Sought position: Food and beverage manager Ref ID: n°40854 Town: Queensland Country : Australia Contract type: Long term contract Contract start date : As soon as possible Salary: Discussed upon Recruitment Experience: experienced Job status: Manager Job category: F&B / Restaurant Accomodation: Staff accommodation is provided and heavily subsidised by employer. The cost of your accommodation (...) Read more
Staff accommodation is provided and heavily subsidised by employer. The cost of your accommodation is deducted from your pay on a weekly basis
Online since 2018/11/27 This job position is still available for the week of 2018-12-10
qualia, a luxurious and contemporary 5-star resort on Hamilton Island is seeking a dynamic and hands-on Food and Beverage Manager to lead the Food and Beverage Team. Renowned internationally, qualia (voted Best Resort in the World) has been honoured by several of the world’s leading travel and leisure publications including Australian Gourmet Traveller and Conde Nast Traveller UK & USA.
About The Role
Live on island position
2 restaurants: Long Pavilion & Pebble Beach
Breakfast, lunch, dinner, functions and events, poolside service, room service
Fine Modern Australian cuisine; a la carte, classics and tasting menus
Responsible for all front of house operations in both restaurant outlets and designated qualia events
Maintain Hamilton Island's consistent standards of excellence ensuring guest satisfaction
Motivate and manage a team of 30 front of house staff
Identify and deliver training needs, counsel, coach and conduct performance reviews
Liaise and engage with the Recruitment team for the procurement of new staff
Manage all costings including inventory, labour, wastage, and daily operating costs
Monthly stock take and investigating any discrepancies or stock losses
Report directly to the qualia General Manager
Extensive management experience in Food and Beverage within hotels and resorts; island experience an asset
Restaurant background in fine dining with degustation experience
Beverage and Bar Management experience - Sommelier an asset
Ability to work under pressure managing large teams over multiple outlets
Demonstrated abilities in team building and mentoring
Exemplary organisational and communicative skills
Basic computer skills including Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word
Impeccable personal presentation
Reliable and flexible attitude
Island of Opportunity
Largest inhabited island in the Whitsundays located on the edge of the Great Barrier Reef
Award-winning international holiday destination
Explore a range of work opportunities through our multi-hire program - pick up extra shifts in other outlets/departments
Opportunity to progress quickly in your professional career. Work your way up the ladder on Hamilton Island!
Gain a qualification whilst working through the Robert Oatley College on island.
Subsidised staff accommodation paid out of pre-tax earnings
Employee discounts on a wide array of restaurants, transport and island activities!
Close-knit social environment and work culture
Walk to work - forget city traffic and stress! Enjoy the outdoors and idyllic environment.
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