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Director of Food and Beverage

Posted November 20, 2022

Atlanta Evergreen Lakeside Resort
Stone Mountain, GA
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About This Job

The amazing and world-famous Atlanta Lakeside Evergreen Resort is seeking an experienced and outgoing individual to fill the position of Director of Food and Beverage and oversee the entire operation of the department. Crescent Hotels and Resorts is the industry leader in hotel management and we proudly offer robust compensation and benefits packages along with a career path for our associates which celebrates their success.

Crescent was started with a deep belief in our people, encouraging them to apply their energy, passion, and unique abilities to make our hotels run remarkably. Our guests benefit from what each associate does as a part of this shared vision. We live the belief that we are successful because of our associates and that every role is important. As you grow, so does Crescent.

We value you and what you do. We manage properties of every size and major brand across North America.

Our goal is to hire the best people and prove that we are the only place you will ever want to work. Join us on that journey and explore the opportunities with us.

What will you be doing?

As the Director of Food and Beverage, you will oversee the direction and activities of the Food and Beverage Department to maintain high standards of food and beverage quality, service and merchandising to maximize hotel profitability.

  • Plan and direct the functions of administration and planning of the Front of House Food and Beverage Department to meet the daily needs of the operation.
  • Clearly describe, assign and delegate responsibility and authority for the operation of the various front of house food and beverage sub-departments, e.g. room service, restaurants, banquets, pool, etc.
  • Oversee banquet operations and work in conjunction with Sales team to develop banquet menus & coordinate special events
  • Oversee Banquet Manager & Restaurant Manager
  • Work in conjunction with Executive Chef to develop and change F&B programing seasonally.
  • Develop an upscale craft cocktail program, including Le Meridien Sparkling Program.
  • Develop, implement and monitor schedules for the operation of all front of house food and beverage sub-departments to achieve a profitable result.
  • Implement effective control of food, beverage and labor costs among all sub-departments to Crescent standards.
  • Interview, hire, train, recommend performance evaluations, resolve problems, provide open communication and recommend discipline and/or termination when appropriate.
  • Abide by all State, Federal and Corporate requirements pertaining to serving alcoholic beverages.
  • Assist managers in establishing and achieving predetermined profit objectives and desired standards of quality food, service, cleanliness, merchandising and promotion.
  • Regularly review and evaluate the degree of guest satisfaction of the individual restaurants and banquet service, to recommend new operating and marketing policies whenever declining or constant sales imply dissatisfaction by the customers, a material change in the make-up or the customer market, or a change in the competitive environment.
  • Develop operating tools necessary and incidental to modern management principles, e.g. budgeting, forecasting purchase specifications, recipes, portion specifications, menu abstracts, food production control etc.
  • Continuously evaluate the performance and encourage improvement of the associates in the food and beverage department. Plan and administer a training and development program within the department which will provide well trained associate at all levels.
  • Communicate both verbally and in writing to provide clear direction to staff.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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About this Employer

Atlanta Evergreen Lakeside Resort

4021 Lakeview Drive
Stone Mountain, GA 30083

(770) 879-9900

336 Room Hotel

www.atlantaevergreen.com

Working Here

Founded in 2001 by CEO Michael George, Crescent Hotels & Resorts lives in the belief that your drive to be the best is the force which has made Crescent Hotels & Resorts the Hotel Operator and Employer of Choice.Meet several of our associates and hear their story. With thousands of associates at Crescent, we make every day one of adventure where you can make a difference.

We Know Benefits 

Dedicated, satisfied, and engaged associates are the key to our continued success. 

At Crescent Hotels & Resorts, we strive for innovative ways to enhance our comprehensive selection of benefit offerings. Crescent associates working as few as 24 hours a week are eligible for our extensive menu of benefit programs.

Crescent's benefits offerings include:

  • Healthcare insurance and prescription drug coverage
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Flexible/dependent-care spending accounts
  • Life insurance and supplemental life insurance
  • Short/long-term disability insurance
  • Domestic Partner coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401(k) with employer matching
  • Paid holidays, vacation, and personal time off
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Discounted hotel rooms for associates and family