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Conference & Banqueting - Front of House Assistant (Fixed Term Contract)

£13,040 to £13,040
Plus excellent benefits
07 February 2012 16:59:00
Closing Date:
06 April 2012 12:00:00

Full time 40 hours per week, fixed term 9 months from March

The Goodwood Estate, set in nearly 12,000 acres of superb Sussex countryside, attracts over 800,000 visitors each year from around the world to our calendar of internationally renowned hospitality and admired sporting events. We have a diverse range of business activities from historic motorsport and horseracing events, two golf courses, a thriving luxurious hotel and an organic farm. A unique mixture of style, verve and attention to detail has maintained our international reputation for excellence and innovation across all of our diverse businesses. The Goodwood brand is justifiably known for its values of excellence and quality and offers an inspiring working environment.

We’re lucky to be able to offer a fantastic range of venues in which to entertain. From the magnificence of Goodwood House, long envied for its lavish hospitality, to a luxurious 91 bedroom hotel at the heart of the Estate, we can stage private or corporate events with ease. There is also a Grade I listed sporting clubhouse, The Kennels and the very stylish Jackie Stewart Pavilion at our famous Motor Circuit.

We are looking for a Front of House Assistant to work within our Conference & Banqueting teams at the Goodwood Hotel.

You will be responsible for working as part of a team in serving all guests and providing a high level of customer service at all times. In addition to serving customers you will be required to carry out cleaning duties within the conference and banqueting areas and adhere to all health and safety standards.

The successful candidate will be confident, numerate and have well developed customer service and interpersonal skills as well as good personal presentation. Knowledge of the conference and banqueting industry is desirable, although not essential.

The hours of work vary according to the Hotel’s operation, these hours include early mornings, late evenings, weekends and bank holidays, therefore applicants must have the ability to work flexibly.

Due to the rural location of the Goodwood Estate, own or reliable transport is essential.

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01243 520 102
Job Reference
C&BFOH Feb12
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