Vacancies at The Elvetham

Assistant Food and Beverage Manager- Salary from £17,000 

We require an Assistant Food and Beverage manager to work within our team of Assistant F&B managers, who all report to the Food and Beverage Manager. 

Together the team is responsible for all Food and Beverage operations within the hotel, including Restaurant, bar, private dining, weddings and corporate functions up to 300.

Straight shifts, Early shift 7am – 3pm, Late 3pm – finish.

The Elvetham Hotel in Hartley Wintney is privately owned and has exceptional standards of customer service, only candidates who can demonstrate that they have the ability to provide polite, friendly yet professional customer service will be considered for the role.

We are looking for a manager who leads by example and has a “hands on” approach to work. The successful candidate will be self-motivated, enthusiastic and have great communication skills.

Ideally the candidate will have a minimum of one year in a supervisory role and have experience within a 4 or 5 star environment.

  • Straight shifts
  • 28 days holiday per year ( including Bank holidays)
  • Business clothing allowance
  • Meals on duty
  • Share of service charge and Gratuities
  • Pleasant working environment
  • Free parking

Wedding Coordinator - 12 months maternity cover
- Salary competitive

An excellent opportunity to work within this stunning, privately owned hotel organising unique weddings. This is an exciting and challenging role for someone from a sales background who has a passion for the hospitality industry to work within our Wedding department with our Senior Wedding Coordinator.

The role involves a five day working week with some weekend working in order to meet with clients.

The successful applicant will be a strong and effective organiser, delivering for clients a memorable experience that exceeds their expectations. You will deal with all aspects of each wedding from initial show round, planning, coordinating, administration right up to the point of service delivery by our Food and Beverage Team on the day.

You will be a capable, yet subtle, sales person with some experience and a proven track record, you will have great attention to detail, determination and a natural friendly, welcoming personality together with a willingness to please.

An excellent communicator, have exceptional attention to detail and the passion to go the extra mile for our customers.

You will need to ensure the efficient and smooth running of the wedding administration and to deal with guest enquiries and bookings in a professional manner, ensuring accurate booking information is prepared for the operations team.

You must be able to demonstrate an excellent understanding of the hotel and hospitality industry and high level skills in diary management, telephone skills, communication and customer service. We will also be seeking evidence of success in a similar sales oriented role. Excellent IT skills and attention to detail are paramount.

The role requires that you:-

  • Ensure all enquiries and show rounds are handled professionally
  • Positively approach all sales opportunities in order to maximise hotel revenue
  • Ensure correct charges are in place on all contracts
  • Deposits and payments are collected on time.
  • Can demonstrate ownership of problems and decision making
  • Have a good personal standard projecting a smart, professional image at all times

An attractive salary (negotiable depending on experience) is offered together with a beautiful property in which to work. If you find this opportunity exciting, have the necessary experience to perform at this level and the desire to make a real contribution to our business, we'd like to hear from you.

To apply please forward you CV together with a covering letter letting us know why you are right for this role together with your salary expectations.

Please contact Linda Taylor for more information on these positions Telephone: 01252 847 205