Blue Arrow Derby are proud to be working in partnership with picturesque Nature Reserve company based in the busy tourist town of Matlock Bath, Derbyshire area. They are looking for a driven Visitor Centre Manager to join their team on a full-time permanent basis to manage their Café and Visitor Centre.
Hours: Full-time (37 hour per week)
9:00am - 5:00pm on a flexible rota to include Saturdays, Sunday's and Bank Holidays.
About the Role
Working closely alongside the Retail Manager, the successful candidate will take the lead on the continual development of the visitor experience at their Discovery Centre
For this position it is essential to have a valid UK driver's licence.
Duties will include:
- Working in a busy catering environment
- Providing a high standard of customer service
- Managing and motivating a team
- Working with suppliers to ensure efficient, reliable and good value catering stock and materials
- Working as part of a team and supporting colleagues in their day-to-day work
- Working in a visitor centre environment
- Working with EPOS till systems
- Managing purchase ordering systems
- Managing and motivating volunteers
- Previous experience in the same or similar role
Experience with high quality food preparation and delivery
- Food Hygiene / Safety certificate is desirable
- Good knowledge on Food Hygiene and Environmental Health legislation
- Current catering trends to ensure competitiveness in a fast-changing industry
- Good basic numeracy skills and the ability to check and reconcile statistics and financial information
- Computer literate and able to use word-processing, e-mail and spreadsheet software (Word, Excel and Outlook) and internet research capability
- Excellent administration skills
- Ability to deliver high levels of customer service
- Ability to manage and motivate a team in order to deliver results
If you have access to your own transport, and live in Matlock or surrounding areas that's great. If you're flexible with travel, the site is around 30 minutes' drive from Derby City Centre.
If you are limited to public transport here is regular, scenic public transport and the site is situated near the train station also.
The Next Stage
If you are interested in the above role and feel you can meet the above requirements - we would love to hear from you as soon as possible. We please ask all applications are made via the click apply button, and we will aim to process your application as quickly and as efficiently as possible.