What does a Food and Beverage Supervisor do?

A food and beverage manager is responsible for the operations of a restaurant. They are responsible for ensuring that all of the food and drinks are of the highest quality. A few of the main duties of a food and beverage manager are designing unique menus, handling customer complaints, creating company policies, and complying with food and safety regulations. They also have to prepare reports on how the the restaurant is performing. Some of the jobs titles that a food and beverage manager could grow into are restaurant manager and general manager.

A food and beverage manager should have four years of experience in the restaurant industry as well as a culinary school degree. One of the most important skills that a food and beverage manager will have is the ability to connect with customers. Another skill is problem solving as the food and beverage manager will have to be able to solve any issues that the restaurant encounters.

What responsibilities are common for Food and Beverage Supervisor jobs?
  • Design attractive menus
  • Develop a relationship with regular customers
  • Follow food and safety regulations
  • Order food supplies for the kitchen
  • Ensure that customers are satisfied with food and service
  • Assist with marketing events
  • Create restaurant policies
  • Hire and train new restaurant staff
What are the typical qualifications for Food and Beverage Supervisor jobs?
  • Culinary degree is preferred but not necessary
  • Great organizational skills
  • Ability to forecast how much food is needed
  • Ability to delegate tasks
  • Great leadership abilities
  • Deep knowledge of the food industry
  • Customer oriented mindset
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of staff
  • Ability to create reports to give to ownership
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Food and Beverage Supervisor Salaries

Average Base Pay

₹24,177 /month
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: ₹24T
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Food and Beverage Supervisor Career Path

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Mahindra Holidays & ResortsMahindra Holidays & Resorts
F & B Manager
13 Nov 2022

“I would highly recommend anyone who wants to learn and grow and be successful in their career.”

Food and Beverage Manager
3 Aug 2022

“You meet some great people if you love to make people feel valued as a customer.”

Food Court Manager
16 Feb 2023

“Decent pay if you just to want to waste your life away at a job 60 hrs a week.”

Paultons ParkPaultons Park
Food and Beverage Assistant
21 Apr 2021

“Pretty much everyone who works there is under 20 so you end up just working with your friends.”

Hard Rock Hotel & CasinoHard Rock Hotel & Casino
Food and Beverage Manager
8 May 2021

“Reliable and good people to work with”

Food and Beverage Expert
26 May 2021

“The crew you work with will be fun and you’ll make great friends.”

Denham GroveDenham Grove
Food and Beverage Assistant
19 Jul 2021

“Flexible hours and for the first 5 months it was enjoyable.”

Doubletree By HiltonDoubletree By Hilton
Food and Beverage Supervisor
1 Dec 2020

“Easy and good pay.”

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