CATERING ASSISTANT

Recruiter
McCann Erickson
Location
Shirley
Salary
£15,000 per annum
Posted
27 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Monday to Friday - 7:30am-3:30pm

We are McCann Birmingham, an integrated advertising agency and we recruiting for 2 part-time Catering Assistants to work within our own in-house Bistro which serves over 200 staff and clients.

We’ve just celebrated the most successful year in the history of the agency, and are on track to top that again for 2017. We’re being picky with who we hire, but it means you’ll be part of what we believe to be the best Bistro team in the industry.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist in the preparation and serving of food and beverages to staff and clients

  • Take, prepare and process customer food and beverage orders through the bistro ensuring high quality customer service is maintained.

  • Assist the Bistro Manager and Chef

SUPPORTING RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Maintain a friendly and helpful attitude whilst delivering a first class service to staff and clients responding positively to customer feedback and complaints.

  • Assist in the preparation of food i.e. salads, baked potatoes, hospitality etc.

  • Maintain health, safety and hygiene control procedures by ensuring food safety and hygiene standards are at all-times adhered to within any food areas

  • Replenish Bistro merchandise to maximise sales and assist with stock rotation

  • Record all food and beverage orders accurately on the till

  • Maintain the Bistro to a high standard by clearing away tables and undertaking cleaning tasks as required.

  • Assist the Bistro Manager in the opening, closing and cashing up of the till as required

  • Report all maintenance repairs or equipment defects as required

  • Maintain effective communication with team members and front of house team to ensure the efficient running of the Bistro, kitchen and meeting rooms.

GENERAL

  • Be responsible for your own personal development and undertake relevant learning & development

  • Ensure the Bistro is a safe place by following safe practices and responding to emergencies as required

  • Adhere to all policies and procedures

  • Carry out any other tasks reasonably assigned to you

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • Basic Food Hygiene Certificate

  • An awareness of Health and Safety and food standards requirements

  • Experience of serving customers in a catering/ non catering environment

  • Cash handling and till work

  • Reliable and able to fulfil contracted hours and work patterns

A bit of sell: McCann is a Gold Investor in People. We’ve got training coming out of our ears and track record of promoting from within.

Please specify on your application whether you are applying for the morning or afternoon shift.