Head Chef

Head Chef | 46 hours | £40,000

Good quality Gastro Pub

Salary of £40,000 per year

Hours: 46 hrs per week

Brigade: 15 Chefs

Kingston upon Thames

Immediate Start

Head Chef experience needed

Change Hospitality are acting as an Employment Agency in this instance.

Due to the volume of applications in the hospitality and catering industry we regret that only successful candidates will be contacted.

Head Chef | 46 hours | £40,000

Reactive Sales Manager, Large Multi-faceted Event Space

Sales Manager

Large Event Venue, Kingston

Up to £30K dependant on experience + bonus

An incredible large venue in Surrey is looking for a reactive Sales Manager to look after all C&E enquiries and actively sell the conference, banqueting and exhibition facilities, driving event bookings and revenue.

The role:

* Respond to all enquires efficiently and accurately, and develop individual proposals specific to their needs and objectives
* Focus on customer service; responding and following up, inviting clients for show rounds , building relationships and increasing conversion
* Working closely with the Business Development Manager on key accounts, developing relationships and maximising revenue opportunities
* Assisting the BDM in hosting Familiarisation trips, sales events, showcases and show rounds
* Ensure all details are accurately detailed with handover of files
* Liaise with the Operations team to ensure that client needs are met and exceeded and carry out post event debriefs with both client and ops team
* Report weekly on sales activity, figures and forecasts

What we are looking for:

* Previous experience in sales, within an events venue
* Confident communicator with great sales technique
* Proactive, self-motivated and driven approach
* Ability to build relationships quickly
* Organiser and multi-tasker with a keen eye for detail

Salary – up to £30K

If you think this sounds like the role for you, get in touch with your current CV

The Change Group are acting as an Employment Agency in this instance. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

Please connect with Helena Ranger on LinkedIn to keep in touch with new opportunities and industry news!

Visit the Change website for full listings of all current job roles.

Sales Manager

Sales Manager

26-30k plus excellent bonus and benifits

The Role:

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join a large prestigious venue within London.

As Sales Manager you will be a key member of an already established sales team looking purely after a large volume of reactive sales. This venue can do huge events so experience in looking after big accounts is desirable.

This company have recently gone through a large refurbishment so its an exciting time to join the company,

About you:

* Previous experience in sales and events within hospitality or a venue
* Knowledge of the London market desirable
* Strong admin and organisational skills
* A real people person
* Excellent attention to detail
* Proactive in approach to tasks and project work
* Strong account management skills
* Customer service centric

The Change Group are acting as an Employment Agency in this instance. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

Please connect with Charley Taylor- Smith on LinkedIn to keep in touch with new opportunities and industry news!

Visit the Change website for full listings of all current job roles.

Reactive Sales Manager, Large Multi-faceted Event Space

Sales Manager

Large Event Venue, Kingston

Up to £30K dependant on experience + bonus

An incredible large venue in Surrey is looking for a reactive Sales Manager to look after all C&E enquiries and actively sell the conference, banqueting and exhibition facilities, driving event bookings and revenue.

The role:

* Respond to all enquires efficiently and accurately, and develop individual proposals specific to their needs and objectives
* Focus on customer service; responding and following up, inviting clients for show rounds , building relationships and increasing conversion
* Working closely with the Business Development Manager on key accounts, developing relationships and maximising revenue opportunities
* Assisting the BDM in hosting Familiarisation trips, sales events, showcases and show rounds
* Ensure all details are accurately detailed with handover of files
* Liaise with the Operations team to ensure that client needs are met and exceeded and carry out post event debriefs with both client and ops team
* Report weekly on sales activity, figures and forecasts

What we are looking for:

* Previous experience in sales, within an events venue
* Confident communicator with great sales technique
* Proactive, self-motivated and driven approach
* Ability to build relationships quickly
* Organiser and multi-tasker with a keen eye for detail

Salary – up to £30K

If you think this sounds like the role for you, get in touch with your current CV

The Change Group are acting as an Employment Agency in this instance. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

Please connect with Helena Ranger on LinkedIn to keep in touch with new opportunities and industry news!

Visit the Change website for full listings of all current job roles.

Junior Sous Chef

Job ref: MJA/MJAJNS026

Stately Manor House Hotel | Junior Sous Chef | Kingston upon Thames

A beautiful manor house hotel set within sprawling grounds in the Surrey area is looking for a Junior Sous Chef to start with them on a permanent basis as soon as possible.

The position comes with a salary package of £26,000 a year plus service charge and gratuities.

The successful Junior Sous Chef will be working under an extremely talented Head Chef, within a stable brigade of chefs in place. Shift patters are typically 6-7 shifts a week, covering early shifts, evening shifts and middle shifts.

Previous experience at Junior Chef level in a boutique hotel, fine dining restaurant or banqueting outfit would be advantageous in securing this position.

Manor House Hotel | Kingston upon Thames | Junior Sous Chef

* Salary package of £26,000 + Service Charge + gratuities
* 6-7 shifts a week
* Modern British cuisine
* Brigade of 8 Chefs in place
* Spacious kitchen with plenty of prep surface!
* Uniforms provided
* Meals on duty provided

What we need from you:

* Previous experience at Junior Sous Chef level
* Previous experience in a boutique hotel, banqueting outfit or fine dining restaurant
* Passport or ID and visa where applicable
* Proof of address ie bank statement or utility bill
* National Insurance Number
* Food Hygiene Certificate in line with Hospitality and Catering industry standards
* 2 years of references supplied

The Change Group is acting as an employment agency in this instance. Due to the volume of applicants expected, we regret that only successful candidates will be contacted to arrange a registration interview. For a full listing of our opportunities, please visit our website at www.thechangegroup.com.

Chef de Partie – Contract Catering

Chef de Partie – Contract Catering

We are looking for a Chef de Partie willing to step up into a Sous Chef role within this contract catering site in Kingston upon Thames. This is a Monday to Friday role, so if you are looking for more of a work/life balance then this could be a good fit for you.

You will be catering for large numbers on a daily basis so you must be hard working and efficient in the kitchen. You must be committed to this role as there will be room to progress and move with the company.

Please get in touch if you are interested and quote ‘Chef de Partie – Contract Catering

Our Minimum Requirements:

Chef de Partie – Contract Catering

* You must have a minimum of 3-4 years relevant hospitality and catering industry experience
* Passport/Visa (Proof of ability to work in the UK)
* Up to date Level 2 or above Health and Hygiene Certificate.
* Chef Whites and Safety shoes
* At least 2 written or telephone referees/references
* Conversational, if not fluent English
* UK Bank Account and National Insurance Number

Chef de Partie – Contract Catering

Sales Executive

Sales Executive

30k plus excellent bonus and benifits

The Role:

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join a large prestigious venue within London.

As Sales Executive you will be a key member of an already established sales team looking purely after a large volume of reactive sales. This venue can do huge events so experience in looking after big accounts is desirable.

This company have recentaly gone through a large refurbishment so its an exciting time to join the company,

About you:

* Previous experience in sales and events within hospitality or a venue
* Knowledge of the London market desirable
* Strong admin and organisational skills
* A real people person
* Excellent attention to detail
* Proactive in approach to tasks and project work
* Strong account management skills
* Customer service centric

The Change Group are acting as an Employment Agency in this instance. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

Please connect with Charley Taylor- Smith on LinkedIn to keep in touch with new opportunities and industry news!

Visit the Change website for full listings of all current job roles.