Catering Manager Jobs

Catering manager jobs traditionally found in the domain of contract catering, working for outside catering firms, business or factory canteens, hospitals or schools.  The catering manager jobs needs to be both a capable chef and a talented manager, as the position of catering manager can involve input both at the stove and behind a desk. Catering manager jobs can include:

  • hiring and training staff
  • ensuring food hygiene standards are understood and maintained
  • overseeing the budget and order supplies

Catering Manager jobs often work autonomously and report in to an area or regional manager. The catering manager jobs will be effectively responsible for ensuring the creation and delivery of the product on time and on budget, and will invariably need experience of high volume sites. 

Catering manager jobs are crucial appointments to call centres, oil rigs and warehouses and have full responsibility for providing all staff with meals whilst on site.  A catering manager jobs will staff their own team with as flexible a team of catering assistants as possible in order to prepare and serve a wide variety of foods sourced by the catering manager.  Catering manager jobs are typically chefs who have risen to the top of their profession and are now seeking fresh challenges in a more regulated work environment - the role of a catering manager allows them to utilise their cooking skills and manage a contract for an external client.

A Catering Manager jobs needs to be

  • an excellent organiser
  • good at thinking quickly and sorting out problems on the spot
  • a good motivator and leader
  • interested in food and customer service.

Catering Manager jobs normally work regular daytime hours, although part-time work may be possible.  The salary for catering manager jobs may be in the region of £14,000 to £60,000 a year.

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Job Listings

  1. Kitchen Porter

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £7.50 p/h

    Category: Catering Staff

    This is an exciting opportunity for people who want to develop their catering skills through working as a part of kitchen team.
    Duties include general kitchen activities (including washing up, setting up and clearing away equipment and tables). You will also be responsible to communicate with other staff members to ...

  2. Relief Bar Staff

    Location: Argyll and Bute

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Waiting Staff

    Would you like the opportunity of seeing an amazing part of Scotland?Bored of the City Life and looking for a new adventure?Do you enjoy meeting new people and working in a fast, paced environment?
    Then I would like to hear from you!

    Experienced Relief Bar Staff are required ...

  3. Relief Catering Assistant

    Location: Gourock

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Catering Staff

    Stafffinders are currently recruiting for experienced Catering Assistants for various outdoor events and functions in Gourock and surrounding areas.
    If the opportunity of flexible working hours and competitive rates of pay sounds appealing, then this could be the ideal job for you!
    Main duties include:
    - Assisting in meal preparation for ...

  4. Relief Night Porter - Renfrewshire Area

    Location: Glasgow Area

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Receptionist/Concierge

    A fantastic assignment has arisen for a Relief Night Porter for a Beautiful Hotel in Renfrewshire area.
    Immediate shifts are available, including weekdays and weekend.
    The ideal candidate will have previous experience in a similar role with excellent customer service skills.
    Shift patterns for the assignment include: 10pm - 8am.
    Some ...

  5. Experienced Night Porters

    Location: Glasgow Area

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Porter

    Stafffinders are currently recruiting for Experienced Relief Night Porters looking to work in Glasgow and surrounding areas.
    Previous experience in a similar role, would be essential.
    Some of the main duties involved are:
    • Light cleaning duties and setting up the restaurant for the following day. Knowledge of noise policy would ...

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