Are you looking for a role in events that doesn’t require you to work over Christmas and New Year?A role that doesn’t mean you have to work long hours over significant dates in the calendar such as Valentine’s Day and Mother’s or Father’s day?
This is a fantastic opportunity to work at one of London’s most prestigious venues.
Steeped in history, Middle Temple is one of the four ancient Inns of Court and a professional membership organisation responsible for the training and qualification of barristers.It also manages a large heritage estate in central London from which barristers practice.
Notwithstanding its exceptional history, the Inn has a modern, commercial approach in optimising the use of its beautiful estate. We now seek a highly driven Events Operations Manager to develop and implement a strategy to drive and maintain standards of excellence across all Middle Temple events.
For full job description details please visit http://www.middletemple.org.uk/jobs
Middle Temple Hall was built between 1562 and 1573 and remains virtually unchanged to this day having survived the Great Fire of London in 1666 and both World Wars. It is one of the finest examples of an Elizabethan Hall in the country. The Hall measures 101 feet long, 41 feet wide and 59 feet high at the apex.
Middle Temple continues to service the legal profession today, and also houses some of the most imposing event space in London available for formal dinners, weddings, meetings, receptions, corporate events, garden parties and outdoor functions. Middle Temple is also a popular location for filming.There are several letting spaces available with capacities ranging from 4 to 750.
The catering is run in house under the supervision of the Head of Catering and Events and an accredited supplier list is in place to enable clients to choose from alternative caterers and other suppliers.
You will work closely with the Events Sales Manager, Executive Chef, Back of House Supervisor and Front of House Manager to deliver the highest quality service to our members and guests and will be responsible for the full operational delivery of Middle Temple’s events.
With exceptional leadership skills you will have experience in a high volume, high quality establishment such as a 4 or 5 star hotel, corporate contract catering, members club or heritage organisation.You will be a natural collaborator with a customer focus, acute attention to detail and the ability to manage a team and motivate them to produce excellent work.
An attractive benefits package includes a generous pension scheme, private medical and life cover as well as a generous leave allowance (with Christmas closure in addition to your leave entitlement).
To apply, please send a letter with your CV explaining how you qualify for the role to Sophie Frankis at email@example.com.
The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday, 16 March 2018.