Food & Beverage | Listed 22 March

Powerhouse Tamworth by Rydges – Food & Beverage Manager

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 Powerhouse Tamworth by Rydges

Want to join a team with a sense of history, a penchant for sustainability and a side of country? The Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth by Rydges, a 5-star hotel, is the perfect place to be, with beautiful blend of contemporary design and enveloping coziness, alongside a local-inspired restaurant and bar. We can’t wait to hear from you.

About the role

Applications are open to a passionate and talented individual to lead our professional food & beverage team as Food & Beverage Manager at the Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth by Rydges.

Join us in creating unforgettable moments for our guests and be a part of the legacy of one of Australia’s finest regional hotels. 

Key Responsibilities :

  • Curate an unforgettable and personalised experience for our guests from start to finish
  • Oversee and maintain quality, sales & service in our restaurant, bar & conferencing
  • Ensure products and services being delivered are consistently of the highest quality with ongoing improvement
  • Lead, inspire and develop an exceptional team of hospitality professionals
  • Nurture the team and provide a fun and energetic environment in which they can thrive alongside you
  • Coach the F&B team to uphold service and quality standards
  • Continue to enhance the loyal relationships with guests and locals to promote repeated clientele
  • Maximise and identify opportunities to sell products & experiences that suit the needs of our guests
  • Management of financial cost measures including beverage and wage costs
  • Maintain & grow our 3 Glass rated wine list & assist in menu planning.
  • Create rosters, order product & complete stocktaking in line with yearly budgets

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 

  • Previous F&B management or supervisor experience
  • Enjoy a hands on approach to management & service
  • Demonstrated financial acumen in relation to running a profitable restaurant
  • Sound understanding of & ability to complete back of house operations including stock takes, COG’s and rostering
  • An understanding of Conference & Event sales & service
  • A genuine love & knowledge of great food and wine
  • Ability to lead a team to success and develop those coming up in the industry
  • A talent for customer service with a vibrant and outgoing nature. 

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