Conference and Banqueting Manager

Job Ref: JCD00103
Sector: Hospitality & Catering
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 10 April 2019
  • Keswick, Cumbria, North West, England B5289, Keswick Cumbria
  • £23,000 - £25,000 per Annum
  • James Carr-Dear
  • 02380 636256
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Job title: Conference & Banqueting Manager
Location: Keswick
Contract type: Permanent - Full Time
Salary: £23,000 - £25,000
Hours: 40+ Hours
Shifts: 5 days a week. Must be able to work evenings/weekends. Mix of shift lengths/start times.


  • Competitive Salary which is negotiable dependant on experience
  • A vibrant and welcoming atmosphere at work
  • Pension contribution Scheme
  • Excellent training programmes
  • Free on-site parking
  • Staff Discount in all venues across the group
  • Share of gratuities
  • Set in a location of exceptional natural beauty.
  • Free meals on duty
  • 28 days holiday

Are you a passionate C&B Manager, looking for a new challenge in one of the area's premier venues? 

We are looking for a hardworking, driven and passionate individual to join the team over at one of the area's most beautiful venues. The venue itself is part of a small chain of award winning Hotel's across the region, housing two restaurants and a luxury spa with the fine dining restaurant currently holding two AA rosettes. The venue is perfectly equipped for weddings and events of all types and is busy year round.

The venue is around 3 miles from Keswick, with good bus links being available to get you to and from the site in around 15 minutes. The nearest train station is in the neighbouring town of Penrith, which again is accessible via bus, and from there gives you transport links to the rest of the country.

Should transport be an issue, there is Live-In accommodation available for £195pcm (including food, bills and laundry costs)

As part of this role as Conference and Banqueting manager you will be working with a highly professional team, leading all conference, wedding, private banqueting and events for the hotel. You will ensure the smooth and efficient running of the department and maintain a professional approach at all times, in order to provide the highest standards of service to the customer.

Required Skills/Qualities: 

  • Be an experienced Manager with proven background in a similar role in C&B operations, within a four star luxury property.
  • Be able to build, develop, motivate and coach a team.
  • Confident conducting training of the team to deliver exceptional standards of customer service and product knowledge
  • The ability to manage all conference, weddings, private banqueting and events within the Hotel, working closely with the sales department to ensure all expectations are exceeded.
  • A good organiser with outstanding leadership skills to lead the team with personality and clear direction.
  • Exceptionally customer focused and a people person
  • A Professional, with an eye for detail to improve and maintain high standards.
  • A team player with a hands on attitude

If this sounds like you then please Click APPLY today. 

We promise to reply to all applications within 10 working days of application.
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08/05/2019 09:00:00
GBP 23000 23000