Posted: Nov 11, 2022

Event Venue Assistant Manager

The Cookery - Durham, NC
Salary: $40,000.00 - $450,000.00 Annually
Application Deadline: Nov 30, 2022
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The Cookery Assistant Manager is responsible for all event sales and execution of many of these from beginning to end. The Assistant Manager is the primary office organizer and is in charge of the phones, office inventory, and assisting in alcohol inventory. The Assistant Manager will assist the General Manager in maintaining the culinary incubator as well as the event space. The Assistant Manager will be familiar with the overall structure of The Cookery and will be able to effectively communicate, execute, and delegate tasks in a highly detailed manner. The Assistant Manager is the face of The Cookery, and will consistently exhibit a positive, welcoming, and professional behavior, selling and managing our services with enthusiasm!


  • Preferred Bachelor’s degree or equivalent 3-4 year working experience in a leadership role
  • Previous experience in special events, hospitality or equivalent high-end service industry
  • Detail oriented with a strong independent work ethic
  • Team player who can also work independently
  • Able to grasp and understand new concepts quickly
  • Ability to thrive in a fast pace, high energy environment
  • Must be able to handle multiple tasks at once with strong organizational skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft365 is a plus
  • Training will include some weekend and evening shifts
  • Exerts positive energy and your unique personality within the team

Only applicants who apply through our website will be considered. Please submit your application here: