Hotel Food & Beverage Director

Contract Type - Permanent
39 hours per week

Employment Type - Full Time

Thistle City Barbican

Thistle City Barbican is one of our largest London properties with 463 bedrooms, a restaurant, two bars, 13 meeting and event rooms and an Otium Health and Leisure Club. It is close to the Barbican Centre Health and also within walking distance of Shoreditch and Hoxton Square. Its proximity to The City and the Barbican Centre make for a great mix of leisure and business guests.

The Role

We are looking for a Hotel F&B Director to join the team at the Thistle City Barbican, located near to Old Street and the Barbican Centre.

As F&B Director you will report to the Hotel Manager and will be responsible for the for all Food and Beverage outlets, as well as Kitchens, M&E and the M&E Sales office.

You will need to be an exceptional leader who has experience managing managers and loves to motivate your team and drive continuous improvement. You will work collaboratively with your team and the Management team to ensure that exceptional guest service is delivered at all times and your teams are empowered to do their best work every day.

What we look for

Ability to lead and motivate
Capacity to Problem solve
Sound knowledge of F&B and M&E
Business Acumen, ability to see the bigger picture
Able to work well under pressure


What's in it for you?

  • Competitive starting salary and Holiday entitlement
  • Discounted hotel rates for yourself and your family across the Guoman and Thistle group
  • A huge range of online benefits which allows you to claim discounts and cash back with thousands of different retailers and service providers
  • The opportunity to work within an organisation committed to personal and career development
  • Pension and Healthcare schemes
  • Uniform (where applicable) and meals on duty