Catering Services Manager

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (Hybrid)


Job Type



Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

About the Role

We currently have an exciting full-time opportunity for a Catering Services Manager with a strong focus on event delivery across a range of event styles and sizes. You will be liaising with clients and ensuring the food and beverage team deliver an exceptional customer experience whether it's for a morning tea for 10 people, cocktail party for 300 or gala dinner for several thousand. Effective leadership is key as you will be responsible for ensuring your teams are briefed, skilled and motivated to deliver to customer expectations.


  • RSA and Food Handling certificate

  • Available to work weekdays (day or afternoon) and weekends depending on when events are taking place.

  • Education and/or experience in event and hospitality management

  • Exceptional organisational skills

  • Strong verbal & written communication skills

  • Ability to work under pressure, prioritise and multitask

  • Strong stakeholder engagement skills

About the Company

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) is the home of unconventional. At MCEC we do things a little differently. We bring fresh ideas and imagination to every event. We happily turn concepts on their head to make each experience momentous.

We welcome events of all shapes and sizes, from board meetings and small celebrations through to conventions, gala dinners, exhibitions, and concerts. Our doors are open for events and moments that connect us - in person, virtual or hybrid, and everything in between.

Our city is our inspiration, located in the vibrant South Wharf precinct, just a stroll along the Yarra River. Melbourne is on show at MCEC - in the architecture and design, food and hospitality, location and views.