P&O Cruises - Food & Beverage Manager
Fleet - Ship Based

Job reference: FSB-RES-004294

Location: Fleet - Ship Based

Closing date: Not specified

Employment type: Perm - Full Time

Department: Restaurant

Working alongside passionate people from all walks of life, you’ll be part of a tight-knit and hugely professional team across the number of restaurant and bar outlets on board each of our ships.  Our business is growing as P&O Cruises are looking for a Food and Beverage Manager who wants to be part of a brand that is famous for its exceptional cuisine and warm welcome!

Ensuring that the teams deliver incredible drinks and dining experiences you will do your utmost to enhance the guest customer experience at every opportunity, and proudly achieving outstanding guests satisfaction scores.  Leading such a mix of operations you will learn new skills that will allow you to develop your career and broadening your horizons.

Are you someone who has natural drive to seek excellence in your work? Will you have an eye for detail when representing our P&O brand on board delivering the best service to our guest? Are you able to prioritise and organise effectively when managing an extensive number of outlets and large teams on board? Are you someone who understands the importance of accurate and clear communication?

If you wish to take your career to the next level we will be looking for:

  • Previous employment within Food & Beverage on board a cruise ship or large hotel resort environment
  • Experience of financial management of stock, cost controls and budgets and meeting and exceeding targets
  • Experience of COSH, USPH and food hygiene is essential
  • Extensive managerial experience of managing a large team conducting appraisals, development plans and motivating staff, ideally within the cruise industry

It takes great passion and real dedication to maintain our position at the top. That’s why people are at the heart of our journey delivering the highest standards to our valued customers. Join us on our journey, apply now.

‘Better together’ is one of P&O’s core values. This means we are working hard to build a flexible and inclusive culture. As part of our culture difference is valued and our people can be themselves. We welcome applications from everyone because inclusivity is at the heart of everything we do. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, disability, gender, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, marriage & civil partnership and pregnancy & maternity.

With new ships on the horizon, we are planning ahead, this means that the role you are applying for is in our Talent Pool. During the recruitment and on boarding process we may not be able to offer an exact start date, but as soon as we do we will let you know and make sure you have plenty of notice and support to get ready for your adventure with us. 

Please note that a Personal Survival Techniques (PST) STCW is a requirement for this role. Further information will be provided should your application should be successful.


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