Catering Lead

Panera Bread

As a Catering Lead at Panera, you are key to the success of our catering business. You help customers plan and select great Panera food for their events, you support their questions and needs, and you make sure their food is delivered when and how they need it.

As a Catering Lead at Panera, you are asked to:

  • Own the success of our catering operations.
  • Communicate with and support our catering customers.
  • Manage the production of catering orders.
  • Personally deliver orders to customer events.
  • Ensure extraordinary guest experiences.
  • Help build our culture of Warmth, Belonging, Growth, and Trust.
  • Step in and support your manager and team.

This opportunity is for you if:

    • You have great communications skills..
    • You love working with people.
    • You’re a self-starter who can meet goals with limited supervision.
    • You like the hustle and bustle of the hospitality industry.
    • You have excellent organizational and time-management skills.
    • You have your own vehicle that you can use for delivering orders, and you have an acceptable driving record.
    • You have food or retail experience (preferred but not required).
    • You want to partner with a fun, energized team that can work hard and laugh often.
    • You’re committed to food safety and health safety.
    • You are at least 18 years of age.
    • You are passionate about our Guiding Values and Behaviors:
      • Warmth for guests: Making people smile
      • Bold thoughts, brave actions: Learning, growing, and taking risks
      • Own it: Finding solutions and taking initiative
      • Win together: Working (and winning) as a team
      • Inspire and celebrate: Having fun and celebrating success
      • Rooted in respect: Seeing the best in others

(Note: Food service/retail experience not required.)