Banquet Director in Scottsdale, AZ at Gainey Ranch Golf Club

Date Posted: 11/10/2022

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We are Invited.

At Invited, work feels like play as you build relationships with your team and meet Members from all different backgrounds. Every time you step foot in your Club, you can create magic moments and enrich lives. So, join us and be a part of a fun, fast-paced, high-impact group of talented people. We are passionate about bringing people together and bringing out the best in life.

Invited reflects our proud history of inclusiveness and captures our welcoming spirit. Our unprecedented collection of more than 200 golf and country, city, and stadium clubs share a common goal- building relationships and enriching lives. The time has come to build on our traditions and write new chapters. We welcome you to join us.

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Gainey Ranch Golf Club
https://www.invitedclubs.com/clubs/gainey-ranch-golf-club

As a Banquet Director, you will be responsible for managing the daily execution of all banquet functions in the Club while delivering great hospitality, guest service, and financial profitability.

This position reports directly to the Food and Beverage Director or designated leader of the Food and Beverage in the Club.

Day to Day:

  • Monitor and develop team member performance to include, but not limited to, providing supervision, scheduling, conducting counseling and evaluations, 
  • Recruit, interview, and train team members
  • Communicate function specifications, procedures, and changes with affected departments, including, but not limited to, the Food and Beverage, Event Services, Property Operations, 
  • Oversee and ensure proper storage of equipment
  • Ensure compliance with health, safety, sanitation, and alcohol awareness standards
  • Must stay updated on new food and wine trends
  • Maintaining appropriate staffing levels, room/station assignments, buffet décor, and enhancements as they relate to banquet and meeting room set-up
  • Developing and maintaining all policies, procedures, and quality standards within the department
  • Sets the pace and is an excellent example of a successful quality operation
  • Prepare for and conduct pre-shifts, motivating staff daily to exceed client expectations
  • Responsible for maintaining a high energy, positive attitude, and professional appearance
  • Responsible for short and long-term banquet functions in the front and back of the house
  • Creates an environment establishing the highest standards of quality service and ensures implementation through effective hiring, training development, promotion, and continuous reinforcement
  • Monitor and track BEOs and the flow of information from sales, catering, and the culinary depts. while distributing information consistently to your hourly team members 
  • Oversee the maintenance and inventory of china/glassware/silverware/small wares for the banquet department
  • Other duties as requested by General Manager.

About you:
  • 3-5 years of prior Banquet Director experience at an upscale property preferred
  • Proven success in customer service and guest recovery
  • Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Bachelors Degree preferred
  • Completion of Hospitality First Certification and alcohol (ASAP), CPR Certification preferred Food Safety Program (FSP), and have completed appropriate conduct training (HFWACT).
  • Knowledge of budgeting and forecasting required
  • Ability to motivate in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

Compensation:

  • Salary up to $80,000.00 base (commensurate with experience) + Benefits, Club Perks, and much more!

Invited is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer & participates in E-Verify.  

This job post is intended to describe the general requirements for the position, and it is not a complete statement of duties, responsibilities, or conditions. Other duties not listed here may be assigned as necessary to ensure the Club runs appropriately.