Salary: up to £25,000 per annum depending on experience

Shift hours: Permanent

Here at Compass Group  we have a fantastic opportunity to join our ESS team as a Mess Manager based at the Commando Training Centre Royal Marines near Exmouth. You will have overall responsibility for the Officers Mess including the catering, functions and the accomodation. You will be responsible for the daily operations including financial performance and maintaining the client relationship.

The Mess Manager will oversee the day to day services and hospitality for any functions. You will manage a team ensuring that stock and kitchen needs are met whilst ensuring the excellent delivery of the catering and maintaining high standards throughout the accomodation. As the Mess Manager you’ll have full financial responsibility, working with the client to produce weekly and monthly financial reports. 

We’re looking for applications from candidates with the following skills and experience:

  • Management experience within contract catering, defence or soft services facilities management:
  • Exeprience in hands on catering/cooking
  • Great Communication skills
  • Good understanding and passion for food and drink
  • The ability to build and lead an effective team
  • Have high standards and a quality driven management style
  • Results orientated and motivated to achieve measurable results
  • Sound knowledge of Food Hygiene & Health and Safety
  • Financial and commercial acumen
  • Computer literate

Reference: compass/TP/517601/78965/KD

Location: Exmouth