Food & Beverage Supervisor

  • Vaughan St, Portsmouth, NH 03801, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Are you interested in joining one of the largest and fastest growing hotel companies in the Northeast United States?  Do you want to join an organization that recognizes your contributions and hard work? Do you want to be part of a company where you have the ability to develop and grow your career? If so, then look no further than Colwen Hotels!

At Colwen Hotels, we are on the lookout to engage the best and brightest hospitality professionals in the industry to join our incredibly service-driven and focused team. Our award-winning properties are made up of passionate, dedicated and energetic individuals who provide exceptional service to both our guests and their fellow associates. We approach each and every day with a “can do” attitude and what we like to call “stick-to-itiveness” that provides a level of service that creates memorable experiences for our guests. Equally as important, Colwen Hotels is committed to sustainability, responsibility and stewardship in the communities where we work and grow.

Colwen Hotels is part of a fully integrated organization that designs, builds, owns and manages branded and independent hotels in markets across the Northeast. With more than twenty operating hotels and nearly twenty more in various stages of construction and development, it is a very exciting time to join our team!

Job Description

We are looking for a friendly, detail oriented Food & Beverage Supervisor to join our opening team!


  • Oversee all Food and Beverage operations including restaurant, lounge and function space
  • Assist in scheduling of food and beverage associates
  • Train, maintain and administer service standards
  • Adhere to all applicable Food and Beverage brand standards
  • Ensure  safety, sanitation and cleanliness of all food prep, restaurant, lounge and function space
  • Ongoing performance management
  • Confirm function space is clean and visually appealing at all times
  • Certify that equipment, furniture, and fixtures in food prep, restaurant, lounge and function space all in good working order
  • Consistent implementation of service standards and SOP’s in banquet space
  • Guide banquet set-up and service staff in set up of tables and place settings according to guests requests
  • Be familiar with all current and upcoming event details
  • Initiate guest communication to solicit feedback from guests during events
  • Perform monthly inventories and consumption spreadsheets/reports
  • Ensure sufficient guest supplies, beverage supplies and equipment
  • Abide by all state, local and municipal laws and regulations pertaining to liquor and food safety
  • Maintain proper inventory controls and order supplies
  • Receive, check and document all food and beverage deliveries
  • Perform accurate cash-out procedure at shift end
  • Evaluate market trends and ideas for liquor specials and presentation
  • Ensure all phases of loss prevention are coordinated and monitored


  • Previous supervisory experience in hotel Food and Beverage
  • Proven track record in social and corporate catering
  • T.I.P.S. and ServSafe certification (within 30 days if certification is expired)
  • Strong Leader of people
  • Intermediate to advanced computer skills
  • Familiar with common computer software programs
  • Must be willing to work holidays and weekends
  • Must be willing to work varied hours

Additional Information

Colwen Hotels offers a comprehensive rewards and compensation package for eligible associates that includes:

  • Opportunities for advancement and career growth 
  • Warm and supportive work environment 
  • Competitive Wages 
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance 
  • Company-funded Health Reimbursement Account 
  • Flex Spending Account 
  • Voluntary Life Insurance 
  • Short Term and Long Term Disability
  • 401(k) retirement plan with Employer Match after one year of employment 
  • Paid Time off Programs 
  • Holiday Pay 
  • Jury Duty Leave and Bereavement Leave
  • Hotel Discounts

Colwen Hotels is an equal opportunity employer. EEO M/F/D/V