Caterer Job Description

We are looking for a creative and friendly caterer to be responsible for consulting with clients to create menus for client events and parties.

As a caterer, you should have excellent people and customer service skills. You should be creative, detail-oriented, and a skilled planner.

Caterer Responsibilities:

  • Prepare food using portable cooking appliances (grills, fryers, hot plates, etc.)
  • Furnish the food service area with tables and chairs, table cloths, dishes and cutlery
  • Decorating the food service area with vases, flowers etc
  • Prepare seating arrangements
  • Serve food to clients
  • Makes sure food supplies are kept stocked
  • Cleans up food spills and keeps the service area presentable
  • Keeps a record of broken or missing equipment, dishes, and cutlery and informs management of required replacements
  • Liaise with other vendors such as florists and wending planners

Caterer Requirements:

  • Precious experience as a caterer
  • Strong communication and customer service skills.
  • Knowledge of safe food handling and preparation techniques.
  • Strong problem-solving and conflict resolution skills
  • Creative thinking and design skills.
  • Basic math and computer skills.