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Corporate Director of Food and Beverage



Last Updated: 1/19/22

Job Description

Troon’s Corporate office in Palm Beach, FL is excited to announce the exceptional career opportunity of Corporate Food & Beverage Director. Qualified candidates thrive in our hospitality environment while focusing on providing superior service for our members, guests and colleagues. The ideal candidate will bring extensive culinary and kitchen operations management experience. Command of the Spanish language will be an advantageous skill. Support and foster successful execution of food and beverage operations at the club level through a primary focus on development, growth, accountability and advancement of the club level food and beverage leaders.
Essential Duties: ● Collaborate with the VP of Ops at each assigned facility to understand the Overall Club Strategy ● Facilitate definition of desired F&B strategy and validate alignment with the overall club strategy ● Facilitate the journey mapping process with field leaders ● Identify and foster relationships with key Club stakeholders ● Work with the VP of Ops to grow the relationship with the Client ● Work with Club F&B leaders to ensure execution of operational best practices to achieve F&B strategies and goals ● Champion Troon F&B “core principles” and measured KPI’s ● Foster and facilitate a culture and structure of promotion from within across all of Troon’s F&B portfolio. Work to ensure strong team members are identified and moved onto a development track as quickly as possible ● Facilitate structured, monthly, remote, scheduled connections with F&B leaders ○ Analyze and provide strategic feedback relative to KPI’s ○ Work with Club F&B leaders to develop and execute strategy to achieve KPI performance ○ Discuss operational opportunities and holistic success measures ○ Follow up with action steps ● Facilitate annual on-site meeting (for identified Clubs) ● Identify and develop the current and future F&B leaders at the Club and foster promotion across the Troon organization ● Educate field leaders and clients on Troon standards and F&B best practices (industry and club-type specific) ○ Provide written client-ready analysis ○ Provide written colleague-appropriate feedback ● Assess property’s F&B performance against the Club Strategy, budget, stakeholder expectations and all other KPI’s ● Facilitate compliance of all F&B-related regulatory and legal requirements ● Facilitate Club level training managers’ development and execution of a club level training plan to achieve the following: ○ Successful and complete training of all F&B team members leading to excellence in execution of each team member’s job description ○ Localized training strategies in support of corporate level training tools ○ Successful, measurable, ongoing oversight and learning to foster continuous improvement of operational results ● Promote vendor relations and utilization of corporate resources and leverage ● Foster a transparent communication line relative to HR issues and disciplinary recourse, incorporating Troon Corporate HR where appropriate ● Be engaged in celebrations of Club F&B staff promotions and “hero stories” ● Organize and participate in corporate initiatives, Troon retreats/summits and networking events
Education/Experience: • A minimum of 8 (eight) years’ experience in high level FB operations management as well as experience in property, hotel or club management.. Multi-unit restaurant experience helpful. Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, or a related field preferred
Certificates/Licenses: ● Bachelor's degree, or equivalent, preferred in hotel and restaurant management and/or key leadership role. A combination of practical experience and education will be considered as an alternative. ● Must be ServSafe Certified (Food & Alcohol) or TIPS equivalent ● Experience in restaurant point-of-service (POS) systems (e.g., Jonas, Toast, POSITOUCH and MICROS) and on-line reservation systems, Inventory Controls, Scheduling/ Labor Management, Financial Forecasting ● Working knowledge in the following dimensions of restaurant functions: food planning and preparation, purchasing, sanitation, security, company policies and procedures, personnel management, recordkeeping, and preparation of reports. Job Knowledge, Skill, and Ability Preferences ● Extensive knowledge of wine, spirits and regional cuisines; ● Excellent Leadership ability including skills to communicate and express ideas and directives clearly to associates; ● Strong problem analysis and problem resolution at both a strategic and functional level; ● Strong multi-tasking, organizational and time management skills to ensure a quick response to client needs. ● Must have the ability to plan, organize and implement strategic planning, which requires forethought and planning ahead ● High level of active listening skills and strong client service skills that includes the ability to resolve issues/complaints with tact and diplomacy. ● Strong written and verbal communication skills. ● Strong leadership and people management skills ● Professional and courteous demeanor. ● Ability to create high performance teams and to be a strong team player ● Demonstrate a strong commitment to company values ● Organizational development abilities with a strong focus on individual and team advancement ● Computer proficiency in Microsoft products such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Microsoft Outlook; ● Budget and forecasting knowledge and abilities to create and maintain effective financial accountability to the company and to the ownership ● Aptitude for accurate mathematical calculations as it relates to inventory, profit and loss statements and all other aspects for financial accountability of the hospitality P&L. ● Complete and comprehensive understanding of the physical infrastructure, food and beverage controls and financial back office systems of a hospitality/food service environment ● Extensive knowledge of food and beverage service equipment and current trends ● Exceptional personal hygiene and positive representation of the organization to Troon employees, clients and vendors. ● Fluent in English speaking, writing and understanding. Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Troon is the world’s largest golf management company providing services at 585-plus locations around the globe, including managing 630-plus 18-hole equivalent golf courses. Troon’s award-winning food and beverage division operates and manages 620-plus Food and Beverage operations located at golf resorts, private clubs, daily fee golf courses and recreational facilities. With properties located in 45-plus states and 30-plus countries, Come experience how it feels to contribute to a world class group of people making Troon the premiere sought after employer of today’s hospitality professionals. Troon’s family of brands includes Troon Golf, Troon Privé, Troon International, Honours Golf, OB Sports, Indigo Golf Partners, CADDIEMASTER, True Club Solutions, Cliff Drysdale Tennis and RealFood Hospitality, Strategy and Design. Troon-affiliated properties include Indian Wells Golf Resort in Indian Wells, California; Yas Links Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates; The Club at Savannah Harbor in Savannah, Georgia; and Lake of Isles in North Stonington, Connecticut. For additional news and information, visit, or connect with Troon on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Troon Chronicles, Press Room, or subscribe to Troon Magazine.

Company Details

Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Strategic solutions for today’s golf businesses. Troon started as one facility in 1990 and has since grown to become the world’s largest professional club management company. We provide services to 595+ locations and 645+ golf courses, while also managing various amenities, such as tennis, aquatics, fitness, food & beverage, lodging and more. We have grown our company by listenin...