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  • Posted: Feb 9, 2016
    Deadline: Feb 28, 2016
  • Genesis Group is a wholly Nigerian owned Catering, Hospitality & Entertainment Conglomerate with business interest in Hotels, Restaurants, Cinemas, Shopping Malls, Real Estate Development, Outdoor Catering, Industrial Catering & Housekeeping Management, and Food Production. For over 2 decades we have provided 'Exceptional Products & Services&rsq...
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    Outdoor Catering Manager

    Job Purpose

    • A manager who is vast in marketing activities and client's business.


    • Maximising sales and meeting targets
    • Managing the food and beverage provision for functions and events;
    • Supervising catering and waiting staff at functions;
    • Planning menus in consultation with chefs;
    • Recruiting and training permanent and casual staff;
    • Organising, leading and motivating the catering team;
    • Planning staff shifts and rotas;
    • Ensuring health and safety regulations are strictly observed;
    • Budgeting and establishing financial targets and forecasts;
    • Monitoring the quality of the product and service provided;
    • Keeping financial and administrative records;
    • Monitoring spending levels;
    • Maintaining stock levels and ordering new supplies as required;
    • Interacting with customers if involved with front of house work;
    • Liaising with suppliers and clients;
    • Negotiating contracts with customers, assessing their requirements and ensuring they are satisfied with the service delivered (in contract catering);
    • Maximising sales and meeting profit and financial expectations.
    • Overseeing the management of facilities, e.g. checking event bookings and allocation of resources/staff;
    • Planning new promotions and initiatives, and contributing to business development;
    • Dealing with staffing and client issues;
    • Keeping abreast of trends and developments in the industry, such as menus or trends in consumer tastes.


    • Excellent communication skills
    • Good planning & organisational skills
    • Good Negotiation & persuasion skills
    • Effective management of customer expectations
    • Good knowledge of the Port Harcourt market and its neighbouring towns.


    • Bachelor's Degree in any relevant field.
    • More than 8 years marketing experience especially in the hospitality industry.

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    Method of Application

    Applicants should send their applications and CV's to: [email protected] with the position applied for as the subject of the email

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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