Banqueting Manager – Stellenbosch Area / CAPE TOWN
International 4 * property is seeking to employ a Banqueting Manager to join their internationally renowned team for a seasonal assignment
Direct operations within the Conference Centre and its venues to maximize performance and profitability by creating a positive and productive work environment, ensuring superior guest service and compliance with quality, hygiene and operational standards
Maintain overall responsibility for F&B service for the Conference Centre (deck, paved areas outside), the Manor House and Amphitheatre Boardrooms.
Oversee daily operations, providing a proactive work environment to team members.
Ensure superior guest service and compliance with quality and operational standards.
Give input in the preparation and monitoring of annual Operating, Capex & OE budgets, costs, control systems and procedures.
Create concepts, plan execution and ensure stock is maximized for group functions/special events.
Be mindful of ‘Conscious Conferencing’ approach and marketing and ensure actions within the team speak to the same ethos.
Monitor and control cash flow, stock control, credit control and debtors, management reports and budgets.
Manage, track and minimize breakages and ensure efficient OE usage, using daily management checklists and taking appropriate/ remedial action as required.
Liaise with the purchasing department to ensure operating systems are updated with correct pricing and items (bar items in particular) and manage daily/weekly/monthly stock control procedures.
Champion training programmes and development of staff to build high performance teams.
Ensure consistent and effective performance management is applied to all, giving guidance and feedback as appropriate.
Maximize business opportunities in revenue, cost of sales and other expenses in line with budget.
Understand the company’s values and strategic goals and work within these parameters while challenging convention and looking for ‘new and better ways of doing things.
Management of the Conferencing department Electronic time book as well as coordination of PPT timesheet
Check and monitor all transactions placed on micros ensuring daily charges are done correctly and no losses occur for the day.
Ensure team members are treated in a fair and equitable manner and that issues are resolved in a timely manner
Reside in Stellenbosch or nearby areas
As this is a position of honesty and integrity, the successful candidate should possess a positive credit and criminal history as per our client’s requirements
Salary – Negotiable depending on experience
Please email CV + Recent Picture + Salary Expectancy to Marlene at
or Yolanda at