The Food and Beverage Manager is responsible for the effective management and running of venue concessions operations including event planning support, food preparation and production, inventory, cash control, compliance with alcohol service polices, cleaning, safety, guest service, employee/volunteer training and supervision, troubleshooting, closing duties, and any other tasks assigned by the GM or F/B Director The Food and Beverage Manager must provide a high level of event oversight, technical proficiency and operational/personnel support to ensure the smooth running of any assigned event.
The Food and Beverage Manager will actively supervise, coach, counsel, direct, train and mentor employees in meeting company quality standards, and will independently initiate and authorize all employment actions such as hiring, termination, suspension, discipline, promotion and transfer. The Food and Beverage Manager will provide oversight and resolution responsibility for employee performance issues. The Food and Beverage Manager will actively and independently manage all aspects of employee relations to ensure a positive, harmonious, compliant and cooperative work environment.
This is a key position for the effective and profitable operation of the business. The employee must maintain excellent attendance and be available to work a variable event-driven schedule which to evenings and weekends. Open availability, professional presentation, outstanding interpersonal skills, self-direction and strong technical (computer and POS) aptitude required.
The Multi-Purpose Events Center complex is comprised of four facilities. The 7,380 seat Kay Yeager Coliseum and 57,141 sq. ft. Ray Clymer Exhibit Hall are located adjacent to each other with beautiful outdoor space on the Wichita River. The 50,000 sq. ft. J.S. Bridwell Agricultural Center is located across our pedestrian bridge of the complex. The 2700 seat Memorial Auditorium is located just three blocks away. MPEC offers 1,100 free parking spaces for the Coliseum and Exhibit Hall plus 900 free parking spaces for the Agricultural Center. MPEC also has on-site RV sites for use by facility groups. To make your experience at MPEC complete, we offer an in-house full service catering department for any of the facilities.
The MPEC is managed by Spectra, an industry leader in sports, entertainment and venue management, is dedicated to recruiting and developing individuals with the skills, experience, desire, and values to contribute to the continued growth and success of our organization. Together, with our 250+ sports & entertainment venue partners, we transform events into experiences! These experiences create excitement, turn heads, and make memories. Come Join Us! You can learn more about Spectra at www.spectraexperiences.com/
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