The Montagu Arms Hotel is located in the beautiful village of Beaulieu, surrounded by the glorious scenery of the New Forest. It has four stars and The Terrace Restaurant offers guests Michelin-starred fine dining at its best with a menu designed by innovative head chef Matthew Tomkinson. Monty’s Inn is a family pub and bar linked to the hotel, offering traditional country fare in a relaxed and warm atmosphere alongside excellent wines and local ales.
The role of Food & Beverage Manager is a key role at the Montagu Arms, reporting to the Resident Manager. You will have direct responsibility for overseeing all Food & Beverage aspects within the hotel, whilst working closely with Matt Tomkinson, Executive Head Chef, and Pierre Rizet-Mosser, Restaurant Manager, within our Michelin-starred restaurant, as well as Rona Macdonald, Manager of Monty’s Inn. The role will require excellent communication, teamwork and adaptability as well as the ability to manage, motivate, and develop the various F&B teams. The role will also include some duty management responsibilities.
At least 2 years’ experience in a four/five star hotel is required or relevant experience of working at Food & Beverage Manager or Assistant Manager level. The role would suit someone with a strong F&B background, who is an adaptable team player with proven leadership qualities. As you would expect, ensuring that our guests receive the highest standard of service is the most important role for the Food & Beverage Manager. The successful candidate will be well-presented, have a keen eye for detail and possess first class communication and customer service skills.
The position is full time, with a rota operating on 5 out of 7 days per week. Transport is an advantage to reach the picturesque village of Beaulieu and it is a good base to explore the South Coast. The hotel is situated 6 miles from Brockenhurst Village and train station with excellent rail links to Bournemouth, Southampton and London. The New Forest is a lovely setting with ponies, deer and other animals roaming throughout the Forest and its villages, and beautiful surroundings.
If you are an experienced and ambitious manager, hardworking with high standards of guest care, then we would love to hear from you.
We offer benefits including:
- Competitive salary
- Use of award winning spa facilities at Careys Manor (our sister hotel)
- Meals on duty
- Training and development - we offer the chance to work towards a qualification if you are interested in progressing your career
- Perkz staff discount scheme
- Employee Assistance Programme
Please apply with a CV and covering letter to Sunil Kanjanghat, Montagu Arms Hotel, Beaulieu, New Forest, Hampshire SO42 7ZL. Tel: 01590 612324 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Montagu Arms Hotel is owned by Greenclose Ltd; also in the group are Careys Manor Hotel and SenSpa, Brockenhurst and The Imperial Hotel, Llandudno.