• Assistant Director of Food and Beverage

    Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(5/25/2018 9:06 AM)
    Requisition ID
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    Food & Beverage
  • Overview

    Chicago Hotel




    Sweet Home for sure… Chicago, the third largest city in the US, is second to none with its stunning architecture and lake front beauty. There is something for everyone in Chi-Town; world class music, theater, dining, museums, sports and shopping to name a few. The 4 star Omni Chicago sits on the world famous Mag Mile amongst high end retail stores and close to many of the most popular tourist attractions in Chicago. We are known for our quality and exceptional service. We only hire only the best to ensure we continue our longstanding tradition.


    Omni Chicago’s associates enjoy a dynamic and exciting work environment, comprehensive training and mentoring, along with the pride that comes from working for a company with a reputation for exceptional service. The Omni Chicago Hotel’s commitment to serve our associates and nurture their growth has led to the company’s highest rating in associate satisfaction and an impressive internal promotion rate. We embody a culture of respect, gratitude and empowerment day in and day out. If you are a friendly, motivated person, with a passion to serve others, the Omni Chicago Hotel may be your perfect match.

    Job Description

    The Assistant Director of Food & Beverage is responsible for the overall service standards execution, supervision, and training of all food & beverage staff, ranging from fine dining, to room-service-style dining operations. The Assistant Director of F&B is responsible to ensure appropriate and up to date training and education related to dining practices and menu offerings to allow for the best level of service to be provided to all dining guests at The Omni Chicago. In addition to traditional dining outlets, the Assistant Director to assist in planning, facilitation, and execution of special events that are hosted throughout the property. The Assistant Director of F&B will be the "subject matter expert" for all f&b-related Omni Hotels & Resorts policies, SOPs, and company-wide initiatives, and will additionally assist all outlet managers with appropriately and effectively budgeting and forecasting.


    • Design and implement an effective cross-utilization platform, allowing flexibility of associates to work across outlets
    • Review all purchase requests of unit managers prior to submittal to the Food and Beverage Director.
    • Maintenance of accurate private wine bin inventories.
    • Ensure maitenance and cleanliness of all dining outlets through routine audits, both on presentation and service
    • Detail appropriate forecasts of daily linen consumption, and communicate needs to Director of Housekeeping, and team
    • Monitor serviceability of front of house uniforms and forecast uniform consumption, and purchase schedule.


    • Minimum of 5 year of experience in the Food & Beverage Management in an upscale hotel environment, including experience coaching and developing associates (preferred)
    • Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent industry work experience
    • Strong knowledge of wines, cocktails, and beer (Sommelier or Ciccerone Certificate, preferred)
    • Strong working knowledge of Micros.
    • Ability to make quick decisions in high stress situations, continuously adjusting to a changing work-environment
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office programs.


    Omni Hotels & Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. The EEO is the Law poster and its supplement are available using the following links:EEOC is the Law Poster and the following link is the OFCCP's Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination policy statement 

    If you are interested in applying for employment with Omni Hotels & Resorts and need special assistance to apply for a posted position, please send an email to 


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