Catering Manager, Arundel Castle

Arundel Castle is one of Britain’s finest historic houses and a major tourist attraction in West Sussex. We are looking for someone to lead our catering team and deliver our day visitor catering in the castle’s restaurant and its coffee shop.

With around 170,000 visitors during our open season, this is an exciting challenge for the right person.

Your main roles will be:

Ensuring a warm, welcoming atmosphere with high quality customer service

Provide visitors with a good choice of excellent food and refreshments

Leading a team of kitchen and front of house staff

Managing budgets and cost control

Ordering and managing stock

Compliance with health and safety requirements.

Identifying and delivering new revenue streams

Delivering catering for our events in the grounds and occasional evening receptions

Who we are looking for:

Inspiring leader with excellent communication skills

Flexible and adaptable in working arrangements

Track record of delivering excellent customer care

Catering management experience

Negotiating skills

Knowledge of Food Hygiene and Health & Safety regulations

Team player

What we are offering:

Attractive salary based on experience

10% contributory Pension and Health Care provision after 12 months’ service

Staff discounts

For an informal conversation, call the Castle Manager
tel 01903 882173

To apply, please send an expression of interest and CV to

Closing date 11th May 2018

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