Food & Beverage | Listed 27 March

Esplanade Hotel Fremantle by Rydges – Food & Beverage Supervisor

Work type
Full time

About EVT 

When you join EVT, you are joining one of Australia and New Zealand’s leading experience companies. EVT encompasses Entertainment businesses that excite every sense, Ventures driven by a passion for new opportunities and Travel businesses that always feel local and authentic. At EVT, we’re the shakers and the Daymakers. The experience creators. The possibility makers and opportunity takers. We aim to make a positive impact on our people, communities and environment, every day. 

About Rydges 

Australian & New Zealand owned and operated for more than 30 years, Rydges operates quality city, suburban, and resort-style hotels in key destinations across Australia and New Zealand, with a refreshingly down-to-earth approach. Rydges provides genuine local hospitality with quality essentials alongside its trademark ‘too easy’ service. 

About Esplanade Hotel Fremantle by Rydges

Make your mark with Esplanade Hotel Fremantle by Rydges. With a rich history dating back to 1850, the hotel is an iconic landmark in Western Australia, offering guests an environment that is as rich, warm and sophisticated as the port city itself. Are you ready to be part of history?

About the role

Reporting directly to the C&E Operations Manager, the role will oversee a team of 20+ staff throughout our banqueting department to excellence.

This role is full time at 38-hours a week and will require full availability across 7-days. Ideally, looking for a demonstrated leader with minimum 6 months experience in a similar role, or a candidate that has been a senior person in their current team and is looking to step up. You should be able to work autonomously with little supervision, be driven and demonstrate initiative.

The role will include, but is not limited to:

  • To ensure the smooth and efficient running of all C&E functions within the hotel.
  • Ensure that all functions are set as stated in BEOs.
  • Inventory management, stock ordering & departmental upkeep.
  • Directly coaching and training all staff with the aid of the created Banquet handbook whilst leading the team with a creative, engaging and challenging working environment.
  • Attend any relevant scheduled meetings as required e.g. BEO meetings.
  • Coordinating and running events as per the BEOs.
  • Liaising with both clients and vendors effectively. 
  • Opening/closing procedures including cash up and reporting duties.
  • Controlling COGS and payroll through effective Rostering and stock management.
  • Establishing and enforcing SOPs and Sequence of Service for the department. 
  • Ensuring service is executed to the highest standard whilst keeping staff motivated. 
  • Establishing and enforcing SOPs and Sequence of Service for the department. 

Benefits & perks 

At EVT, we want our people to experience our businesses and be brand and experience advocates. So, we make sure access to amazing ‘Elevate Perks’ are available to all staff from day dot. 

  • Incredible team member discounts from your first day on-the-job.  
  • 50% off stays at EVT hotels – Rydges, QT, Atura, and more.  
  • $2 movie tickets, plus Moonlight, Gold Class, Candy Bar discounts and more.  
  • Awesome winter and summer savings and discounts at Thredbo.  
  • Rapid career growth opportunities through our EVT network.  
  • Local community involvement, volunteering and charitable giving.   
  • Australia and NZ’s largest and most diverse experiences company.   

Skills & experience 

  • Energetic, motivated and efficient at multi-tasking while working independently.
  • Minimum 2 years F&B experience.
  • Beverage and barista experience is highly desirable.
  • Honest, punctual, reliable and physically fit.
  • Able to work both autonomously and within a team.
  • Well groomed and professionally presentable.
  • Availability to work weekends and public holidays on a rotating roster when required.
  • Clear communicator – ability to speak, understand, read & write in English.

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