• CATERING COORDINATOR - HOURLY

    Compass Group, North AmericaPeoria, IL 61606

    Job #993353858

  • Posted Date: Sep 12, 2019

    • We have an opening for a CATERING COORDINATOR position.

    • Location: 501 sw jefferson ave peoria il /Note: online applications accepted only./

    • Schedule:Mon-Fri - 5 am - 2 pm

    • Requirement:experience preferred

    We are excited to announce the launch of our new pre-recorded video interviewing technology to fast track your career with our award-winning organization! When you submit an hourly job application, you will be invited to participate in a short video introduction. Click here to get a sneak peek preview!

    If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.

    Eurest is recognized worldwide for standards of service and excellence within the foodservice industry. Embracing an ownership mindset, Eurest leverages global resources, promotes a local presence and enriches the communities we serve. The Eurest Promise, "connect with people, inspire through food, create solutions, and live our promise," is exemplified throughout our organization. Eurest is proud to serve the world's most respected successful corporations, including many of the Fortune 500.

    Full time associates at Eurest are offered many fantastic benefits such as:

    • Medical

    • Dental

    • Vision

    • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

    • Commuter Benefits

    • Wellness Program

    • Employee Assistance Program

    • Life Insurance for Associates and Eligible Dependents

    • Short Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD)

    • Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance

    • Discount Marketplace

    • And other voluntary benefits

    Job Summary

    Manages the catering department of a restaurant or other food service provider and oversees catering crews as they plan and prepare to serve food at events such as wedding receptions, office functions, large parties, and so on.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Oversee, coordinate and plan events, including banquets, luncheons, coffee services, venue and AV bookings and other various functions.

    • Hire, train and schedule associates and be actively involved in the development of service techniques, menu presentation, policies and procedures.

    • Travel between client locations.

    • Ensure each catering function is well planned and prepared, successfully carried-out and financially sound.

    • Ensure specifications and requests of each catering event are communicated and executed down the channel effectively.

    • Identify and resolve event issues to minimize complications.

    Think you have what it takes to be a Catering CoordinatorS? We're committed to hiring the best talent for the role. Here's how we'll know you'll be successful in the role:

    • Solid catering and event planning experience.

    • Customer focused with a friendly, outgoing personality with a genuine interest in providing excellent customer service.

    • Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.

    • Manage time and resources to ensure that work is completed efficiently.

    • Superior attention to detail.

    • Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships and work cooperatively with team members.

    • Able to work in a fast-paced environment with changing work priorities.

    Proficient with Microsoft Office, specifically Word and Excel.

    About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry

    Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

    Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. /*Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)./

    Req ID: 318691

    Hourly

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