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Expired Vacancy
Events Operations Assistant Manager

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   Location: London
   Salary: £36,300
Experience: Mid Level
Deadline: 16 July 2018

Please note that this vacancy has expired and you can no longer apply.

Experienced in Event Catering Operations? We have an exciting opportunity to join our events team as a full-time Operations Assistant Manager with Tate Entertaining. 

Tate Entertaining is Tate’s own event caterer. The team works with a wide range of clients from Tate itself to external clients who include sponsors, private individuals and corporate hospitality. The team deliver anything from small working lunches and daytime catering to large scale events for over 2000 people, from relaxed outside bars and food stalls to high end receptions, dinners and award ceremonies.
The events team generally work 5 days a week, including some weekends, and on average each Manager works 3-4 evenings per week. 
Our perfect candidate for this busy and varied role has:
• A proven track record of operating events within a similar environment
• Excellent leadership skills with the ability to recruit, train and motivate a diverse team
• Exceptional organisational and communication skills
• Experience of running temporary event bars, food stalls and pop ups
• A real passion for food, an understanding of current trends, and a good understanding of high-end event catering service
• Proven experience of working in a time pressured environment whilst maintaining a positive professional manner
• The ability to problem solve quickly and provide solutions to logistically challenging problems
• Strong administrative skills, including knowledge of Outlook, Word, Excel and costing and stocking management software
We anticipate running first round interviews from 19 July 2018 and second interviews shortly afterwards. If you thrive on the variety and challenges that event work brings, we would love to hear from you. 
We offer great benefits, staff training, staff meal allowance, performance and service awards, great discounts in our shops and catering outlets, Employee Assistance Program, Cycle scheme and free entry to exhibitions for you, your friends and family. 
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