Conference & Hospitality Assistant – 1324-23

Lancaster University

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Closing Date:  

Friday 15 December 2023

Interview Date:  

Friday 22 December 2023



Lancaster Conferences & Hospitality are looking to recruit highly motivated people to join the team in the role of Conference & Hospitality Assistant for the Front of House Team on a full time contract. This role is a great opportunity to build customer service skills and develop a career within food and hospitality industry.

The Team operate all year round delivering hospitality for university meetings, conferences and student college activities, at venues across Campus including the Lancaster Conference Centre, Forrest Hills and at the Castle in Lancaster City.   

During vacation times the Team host larger events for up to 800 people including day and residential conferences.

We are looking for a team member who is passionate about delivering a consistent high standard of customer service and who can work in a high-pressure environment. You will need to work a flexible schedule including days, evenings, weekends.

You must be a Team Player but also display initiative and positivity.


You will have;

    Able to demonstrate a strong customer service ethos and the ability to deliver consistently high levels of service standards

    Be a team player

    Ability to adapt to changing working demands

    Attention to detail and ability to follow instructions

    Able to work flexibly on a rota basis to include evenings and weekends

    Able to undertake physical lifting and manual tasks

    Proven Reliability and Responsibility

    An interest in working and developing a career in the food, beverage and retail industry

We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups.   

Further details:
Please note: Unless specified otherwise in the advert wording, all advertised roles are UK based.

The University provides an environment that strongly
supports the individual needs of each employee, whilst promoting the importance
of wellbeing for all our colleagues. We have a range of support networks available for our employees, and more information on these can be found on the ‘Working at Lancaster’ information page.

We are committed to family-friendly and flexible
working policies on an individual basis. The University recognises and
celebrates good employment practice undertaken to address all inequality in
higher education.

We warmly welcome applicants from all sections of the
community regardless of their age, religion, gender identity or expression,
race, disability or sexual orientation, and are 
committed to promoting
diversity, and equality of opportunity.

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