We are hiring an energetic, passionate, and experienced hospitality professional for the position of Food & Beverage Manager at Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin.

Duties and Responsibilities of Food & Beverage Manager:

  • Designing delicious and attractive menus and continuously making improvements.
  • Forecasting, planning, sourcing, and ordering food supplies for the kitchen, as well as beverages to stock the bar and fridges.
  • Building positive relationships with food and beverage vendors.
  • Adhering to the food and beverage budget.
  • Managing daily food and beverage operations.
  • Following food and safety regulations.
  • Maintaining positive customer relationships, processing complaints, and responding to customer needs.
  • Assisting with marketing events.
  • Creating and enforcing restaurant policies, targets, and KPIs.
  • Hiring, training, and managing food and beverage staff.

Skills and Requirements for Food & Beverage Manager:

  • Minimum of 4 years experience in the hospitality industry, with an emphasis on food and beverages.
  • In-depth knowledge of the food industry.
  • Strong working knowledge of related computer software, including restaurant management software.
  • Ability to adhere to budgets and meet financial targets.
  • Exceptional organizational, leadership, problem-solving, and communication skills.
  • Ability to forecast food and beverage needs.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Great delegation skills.

About Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin

A jewel nestled in Cochin’s exquisite beauty, Taj Malabar Resort & Spa, Cochin enchants you with its lovely old-world charm combined with world class luxury services. Perched at the tip of the Willingdon Island, overlooking the harbour, you get the feeling of being cut off from the rest of the world, peacefully floating out towards the horizon. Open views of the harbour with the Chinese Fishing nets in the distance, make you feel welcomed; a beautiful start to a journey that only gets better at our 5 star hotel in Kochi.
Blending colonial Victorian charm and chic modern design, the 5-star Taj Malabar Resort and Spa Cochin presents a first-rate spa, a landscaped pool and a 24-hour fitness centre. Overlooking Cochin Harbour, its contemporary rooms include a 32-inch flat-screen TV and DVD player. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.

Featuring classic interiors, well-furnished rooms offer stylish touches like wood-beamed ceilings and fine wood fittings. They come with a tea/coffee maker, bathrobes and slippers.

Just 1 km from the city centre, Taj Malabar Resort and Spa Cochin is 15 km from Cochin’s shopping district and Ernakulam Town. It provides free parking and is 45 km from Cochin International Airport.

Relaxing body scrubs and Indian massages can be enjoyed at Jiva Spa. The hotel also houses a beauty salon, games room and a business centre. Guests can enjoy sailing in a luxury yacht with lunch cruise and high tea in the Arabian Sea at an additional charge.

Offering hearty Italian dishes and healthy meals, The Pepper provides all day dining with views of the garden. The Rice Boat serves seafood specialities while Dolphin’s Point features outdoor barbecues. Refreshing beverages can be enjoyed at the bar.