Food and Beverage Host/ess

  • Reference: 41f&bhost/ess

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and professional Food and Beverage Host/ess to join our friendly food and beverage team

Overlooking Buckingham Palace, hotel “41” is an intimate hideaway combining informal luxury with exceptional round-the-clock personal service. Each of the 30 rooms and suites cast their own distinctive spell with fine fabrics, extravagant flourishes and the latest technology. Guests relax in the Executive Lounge and can plunder the pantry for delicious complimentary snacks.

Key responsibilities of the Food and Beverage Host/ess will include

  • Welcoming, greeting and assisting the guests to hotel standards
  • Ensuring that all food and beverage products are served to the correct standards
  • Serving meals, snacks and beverages within the executive lounge and boardroom
  • Ensuring that bar and lounge tables and stations are clean and tidy
  • Ensuring that all mini bars are checked and replenished

The ideal candidate for the Food and Beverage Host/ess should:

  • Have previous food and beverage experience within a four or five star hotel
  • Have a good knowledge of food and beverage products
  • Be able to deal with guests and staff members in a professional manner
  • Be dynamic, organised and have a pro-active attitude
  • Be eligible to work on a full-time basis within the UK

This position has excellent progression opportunities within Red Carnation Hotel Collection, a company providing the perfect opportunity to those who are looking for an exciting career and job security within the Hotel industry.

The Red Carnation Hotel Collection Benefits:

  • 28 paid holidays per annum inclusive of bank holidays, which increases with years of service
  • Complimentary dry cleaning of business attire
  • Complimentary meals on duty
  • Discounted rates with Red Carnation Hotel Collection and The Travel Corporation 
  • Season ticket loan after 6 months service
  • Salary exchange schemes, such as childcare vouchers and cycle-to work scheme
  • Professional training and development opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Programme

The Red Carnation Hotel Collection provides an opportunity for long-term career prospects and is recognised as number 8 of the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For 2014. As a result we can confidently promise you will reach your full career potential! We are also proud to be recognised with a Gold Standard Award Investors in People - the first company to gain this award on a worldwide basis.