Restaurant / Food & Beverage Manager – Waterberg Game Park

Polokwane / Pietersburg – Limpopo – South Africa

We are looking for a dynamic self-motivated individual with previous experience as a Restaurant Manager or Food & Beverage Manager to manage our F&B Division / Restaurant at our stunning Waterberg Game Park in Limpopo Province.
Key Performance Areas:
  • Management of a Food & Beverage division
  • Department revenues, welfare, training, expense control, operating equipment, direct costs and other expenses in order to achieve set budgets
  • Monitoring and control of all food and beverage and convenience store results inclusive but not limited to food, beverage, operating equipment and operating supplies/stock and trading summaries
  • Maintaining Service Standards in all F&B areas relating to management
  • Revenue control and management
  • Efficient, effective communication between all stake holders
  • Manage workplace relations through adherence to the relevant legislation and internal policies and procedures
  • Ensure that the department procures the best quality raw material and cost effective equipment
  • Stay informed about local, national and international best practices/trends in food service, interior design, technology and entertainment in F&B
  • Procurement & control of certain consumable & non consumable stocks and assets including the conducting of regular stock takes
  • Dealing with guest queries, requests and complaints and management of guest relations
  • Interaction & liaison with all departments and areas including outsourced functions
Position Requirements:
  • Proven  Restaurant Management experience and a history of experience in the Hospitality industry
  • Proven management skills including : Guest & Staff relations and administration, Management of revenue streams, Budgeting and Financial experience
  • Excellent understanding of all aspects of Hospitality Operations
  • Computer literacy skills including : Excel and Word
  • Ability to work in a fairly remote location and to work normal hospitality hours including shifts, overtime, working weekends and public holidays
  • A person who thrives best under pressure and without supervision
  • Attention to detail with excellent communication skills
  • Own transport and a valid driver’s license essential
Accommodation provided
South Africa’s leading corporate player in the development and management of property and the leisure sector, currently has the following opportunity at Waterberg Game Park in Limpopo Province.  In accordance with the Employment Equity Plan of the Group, preference shall be given, but not limited to, candidates from the designated groups.
Ref #23/05