Senior Cafe Operations Manager - Sydney

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Req ID: 121287

Location: Sydney, Australia

Schedule: Monday - F/T schedule; Monday - Friday, flexibility needed. Details upon interview.

About us: We’re a global team of culinarians, managers, food service operators and subject matter experts crafting food experiences that fuel big ideas at one of the world’s major tech companies! The food and experiences we provide make quite an impact: They help fuel the teams creating world-changing technologies – and that’s a big deal! We’re passionate about supporting the long-term success of everyone we feed, and we love what we do. Food+ isn’t just a workplace. It’s a platform for you to innovate, bring your ideas to life, contribute to a sustainable future and – best of all – be part of an awesome team!

About you: To support our growth, we’re looking for a Senior Cafe Operations Manager for our team in Australia. We're looking for a passionate & experienced individual who has "hospitality" running through their veins! We'd love to hear from you if you have proven Cafe Operations experience and are looking to move onwards & upwards from your current role.

Reporting to the Director of Operations and supporting the operations of one of the world's largest search engines, you will support our food program and oversee the operations of multiple cafes and restaurants. You will also be consulting with multiple vendors, multiple teams, supporting their development and daily operations. You will be responsible for a multidisciplinary team of managers, supervisors, F&B attendants and service providers across a range of locations.

What we look for in the perfect candidate:

  • 3+ years related experience

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Demonstrated experience in cafes or restaurant management

  • Experience leading teams with direct supervisory/management skills and team building experience

  • Proven background in activating and executing business strategies

  • Ability to analyze work problems and opportunities allowing judgments to be made on time in a fast paced organization/environment

  • Ability to analyze and evaluate information

  • Experience in multi-site operational businesses

  • Commercially focused with ability to measure impact and results

The great things you’ll do:

  • Design, manage and own the overall cafes & restaurant experience: including behavioral science, concept development, visual merchandising, training & developing a team, customer service engagement.

  • Stakeholder collaboration: You will be maintaining strong and collaborative relationships with stakeholders across the business both locally and regionally.

  • Customer experience & engagement: You will be developing and implementing a strategy to enhance customer experience and engagement, food dining experiences and food related trends contributing to the continual improvement of the Food program experience.

  • Onboarding/training: Ensure that all hiring and training standards are met and develop robust onboarding and training plans for all new team members as well as work with our People Operations Business Partner in developing appropriate training and development plans for team members.

  • People management: Includes assisting with conducting staff reviews, coaching sessions, and disciplinary management. Appraise staff performance and provide ongoing feedback to improve productivity and customer experience, as well as continuously developing the team.

  • Time management: Meet all time lines for payroll, service, accounts receivables, human resources, corporate office and all other time lines given by our partner and management.

Some of the great things we will provide:

  • An awesome & collaborative working environment

  • Amazing work spaces

  • Delicious onsite food + many more!

Sound good? Apply now to take your seat at our global table!