Job Title: Operations Manager

Location: Munster

Salary: €50,000 – €55,000+

Reference: LMF1376

We are currently recruiting an Operations Manager with strong background in F&B operations and sales for this popular four star property in Co Kerry known for its genuine, "home from home" welcome. The Operations Manager is responsible for leading the F&B strategy of the business and provides strategic support to the General Manager and Group Finance Manager for all hotel operations. Further areas of responsibility include:

  • Provide support to Reservations Manager in areas of rooms division and other departments
  • Effective communication and leadership skills with team members
  • Effective performance management of the F&B team, including kitchen team
  • Succession planning of F&B staff
  • Driving overall F&B revenue and profit streams in F&B and C&B
  • Strong focus on achieving targeted food and beverage margins
  • Strong focus on activity based rostering and achieving budgeted roster targets
  • Weekly F&B forecasting
  • Work closely with Head Chef on menu optimisation and achieving highest financial return
  • Work closely with sales on driving volume F&B and C&B bookings
  • Ensure the best level of customer care across all departments
  • Drive improvement in guest satisfaction goals
  • Till management, working closely with Accounts as required
  • Deputise for the General Manager in his/her absence

The ideal candidate will have at least three years’ experience in operations management within a quality hotel property, with a proven track record of driving F&B standards. Further candidate attributes include:

  • Strong desire to progress and develop their career in hospitality
  • Very strong communicator who can lead the process in achieving overall hotel KPIs
  • Very strong focus on financial conversion to achieve targeted profit levels
  • Ability to influence all levels of the business to meet budgeted targets

Benefits with this role include bonus, pension contribution, free Leisure Centre access, Christmas voucher bonus, free meals and free parking.

If you are a F&B operations expert with keen financial and commercial acumen, this could be the role for you!