Catering Manager

Melbourne, Australia
21 Dec 2018
16 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

About the role

The Catering Manager is responsible for developing and implementing the Catering, Cleaning & Waste (CCW) requirements across all tournament venues to ensure that athletes, officials, staff and stakeholders all have a world class experience. This role will work closely with the ICC, tournament venues and stakeholders to ensure exceptional service levels are maintained across both World Cups, and will manage the catering commercial rights afforded to the LOC.

This is a unique opportunity for an experienced and innovative CCW professional to ensure exceptional standards and service delivery for both the women’s and men’s events, spanning 13 venues across Australia in the same year!

About you

  • You are a seasoned CCW professional, and have demonstrated hands-on experience implementing catering, cleaning planning and delivery for an international sporting event
  • You have demonstrated experience managing contacts and budgets within the catering industry
  • You are a born communicator, with proven ability to develop, maintain and positive leverage stakeholder relationships across all our venues. You enjoy engaging with a wide variety of stakeholders and are easily able to utilise your negotiating and influencing skills when necessary
  • You are extremely organised, with strong administrative skills, a high level of accuracy and attention to detail

To be successful in this role, you must be someone who enjoys working in a high energy, innovative, collaborative and fast paced setting, and is not afraid of hard work. Your extensive experience to date will have equipped you with the ability to create and deliver innovative solutions to help us deliver a Spectacular Celebration in 2020!

Come and join us in delivering one of the biggest sporting events in the world!

About us

The ICC T20 World Cup is cricket’s ultimate prize in the fastest growing and most accessible format of the game. T20 is the vehicle to attract new, more diverse and younger audiences to the game.

In 2020, Australia has a unique opportunity to host this major global event – two World Cups in the same year! The eyes of the world will be on Australia as the 10 best women’s teams and 16 best men’s teams, compete to be crowned world champions.  This will be the first time that the ICC T20 World Cup has been held in Australia and follows the highly successful ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, staged across Australia and New Zealand, which delivered record-breaking attendances, visitation and global television audiences.

Keen to join our team?

For more information, please download the full position description from

To apply, please email your cover letter and two page CV detailing your suitability and expectations. 

Please note: all applications will close at midnight AEST on Wednesday 16 January 2019

As this role will be open across the Christmas & New Year period, we anticipate interviews will commence in late January 2019. Due to high volumes of applications, we unfortunately will only be in touch with successful candidates.

The T20WC offer a competitive salary package, employee benefits, flexible working conditions and a fun working environment.

We embrace differences in gender, age, ethnicity, race, cultural background, disability, religion and sexual orientation. We value diversity. We encourage all people to apply for this role.

Applicants must be able to obtain legal working rights in Australia.