MamaDeaux's  |  3033 Anderson Ave, Manhattan, KS 66503 | (785) 712 2586

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An amazing growth opportunity for the right candidate!

Restaurant & Catering Coordinator

Ready to gain hands-on experience in all aspects of restaurant and small business management; including operations, general management, sales, and marketing? Join our new team, at MadamDeaux's Cajun & Creole Cafe in Manhattan, KS (opening soon) as the Restaurant & Catering Coordinator. Here you will work directly with the Executive Chef, Sous Chef, staff and customers to provide excellent support to the overall business. This full-time position will have flexible hours onsite and provide some opportunities to work remotely from your home. 


What you will do...

  • Ensure consistent execution of all catering orders via confirmation and follow up calls

  • Assist with internal and external communications for the restaurant and catering services through event and conference coordination, scheduled catering and restaurant reservations, as needed

  • Record monthly inventory of in-store supplies and materials, and assist in ordering materials 

  • Motivate, teach, and coach restaurant and catering staff

  • Proactively drive sales and brand through marketing, tastings, cold calls, and being active in the community  

  • Research and analyze marketing strategies and promotional initiatives for continuous improvement, through events, promotions, and use of social media platforms

  • Develop and maintain accurate, current database(s) of industry contacts for mailings and e-mails, and track performance measurement

  • Maintain and update the website using web-based software; write fun, informational and educational articles for the company blog

How to succeed in this role...

  • Ability to work proactively, handle a large number of tasks while meeting deadlines, and perform well under pressure

  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite, and demonstrated ability to quickly pick up new software and systems

  • Have strong math skills as well as numerical reasoning and critical thinking skills.

  • Possess strong, effective, and efficient verbal communication skills and enjoy working with people.

  • Be the face of the brand at community events – engage with guests, operate games, hand out marketing collateral

*Must be 21 years or older
*Must have reliable transportation

Note: This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with the job, but will provide a general idea of what the role entails.

Ready to join our team?

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