Pella Area Jobs

Assistant Catering Manager

Posted: 07/24/2022

Job Description:
Responsible to the Catering Manager for assisting in all functions of the catering operation.  This includes but not limited to employee supervision, event coordination, sales, and menu planning.

  • Assist in planning and developing catering events and preparing event proposals.
  • Plan and manage events in absence of the Catering Manager.
  • Assist with supervising support staff and student employees for catering events.
  • Train employees on proper procedures for events.
  • Develop and maintain positive professional relationships with our internal and external customers.
  • Assist in writing catering menu and recipe development.
  • Facilitate catering meetings in absence of the Catering Manager.
  • Assist with food preparation and clean-up.
  • Establish knowledge and ownership of the catering software and billing process.
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude and represent the college in a professional manner.
  • Assist with marketing initiatives to promote operation.
  • Adhere to safety and sanitation procedures and regulations.
  • Assist with special projects as assigned.
  • Associates degree in related field or equivalent experience preferred.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Word and Outlook.
  • Excellent analytical and planning skills.
  • Night and weekend availability required. 
  • Valid driver's license required..
  • Ability to lift, pull and push up to 50 pounds.