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Job: Food & Beverage Management
Schedule: Full Time
What's your passion? Whether you're into tennis, shopping or karaoke, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team.
At the moment we're looking for EAM ic/ F&B or Director Food & Beverage to join our energetic, enthusiastic and passionate team at InterContinental Jordan.
InterContinental Jordan was established in 1963 and was the first 5 star international Hotel in Jordan and will be celebrating it 50th anniverssary in March 2013. It is considered as one of the key hotels within IHG - MEA Hotels. InterContinental Jordan enjoys a prime location at the heart of the diplomatic area of Amman, on the summit of one of the seven hills. Located within walking distance of the old city center, InterContinental Jordan is only a 30-minute drive from Queen Alia International Airport. The 440 newly renovated rooms and suites are equipped with an array of modern amenities and latest technology. The Hotel has a massive F&B operation with a 45% contribution from the total Hotel revenue.
For meetings and conferences, the hotel is well equipped for hosting business and social gatherings of every description, with nine flexible and newly renovated function rooms that can accommodate from 10 to 1500 guests. Over 450 colleagues are committed to maintaining the highest standards of luxury, quality and service which define the company.
The role reports directly to the General Manager and as the EAM i/c of F&B or Director Food & Beverage you will be responsible for managing an outstanding selection of Food and Beverage outlets. The ideal candidate will be responsible to direct all aspects of the Food & Beverage function including managing the day to day operation in line with company policy and brand standards.
The key responsibilities are:
- Delivering outstanding service levels to all guests through leading a dynamic team
- Active role and participation in Executive Committee, shaping strategies for success
- Development and implementation of strategic plan, marketing plan, budget and goals
- Maximize all areas of profitability, through revenue generation and productivity
- Leading and developing and outstanding team of future F&B leaders
- Ensures implementation of all Health and Safety requirements
- Monitors applicable laws and regulations and ensures compliance
- Establishes and maintains effective internal communication and meeting structures
- Being an ambassador for the hotel and IHG as a whole
JobID: AMM000086 Job Requirements:
First and foremost we are looking for an F&B expert with passion and energy that can lead and develop a great team, outlets and service. Having an eye for detail and creativity to look at things differently will be key to developing the InterContinental Food and Beverage Experience. An outgoing personality is also very important.
Ideally you'll have a Bachelor's degree in Hotel or Hospitality Management (or equivalent), with at least two (2) years demonstrable experience as a department head or Executive Committee member in a hotel team. Ultimately, you have excellent interpersonal and leadership skills, proficient skills for written and oral communication in English and a desire and the ability to travel and work in different countries.
In return, we'll give you a competitive benefits package including salary, insurances and the opportunity to progress your career with IHG. You'll have the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you Room to be yourself.