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Recruit Ref: L04888522
Posting Date: 2020-01-24
Gate Gourmet Hong Kong Limited
Gate Gourmet Hong Kong Limited

About Gate Gourmet

Who We Are
Gate Gourmet
is a leading global provider of airline catering and provisioning services.

With more than 70 years of experience in providing appealing food and beverage options, designed to fit any budget, we offer:

  • A wide range of culinary solutions
  • "Last mile" provisioning to aircraft
  • Catering and provisioning services for non-airline business, such as airport lounges and convenience retailers

Gate Gourmet ( was founded in 1992 from Swissair catering.

Gate Gourmet is the core business behind gategroup (, whose ten associated companies offer customers a comprehensive scope of products and services for virtually any onboard need - from innovative menu design to stylish packaging to sophisticated supply chain solutions.

gategroup serves more than 350 million passengers a year from about 100 airport locations operated by Gate Gourmet around the globe. This means we have extensive expertise in serving complex hubs.

Controller, Production Planning & Controlling

We are currently looking for a high caliber candidate to join our Production Planning Team as “Controller, Production Planning & Controlling"

In this role, you will:

  • Assist the Planning Manager in planning and managing the daily material flow to improve productivity and material cost.
  • Update and adjust the production forecast figures into system on a weekly basis. Review the accuracy periodically and make sure the data connection is correct.
  • Perform daily stocktaking in each kitchen area and create material requisitions. Manage the inventory level to eliminate excessive or deficit stock.
  • Plan material orders and daily production figures strategically. Create and distribute reports for daily production plan among kitchens. Review production plan and report the potential risks to Planning Manager.
  • Assist in processing internal orders between kitchens and deliveries according to the established schedule.
  • Coordinate any stock irregularity in terms of vendor defects, material shortage, quality defect etc. with relevant departments.
  • Monitor the execution of daily production plan and take immediate actions to ensure that the schedule is on the right track.
  • Execute daily checking on inventory reports (Actual vs Theoretical) and take preventive action or adjustment on material order.
  • Contribute in meetings actively and positively (MIB, Menu Cycle Change, or any meeting related to Production / Kitchen).
  • Closely monitor material movement during menu cycle change to avoid shortage or wastage.
  • Communicate and report production updates to Planning Manager on a regular basis.
  • Assist the Planning Manager in any material or process planning projects.

To be successful in this role, you should meet the following requirements:

  • Diploma or above
  • Preferably with 3-5 years of In-flight catering experience or experience in a high-volume food service environment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Chinese word processing)
  • Good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • 5 days work week with regular shifting (Holidays can be applied on both weekdays and weekends)
  • Immediate availability is preferred

Employee Benefits

  • 5-day work
  • Public Holiday
  • 13th Month Salary
  • Medical Insurance
  • Transportation Allowance
  • Paid Annual Leave
  • Staff Purchase Discount

We offer competitive remuneration package to the right candidate.

Interested parties please submit your application detailing work experience, qualifications, availability, present and expected salary package to: Human Resources Manager, Gate Gourmet Hong Kong Limited, 10 Catering Road West, Hong Kong International Airport or email to

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Outlying Islands / Chek Lap Kok
  • Dental Insurance
  • Double Pay
  • Education Allowance
  • Five-Day Work
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Medical Insurance
  • Paternity Leave
  • Staff Discount
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