MilwaukeeRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Milwaukee jobs

Catering Manager, American Family Field

Company: Delaware North
Location: Milwaukee
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description:

The Opportunity Delaware North Sportservice is searching for a Catering Manager to join our team at American Family Field in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. In this role, you will manage all catering functions and event-related revenues for restaurants, suites, and other party areas. Our ideal candidate is a goal oriented individual with extensive catering knowledge, skilled at project management and budgeting, and strives for continuous improvement in their work. Minimum - Anticipated Maximum Salary: $55400 - $73400 / year The advertised pay range represents what we believe at the time of this job posting, that we would be willing to pay for this position. Only in special circumstances, where a candidate has education, training, or experience that far exceeds the requirements for the position, would we consider paying higher than the stated range. Information on our comprehensive benefits package can be found at At Delaware North, we care about our team member's personal and professional journeys. These are just some of the benefits we offer: Health, dental, and vision insurance401(k) with company match Performance bonusesPaid vacation days and holidaysPaid parental bonding leaveTuition and/or professional certification reimbursementGenerous friends-and-family discounts at many of our hotels and resortsResponsibilities Partner closely with client, guests, and catering staff to produce exceptional events that drive referrals and positive public opinion.Plan, coordinate, and execute all catering events from start to finish and ensure the highest quality of product and service throughout.Manage the customer decision and relationship process.Coordinate with operations managers to organize necessary banquet, kitchen, and service staff and arrangements for each event.Maintain an excellent track record of maintaining budgetary allotments and exceeding guests' expectations.Document and review all records for each catering event and analyze what can be done to improve booking sales.Facilitate repeat and new business for catering functions and exceed the sales expectations of the Catering and Special Events Department.Maintain an excellent knowledge of food, wine, and spirits while marking our brand.Develop effective presentations both verbally and written where ideas, opinions, recommendations, and conclusions display strong understanding and expertise in the sales process.Design and deliver appropriate catering menus by collaborating with clients and chefs.Qualifications A minimum of three years of catering management experience in an arena or other large venue is required.Experience in food preparation, inventory and cost control, scheduling, and purchasing.Excellent customer service orientation, communication, and organizational skills.Ability to analyze data and make decisions.Must be familiar with standard food and beverage equipment.Bachelor's degree in hospitality management or related preferred.Ability to work event hours including some holidays, weekends, and evenings.Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team-oriented environment.Excellent track record of exceeding budgets and exceeding guests' expectations.Who We Are Delaware North operates concessions and premium dining services at the 41,900-seat American Family Field, home of the Milwaukee Brewers since 1970. We manage concession outlets, suites, all-inclusive areas and clubs at the stadium. We also operate J. Leinenkugel's Barrel Yard Brewery, Bar, and Restaurant. The culinary team partners with many local vendors to infuse Milwaukee staples into the food and beverage offerings. At Delaware North, you'll love where you work, who you work with, and how your day unfolds. Whether it's in sporting venues, casinos, airports, national parks, iconic hotels, or premier restaurants, there's no telling where your career can ultimately take you. We empower you to do great work in a company with 100 years of success, stability and growth. If you have drive and enjoy the thrill of making things happen - share our vision and grow with us. Delaware North Companies, Incorporated and its subsidiaries consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Delaware North is an equal opportunity employer.

Keywords: Delaware North, Milwaukee , Catering Manager, American Family Field, Executive , Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Wisconsin jobs by following @recnetWI on Twitter!

Milwaukee RSS job feeds