Catering ManagerDonington Park

Following MSV's acquisition of Donington Park motor racing circuit in Leicestershire, we are currently transforming the circuit with a multi-million pound programme of major improvements, including a brand new cafeteria-style restaurant, bar and coffee shop at the heart of the venue.

We are currently looking for an experienced Catering Manager to manage the brand new 300+ covers facility located in the hub of the action in the main paddock and pits area.

Role Requirements:

  • Extensive hands-on front and back of house experience in a high quality busy catering environment relevant to restaurant, bar and coffee shop facilities
  • Exceptionally high standards of service and food presentation
  • Experience in high volume operation
  • Ideally a personal licence holder (alcohol) but not essential
  • Creative flair to produce exciting, varied and tasty menus for the restaurant
  • Cook/supervise cooking according to event size
  • Staff recruitment and training
  • Good interpersonal and management skills to co-ordinate the kitchen and front of house teams
  • Fully conversant with food hygiene regulations, relevant Health and Safety legislation and have appropriate qualifications
  • Budgeting and basic accounting
  • Purchasing and stock control
  • Good computer skills covering email, Word and Excel
  • Previous Chef experience would be valuable

Due to the nature of the business, the successful candidate will need to have a flexible approach to working hours, especially weekends and Bank Holidays, as these are our busiest times. They will also need to be a hands-on manager who is willing to operate at the forefront of service. 

Applicants should apply in writing, including completed application form, current CV, notice period and salary expectations, to:

Katie Platt
Group Human Resources Officer
Brands Hatch Circuit
Kent DA3 8NG

Or alternatively e-mail:

Closing date: Sunday 21 January 2018




Date posted:
Friday, January 5, 2018
Catering Manager
Donington Park
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