Job Opportunity – Food & Beverage Manager

Food and Beverage Manager

LOCATION: Hopetoun House, South Queensferry | SALARY: Negotiable | TYPE: Full time

Heritage Portfolio is seeking a Food and Beverage Manager to be based at Hopetoun House in South Queensferry.

Heritage Portfolio Limited is a Scottish-based specialist caterer working for discerning clients in buildings of distinction with the aim of helping our clients to create an experience beyond food. Established in 2002 our client list includes many of Edinburgh and Scotland’s finest venues, including our established partnership with Hopetoun House.

Our Food and Beverage Manager role will oversee the planning and delivery of events and retail unit to the highest standard. We look to the F&B Manager to go above and beyond the expectations of clients and always deliver a 5-star service.  This candidate to work within our award-winning, busy business would be personable, responsive, well informed and above all have a highly professional manner.   The Food and Beverage Manager will be expected to be the face of Heritage Portfolio and an integral member of the Hopetoun House team.  With overall responsibility for the operation of both events and the café business, pulling on the extensive support available within the wider Sales and Operational teams from Heritage Portfolio head office.  We would expect the successful candidate to have the ability to meet with clients, conduct show rounds and menu tastings and generally act as the food and beverage expert within the Hopetoun House team.

The successful applicant must have:

  • Excellent understanding and experience of hospitality and  food and beverage service
  • Experience and understanding of event coordination and planning
  • An excellent eye for detail, be flexible and adaptable
  • A high standard of personal presentation
  • Positive outlook & ability to work under pressure.
  • Experience in delivering the highest standards to clients and customers

You must be organised, meticulous and be used to working within a team where standards are always set high, in a fun, rewarding position.

We have high expectations of the people who work with us. We expect you to be dedicated, confident, and proactive in your approach to this role.

The position is full time with the salary being negotiable based on experience and also eligible for a bonus plan.

If you would like to be considered for the role please send your CV & a note about why you think you would be an asset to the team to hazel@heritageportfolio.co.uk

Heritage Portfolio Limited is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Please note that we are unable to acknowledge all applications, only those selected

for an interview will be contacted ahead of the closing date of 11th February 2019.

If you have not been contacted within four weeks, you have not been selected for an interview.

Only those with a right to work in the UK will be considered.