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Internal Catering Administrator

Hiring Deadline: Open until filled
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Zip Code: 60603
Industry: All
Employer: Food Service Company
Job Tracking ID: 1377360484
Job Description:
Food Service Company is currently looking for an Internal Catering Administrator that will be responsible for office and administrative support for Contract Dining Company located at a prominent university located in Chicago's South Side. Maintains excellent relationships with co-workers, students, faculty, guests and Client as well as other departments within the community. Promotes the work environment set by Catering team to ensure standards are being met.


• Possess strong working knowledge of business development and sales techniques, catering and banquet operations, yield management, service standards and techniques, guest relations and etiquette, food and beverage, service ware and equipment, menu development and general catering knowledge and practical ability to apply business knowledge in a hospitality setting.
• Maintaining of existing accounts as well as generating new business. Being the point of contact for our catering customers.
• Promoting property and services to customers. Ensuring proper communication between the departments involved to provide exceptional service to our customers.
• Prospect and sell to clients by a variety of means and increase revenue for annual events, weekday and weekend business. Develop client menus, write contracts and letters, as well as organize all other arrangements as they relate to social and corporate events.
• Create clients by providing prospects with complete and accurate information on School/University.
• Develop positive working relationships with existing clients by anticipating needs and acting promptly to rectify any problems.
• Prioritize work, solve problems and organize own time with minimal supervision.
• Ability to multi-task as well as stay on task and concentrate with constant interruptions
• Knowledge of food service operations and administrative duties.


• Excellent oral and written communication skills;
• 1 year of catering sales or restaurant sales experience;
• Must have exceptional organization skills and attention to detail;
• Driven, self-motivated and dedicated to increasing profit;

This is a non-salaried, full time, hourly position. We offer full benefits (medical, dental, vision, and 401K), vacation & sick pay. Compensation minimum is $13.00 per hour, based on experience. Qualified candidates should email their resume and salary requirements to riverasr-reinaldo@aramark.com. We are an AA, EOE, M/F/V/D Employer.


Employee Type: Full-Time, Part-Time
Compensation: $13.00 per hour, based on experience

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