• Food and Beverages Controller || Africa University Mutare
  • Africa University in Mutare, , Zimbabwe
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  • 1 month ago

jobs description

DUE: 03 NOV 2023

Africa University is a private, pan- African, United Methodist-related institution located in Mutare, Zimbabwe. The University is a member of the Association of African Universities and is inviting suitably qualified and experienced persons to fill the following strategic positions:


Reporting to the Food Services Manager, the Food and Beverages Controller will be responsible for the management of food and beverages in the Food Services Unit.

• Higher National Diploma in Hotel and Catering/Tourism and Hospitality Management.
• At least 2 years’ experience as Food and Beverage Controller in a well-established organisation.
• Experience in using accounting systems like POS, Cost and inventory systems.
• Good analytical and reporting skills.
• Hospitality soft skills and willing to meet and exceed customer’s expectations.

• Manage Africa University Food and Beverage outlets.
•... Implement systems controls to maintain budgeted gross profit margins.
• Design and implement menus together with the Head Chef.
• Administer training aimed at the capacity development of all Food Services Staff.
• Develop sales initiatives to ensure budgeted revenues are met and/or exceeded.
• Ensure high food standards and service by monitoring food and beverage trends.
• Provide regular standard reports on operations in line with the Food Services Unit.
• Forecasting, planning and controlling the ordering of food and beverages.


Interested candidates must submit an application letter, certified copies of certificates, transcripts,national identification (ID & birth certificate) and a detailed curriculum vitae giving full personal particulars including full name, place and date of birth, qualifications, date of availability, current salary, contact details, names and addresses of three referees. The application pack should be sent as a single pdf file to e-mail address careers@africau.edu by no later than 1400 hours on Friday, 3 November 2023. Applicants should clearly indicate the post being applied for on the application letter. Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated to regarding further steps in the recruitment process.

Assistant Registrar – Human Resources and Administration

Africa University

P. O. Box 1320



or email: careers@africau.edu
• NB: The closing date for applications is Friday, 3 November 2023. Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.

Africa University is an equal opportunity employer and invites applications from different ethnic backgrounds, races, nationalities and sexes
Mutare Zimbabwe


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