Food & Beverage Assistant

Website Kestria Zambia

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We are a proud representative of Kestria, the world’s largest alliance of boutique executive search firms in Zambia. Kestria’s reach currently spans 40+ countries and 90+ cities and counting. What sets us apart is our shared entrepreneurial spirit and drive to deliver excellence in executive search. We assist clients to achieve their commercial objectives in the most effective and efficient way possible while maintaining the highest level of advisory.

Our client is seeking a detail-oriented and energetic Food and Beverage Assistant to join their team. If you have a keen eye for detail and a love for providing excellent customer service, we want to hear from you!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Inventory Management: Oversee and manage inventory levels, ensuring all food and beverage supplies are well-stocked and fresh.
  • Supply Management: Monitor and control the supply of food and beverage items, ensuring timely procurement and minimal wastage.
  • Procurement: Liaise with suppliers to order food, beverages, and other necessary items, negotiating the best possible prices and terms.
  • Stock Replenishment: Ensure that all bar and restaurant areas are stocked with the necessary items at all times.
  • Quality Control: Conduct regular checks to ensure the quality and freshness of all food and beverage items.
  • Vendor Relations: Build and maintain strong relationships with vendors and suppliers.
  • Cost Control: Monitor and manage costs to maximize profitability while maintaining high standards of quality and service.
  • Menu Planning Support: Assist in the planning and updating of menus based on inventory levels and seasonal availability.
  • Health and Safety Compliance: Ensure compliance with health and safety regulations in all food and beverage handling processes.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Grade 12 Certificate
  • Certificate/Diploma in any relevant field.
  • Excellent organizational and multitasking skills.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite.
  • A proactive and detail-oriented approach.
  • Previous experience in the food and beverage industry is preferred.

Interested candidates should submit their CV along with a cover letter detailing their relevant experience and salary expectations, in PDF format. Please send your application to [email protected] by Friday 24th May 2024, and mention “Food & Beverage Assistant” in the subject line.

To apply for this job email your details to recruitmentzm@kestria.com


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