable track record of success in a customer service environment
Outstanding communication skills with high attention to detail
Excellent time keeping skills with the ability to deal with quick turnaround and large group bookings
Ability to work under pressure and work well in a team environment
Able to communicate effectively with all levels of staff and build strong relationships with internal and external customers.
Strong sense of integrity & honesty
**FREE accommodation for the first 4 weeks within the hotel**
Free Parking on-site
2min drive or 10min walk from Katoomba station
Employee Health & well-being benefit
Duty meals provided
Ongoing internal training and opportunities to obtain nationally recognised qualifications
Work in a scenic environment and classic location with huge tourist interest
Our Executive and Head Chefs come from some great venues with a wealth of experience - with a point of difference. Together our catering leadership team promote a calm and respectful workplace culture, one of team work and fun where you can grow your skills and knowledge for career growth.
Promote an environment founded on ICC Group values: Human Dignity, Cohesion, Accountability, Community Mindfulness, Integrity.
Advocate ICC Group in all dealings with guest and colleagues and present a professional image in all dealings with the public, suppliers, and regulators.
This is a terrific opportunity for someone who is ready to secure their future in one of NSW most successful Groups. The ICC Group is excited to welcome someone who shares the same vision as us and that is “To make a difference”.
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