Concession Manager – New Jersey Performing Arts Center


Position: Concession Manager
Company: Culinaire
Location: New Jersey Performing Arts Center

Are you a self-motivated, service-oriented professional with a true passion for the hospitality industry? Are you looking for an innovative, stable company that offers a creative and entrepreneurial work environment with opportunities for career growth and advancement? If this describes you, apply now! Bring your customer service, management and organizational skills and join CULINAIRE, a dynamic, food-centric hospitality management company based in Dallas.

CULINAIRE provides upscale food and beverage management services to a diverse collection of national accounts including cultural art centers, hotels, restaurants and special event venues. While our portfolio is diverse, the one constant in every business we operate is our total commitment to quality and service to our customers. We are seeking a Concessions Manager whom shares our values and passion for the hospitality industry to join our team at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark.


* Directing and organizing the daily activities of the food and beverage concessions in order to maintain the highest standards in quality, service and merchandising
* Hiring, training and development of associates
* Preparing associate schedules which will allow for the appropriate service levels while controlling expenses in line with budget
* Maintaining proper inventory levels for scheduled events
* Ensuring accuracy and accountability of all cash handling procedures
* Preparing nightly forecast of revenues, labor cost and expenses to ensure financial goals are met
* Identify marketing opportunities and develop strategies to achieve greater sales volume
* Ensuring compliance with all NJ ABC regulations
* Providing a professional and caring work environment
* Adherence to company standards and service levels and ensuring that correct and consistent service techniques are demonstrated by all associates at all times

What we’re looking for:

* Minimum 4 years of concessions management experience in a similar venue
* Creative solutions and problem solving skills
* Exceptional customer service skills
* Ability to manage in a fast-paced and diverse environment with focus on client and customer service
* Strong project management, organizational, and analytical skills
* Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook computer
* Flexibility with schedule and available to work nights and weekends

We offer our associates an entrepreneurial atmosphere with continued growth and leadership opportunities along with medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, 401K with company match and paid time off. Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace. PLEASE EMAIL RESUME TO:


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