Catering Coordinator

  • Houston, Texas
  • May 23, 2021
Full time Banquet Staff

Job Description

Piada Italian Street Food is leading the nation's fine fast casual movement behind an intense passion for exceptionally better food and genuine hospitality.

When you join Team Piada you become a part of a precision team focused on a shared passion for genuine hospitality. Our handcrafted approach to delivering truly delicious food is driven by our Chef mentality - our desire to exceed our own high expectations.

The Catering Coordinator is responsible for maintaining relationships and building repeat catering sales with existing catering Guests. Responsible for organization and execution of catering orders with operational excellence through Genuine Hospitality


  • Responsible for maintaining existing Guest relationships and creating repeat catering sales
  • Communicate effectively with Guests to execute catering orders
  • Communicate and interact with Partner and Chef Team to regularly report progress, developments and opportunities
  • Assists with catering orders and delivery logistics
  • Assists restaurants with production of catering orders
  • Motivates and supports Team Members with in-store training of catering operations
  • Proper knowledge of all catering Standard Operating Procedures, Packaging and Recipes
  • Responsible for offsite and special event set-up, operational execution, breakdown and cleaning of catering equipment
  • Participates in weekly chef meeting to discuss operations, sales goals and upcoming orders
  • Knowledgeable of Point of Sale and Catering Management Systems
  • Drives personal vehicle or company provided vehicle when applicable to deliver daily catering needs
  • Assist Catering Manager with Local Store Marketing strategies and standards

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Projects professional manner and appearance at all times
  • Strong and effective communication skills with Guests, Team Members and the public
  • Detail oriented, creative and innovative personality
  • Must possess strong interpersonal and organization skills
  • Ability to work calmly and effectively under pressure
  • Basic math skills and computer proficiency
  • Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Valid Driver's License required. Clean motor vehicle record and personal transportation
  • Available weekdays with occasional night and weekend availability

Piada Benefits:

  • Competitive pay
  • Opportunities for growth into management positions
  • Free meals when you work
  • Flexible schedules
  • No late nights
  • Comprehensive training program
  • Paid time off and medical benefits after meeting eligibility requirements

From the food we serve, to the restaurant environment, to each Guest interaction, our goal is to deliver a truly different meal experience that is notably better than the competition, every single time. We will give you the tools, ingredients and training you need to thrive and build a successful career. In return, we ask for your best when you walk in the door.

The Piada Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.