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Private Health and Sports Club Seeks New Manager
Ontario Racquet Club (ORC), an exclusive private family health, wellness and racquet club, is presently searching for a Front of House/Banquet Sales Manager to join our strong team in the Food and Beverage department.
The successful applicant should include details of any experiences as a Front of House/Banquet Sales Manager as well as a cover letter.
A superior service attitude is required.
Job purpose of the Front of House and Banquet Sales Manager is to maximize catering revenues to include restaurant food and beverage, banquet food, banquet beverage, facility rental and net amounts received for equipment rental; execute banquet and event food/beverage according to banquet event order specifications. Coach, train, mentor, FOH staff and banquet staff for superior customer service and presentation as well as events promotion; perform administrative functions as needed.
o Develop and lead a team of highly motivated and customer service friendly staff
o Promote excellent member satisfaction and service
o Further develop, implement and advise on our service standards and manual
o Responsible for all sales and bookings, confirmations, billing (in conjunction with the accounting dept.), generating proposals and contracts, soliciting new clients
o Provide leadership, problem solving and decision making in the Food & Beverage service areas
o Prepare weekly staff schedules
o Maintain proper par levels of Alcoholic Beverages and conduct monthly inventory
o Conduct daily reviews of beer waste reports
o Facilitate the set-up and execution of banquet service as outlined on banquet contracts
The club website is www.ontarioracquetclub.com .
The ideal candidate will possess some or all of the following qualifications and or attributes:
o Minimum 3 years with Front House and Banquet Service/Sales Management
o Strong knowledge of wines, beers, spirits
o Excellent communication skills with demonstrated ability to relay information and knowledge
o Experience in the Club industry is an asset
o Strong computer skills: Microsoft Office, Excel
o Must be able to work flexible hours, days, evenings and weekends
o First Aid and/or CPR/Defibrillator Certification
o Demonstrate the ability to work in dynamic environment in a leadership as well as team supporting role
o Demonstrate communication and conflict resolution skills required to deal with staff and members
ORC offers a competitive wage/salary, plus benefits (commensurate with applicant's qualifications and experience).
Applications should be submitted by May 31, 2011 and include a cover letter, detailed curriculum vitae (CV) and the names and contact details (title, phone, email) of two references.
Send applications to:
Jeff McCarrol, General Manager, Ontario Racquet Club
Position to commence immediately.
ORC would like to thank all applicants for their interest and will contact only those candidates who skills and experience best match the requirements of the position(s). All applications will be treated in strict confidence.
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Established in 1975, ORC is Canada's leading family health, wellness and sports club. Located on the Oakville/Mississauga border and covering over 150,000 square feet and 8.5 acres, ORC is so much more than a racquet club. It's a lifestyle!