Location: 17 Saint Paul's Street, Stamford, PE9 2BE
Salary: Up to £35,000

Holroyd Howe Catering and Retail Manager

Location: Stamford, Lincolnshire 

Salary: £35 to £40K


  • 28 Days holiday including bank holidays
  • 3 volunteering days
  • 3 days grandparent leave
  • 24 week’s enhanced maternity leave
  • Bespoke training and development opportunities
  • Pension and life insurance
  • Discounts available on our HAPI app; high street shops, holidays & cinema
  • Wellbeing hub
  • Access to employee assistance programme
  • Free meals whilst at work
  • Career development opportunities
  • HIT Apprenticeships for all experience levels

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Catering and Retail Manager

experienced Catering and Retail Manager with a background in exceptional food catering services to join our business and work at one of our highly prestigious education settings.

If you are passionate about creating delicious dining experiences that fuel young minds and ignite taste buds, then this is the perfect opportunity to bring your expertise to our table.

Nestled in the heart of Stamford, this prestigious independent school caters for 6th form students day pupils as well as the newly built sports facilities, They create healthy nutritious breakfasts, Lunch and dinner as well as operating the retail cafe. 

This is a fantastic opportunity for a skilled Catering and Retail Manager to make a name for themselves within the food service industry and be a part of setting the new standard for education catering.



As a Catering and Retail Manager your focus is to work closely with your teams to develop a great work relationship and together to provide the best customer service.

As well as having an excellent presentation, organisational and communication skills, you will be able to demonstrate a real passion for food & service and possess bags of enthusiasm.

  • Collaborate with the back of house team to help develop well-balanced and nutritious menus that cater to diverse dietary requirements and preferences.
  • Demonstrated experience in a comparable managerial setting.
  • Proficient in Business and Industry practices
  • Proven track record as a hands-on leader, committed to nurturing team growth.
  • Naturally outgoing and dynamic, with a genuine enthusiasm for culinary excellence and customer satisfaction
  • Comprehensive understanding of Health & Safety protocols
  • Financially adept with advanced IT skills
  • Innovative, creative, and dedicated to achieving excellence.
  • Keeping abreast of the latest trends in the culinary world
  • Recruit, train, supervise and motivate catering staff.

As well as having an excellent presentation, organisational and communication skills, you will be able to demonstrate a knowledge and proven track record for being able to manage a team with a positive ethos. While providing great food and demonstrating excellent customer service skills. You will also be responsible for a retail cafe that operates within the our education setting. 

You will be responsible for leading and setting the example with a hands on and  can do attitude, while liaising and providing a strong knowledge to our retail cafe, working with gross profit margins, costs, and sales analysis.  

  • Proven experience as a Catering and Retail Manager in a high-volume, quality-focused environment.
  • You can demonstrate that managing, training, and supporting a team has been an important part of your career to date.
  • Excellent coaching, delegation and influencing skills.
  • Ability to prioritise multiple projects in a fast-paced, multi-faceted, creative environment and able to thrive under pressure.
  • Ability to multitask, prioritise responsibilities, and adapt to changing circumstances in a fast-paced environment.
  • Organisational abilities and a high attention to detail
  • Empathetic, clear and highly effective verbal and written communication
  • Ability to adapt to challenges and opportunities with a solution-oriented perspective.
  • Excellent strategic thinking and critical reasoning skills

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