WHITBREAD - BUSINESS CONTINUITY DIRECTOR
The Brief - As a result of a restructure of the senior teams the group embarked on a series of detailed projects which crossed multiple business streams focused on delivering efficiency savings across the group which improving customer experience. There was a requirement to source an adept, cross functional programme director who not only had exemplary programme management skills but was from an operational background within the hospitality sector.
The Solution - Berkeley Scott initially liaised with the client to draft a target long list and developing an advertising strategy to extend the reach of the campaign. Prior to being shortlisted candidates were evaluated against an identical matrix of questions and the results were shared with the client.
The Result - The role was filled within eight weeks from briefing and the successful candidate has proved to be a strong match for the role, successfully delivering multiple projects.
SECTORS WE WORK IN
Berkeley Scott Executive's hospitality division specialises in providing director and senior management level candidates for SMEs and PLCs across the UK, European and Middle Eastern markets.
Berkeley Scott Executive's hotel division specialises in providing board level, executive management and functional level candidates for businesses across the globe.
Berkeley Scott's Executive Contract Catering Division specialises in providing board, management & executive level candidates for the contract catering & facilities management sector within the B & I, education, healthcare & commercial industries across the UK, European & Eastern markets.
OUR TEAM OF SPECIALISTS
Liam is the Managing Director of the Kellan Group PLC, a collection of specialist recruitment brands and directly oversees the Berkeley Scott business the UK's largest recruitment brand in the Hotel, Contract Catering and Hospitality & Leisure sectors. He has sixteen years' experience working within the professional recruitment industry.
Head of Hospitality & Leisure London and Overseas
Jonathan heads up of the Front of House division in our London Head Office. He specialises in senior management assignments, predominantly covering the UK, Europe and the UAE. He possesses an extensive global network and has provided exclusive recruitment to well-established names as well as high profile new launches.
Head of Culinary
Matt heads up of the Chef and Hotel Operations for our permanent division in our London Head Office. Matt has 12 years' of industry experience and 5 years within the professional recruitment industry for Berkeley Scott. Matt concentrates on senior culinary assignments predominantly covering the UK and Europe.
Head of Hospitality & Leisure Regions
Maxine is the Head of Permanent Recruitment for the North, Midlands, Scotland & Ireland for Berkeley Scott Limited. She has fifteen years' experience working with the company, heading up recruitment across all sectors of the hospitality industry whilst personally focusing on operational & senior appointments.
HOW WE WORK
- Belmond British Pullman And Northern Bell - Group Executive Chef
- Marks & Spencer - Head of Hospitality
- Shamma Capital - Operations Director for UAE
- Tommi's Burger Joint - Managing Director For Norway/Finland & Operations Director for Germany
- Whitbread - Business Continuity Director
- Wyevale - Food And Beverage Development Manager
OUR AREAS OF EXPERTISE
- Executive search
- Contingency recruitment
- Partnering VC backed ventures
- Research, mapping & benchmarking