The Director of Banquets has the primary duty of managing the Banquets department. This position will actively recruit, supervise, coach, counsel, direct, train and mentor employees in meeting company quality standards, and will initiate employment actions with GM approval such as hiring, termination, suspension, discipline, promotion, and transfer. The Banquet Manager will actively and independently manage all aspects of employee relations to ensure a positive, harmonious, compliant and cooperative work environment.
The Director of Banquets is responsible for overseeing the direction of the banquet department’s daily activities in accordance with Spectra policies and objectives to ensure guest satisfaction, profitability and a positive, productive and compliant work environment. This position solely responsible for the effective management and operation of the banquet team including effective interaction with signed clients, event planning support, scheduling, room set-up, compliance with food handling policies, safety, employee training and supervision, adherence to budget and cost requirements, and any other tasks assigned by the General Manager. The Director of Banquets must provide a high level of oversight and operation/personnel support to ensure the smooth running of all assigned events including exceptional planning in advance.
This is a key position for the effective and profitable operation of the business. The Director of Banquets must maintain excellent attendance and be available to work a variable event-driven schedule which include evenings and weekends. Open availability, professional presentation, outstanding interpersonal skills and self-direction required.
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/
Spectra is an equal opportunity employer and our employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, handicap, marital status, or any other status or condition protected by Federal and/or State laws, except where bona fide occupational qualifications apply.