Friday, September 6, 2013

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Surya Prakash talks about his profession as Food and Beverages Manager

Are you one among the persons looking for a career in Hospitality industry or hotel industry, Want to see through the career of a Food & Beverages Manager at Star Hotels, Today we have with us Mr. Surya Prakash who is working Casa Luxurio - Hyderabad, had worked with ITC Group of hotels previously, Hospitality industry in India is in boom and there are lot of job opportunities for the hotel management Graduates ,, As per Surya Prakash " If you are willing to work hard and a Socializer at heart, you will enjoy a career in Hospitality industry" lets read through to explore more about a career in Hospitality Industry

CT: Tell Us About You?
I am Surya Prakash, Presently working for Hotel casa luxuriou as food and beverage operations head from April 2013. I have 10 Years of Experience in Hospitality Industry. I have pursued 3 Years Diploma in Hotel Management from Indo American Institute of Hotel Management.

CT: About Your Profession (Food & Beverages Manager) in Few Lines
Achieving budgeted/forecasted revenues and expenses and maximizes profitability related to the food and beverage department. Contributes to the profits.Responsible for the overall F& B operations of the property taking care of all the restaurants and other food & beverage outlets.

CT:  On a scale of 1-5, how do you rate the following
1. Career Growth - 3
2. Job Nature - 3
3. Job Satisfaction - 3
4. Challenge - 5
5. Respect and Fame -4

CT: Tell us about working hours of a Food & Beverages Manager ?
12-16 Hrs / Day

CT :DO you engage in Work related activities after working hours?
Yes.

CT: Things you like about Being a Food & Beverages Manager ?
1.Respect
2.Glamour
3.Can Meet Different People (sometimes celebrities too) all over the world
4.Can tatse every Cuisine and Food & Beverage.

CT: Things you don't like about being a Food & Beverages Manager ?
1.Timing.
2.Salary.

CT: Work Location and Job Availability in Different Countries?
YES, Lot of job opportunities world wide.

CT: Please explain us typically,how career graph of a Food & Beverages Manager ?
First 2 years in same level, Next Four years as a Supervisor , After 10 years as a  HOD  and After  20 years as a GM.

CT: Skills or qualities required to become a Food & Beverages Manager ?
SOMMELIER ,Bar Tending ,Passionate about serving diners in a warm, efficient and courteous manner.

CT:Your suggestion to aspirants,who want to be a Food & Beverages Manager ?
Dedication and Time is highly important, It becomes a challenge at times to manage work-life balance.It is important to have a co-operative family members to support you.

CT:How to become a Food & Beverages Manager ?
Diploma in Hotel Management ,IHM,SET-WIN COURSES.

CT: Name 5 top companies who Offers jobs for Food & Beverages Manager ?
OBERIOS,ITC HOTELS,TAJ HOTELS,RADISSION HOTELS,THE PARK and HOTELSSAP

CT: Would you like to share your contact details, to help new comers?
Yes, contact me at my email id - surya11raj@yahoo.co.in

Career Teacher Thanks Mr. Surya Prakash  for his valuable time and Suggestions