Compass Group Canada Catering Coordinator in MISSISSAUGA, Ontario

Catering Coordinator

Imagine a place where people work as one to create an experience that inspires many. Join us and know that you make it possible for friends, families, and co-workers to come together. No matter why they gather, we-re here to serve. Because of what we do, people share so much more than a meal. And that-s why this is so much more than a job.

Why work withEurest Dining? We are a member of Compass Group Canada, the leading food and support services company. We provide diverse, innovative dining services to corporate headquarter locations, law firms, manufacturing facilities, distribution centres and call centres. Join our commitment to providing exceptional food service to the best of business and industry.

Now, if you were to come on board as aCatering Coordinator, we’d ask you to do the following for us:

  • Oversee, coordinate and plan events, including banquets, luncheons, coffee services, venue and AV bookings and other various functions.

  • Build and maintain positive relationships with clients, associates and suppliers.

  • Hire, train and schedule associates and be actively involved in the development of service techniques, menu presentation, policies and procedures.

  • Ascertain new business and retain existing business.

  • Travel between client locations.

  • Ensure each catering function is well planned and prepared, successfully carried-out and financially sound.

  • Ensure specifications and requests of each catering event are communicated and executed down the channel effectively.

  • Identify and resolve event issues to minimize complications.

Think you have what it takes to be aCatering Coordinator? We’re committed to hiring the best talent for the role. Here’s how we’ll know you’ll be successful in the role:

  • Solid catering and event planning experience.

  • Customer focused with a friendly, outgoing personality with a genuine interest in providing excellent customer service.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Manage time and resources to ensure that work is completed efficiently.

  • Superior attention to detail.

  • Valid drivers' license and ability to travel between client sites.

  • Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships and work cooperatively with team members.

  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal).

  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment with changing work priorities.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, specifically Word and Excel.