Compass Group, North America CATERING DIRECTOR, SR in EVANSTON, Illinois

A Fresh Approach to Great Results.* *

At FLIK, our operating philosophy is centered on three essential factors: great food, great service and great people.

Setting the standard for Conference Center Management, FLIK is on the forefront of the industry. FLIK is uniquely positioned to expertly manage a wide range of operations and has demonstrated abilities in exceeding clients' goals and objectives for their facilities.

FLIK Conference Centers is a full-solutions provider. FLIK takes responsibility for the facilities we operate while providing the highest level of customer service.

In March 2017, Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University opened a 415,000-square-foot lakefront Global Hub, featuring advanced technological capabilities designed to inspire and convene collaborative learning and research. The Global Hub includes dining café style facility for Kellogg MBA students, coffee bar, and high end catering. Hosts approximately 2,000 students, 300 faculty, 150 staff.

Job Summary

Key Responsibilities:

  • Trains catering staff in service techniques, menu presentation and customer service

  • Tracks and monitors the labor and food cost for each event

  • Maintains excellent client relationships

  • Works with the Chef in creating menus

  • Strategically sell conference space, food & beverage needs, and related services to individuals, groups and companies

Preferred Qualifications:

  • AS degree preferred

  • Three to five years of foodservice management experience preferred

  • Catering experience is required

  • Strong leadership and communication skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Catering experience is required

Apply to Flik today!

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

*Req ID: *172745