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Director of Food and Beverage - Richmond Flying Squirrels (Richmond · VA)

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Food and Beverage: Food/Beverage Management
The Richmond Flying Squirrels are seeking a Director of Food & Beverage who will play a key role in running a successful and efficient in-house food and beverage operation at The Diamond in addition to the day-to-day and long-term business management of the operation. The Director of Food & Beverage will have direct oversight of specific food and beverage department leaders while supporting ongoing development to ensure short- and long-term accountability for event staffing, event planning and daily operations for those areas. This position is also responsible for ensuring that exceptional hospitality is provided, alcoholic beverages are served safely and food quality and sanitation standards are always maintained.

RESPONSIBILITIES: 
  • Manage all day-to-day Food & Beverage operations in coordination of budgeted figures and to proper financial standards 
  • Lead all daily Food & Beverage preparation and shut down processes 
  • Ability to assist in the design of menus in coordination of pricing and food cost standards 
  •  Establish policies internally to provide excellent customer service 
  • Responsible for all aspects of the stadium concessions and vending operation 
  • Establish and enforce Food and Beverage policies in accordance to health and safety regulations 
  • Supervision, training, and scheduling of game day staff

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience in Hospitality related field or Sports Administration 
  • Experience in the hospitality field, event management, or facility management 
  • ServSafe certified or the ability to obtain certification 
  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment & prioritize and handle multiple projects • Strong attention to detail 
  • Ability to work scheduled hours including evenings, weekends and select holidays during the baseball season and continuously work in a fast paced environment 
  • Must be able to reach, lift, stoop, bend and perform extensive standing walking (including stairs)

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.