The University of Birmingham Guild of Students is a charity and the students’ union for more than 36,000 students. We represent our members to the University and other organisations on the issues that matter to students most. We also exist to help students develop skills outside of study, have fun, meet people and make sure their time at Birmingham is special.
The Guild wishes to recruit a proactive Venues Manager who will be responsible for the successful operation of the Venues department including all licenced trade and catering operations and the security and delivery of events to meet the organisations strategic aims and objectives.
With responsibility for the project management and delivery of events to support engagement with our members; you will also be responsible for income generation and ensure the sales and profitability of the Venue operations meet agreed budgets.
Acting as the Designated Premises Supervisor, you will take responsibility for the sale of alcohol for the Guild. You will also be responsible for the operation and security of the Guild of Students building outside of office working hours.
You will bring with you relevant experience in operating a licenced trade business and successful food business/catering operation along with a proven track record of achieving results and measurable successes.
You will have experience and knowledge of developing commercial operations, and experience of managing a staff team in a customer / member focussed organisation.
You will work annualised hours to fit the needs of the business, over seven days including weekends and evenings.