General Manager - The Three Moorhens, Hitchin, Hertfordshire

Old English Inns
05 Oct 2016
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Vacancy - General Manager

GBP36k+ depending on experience and single/mgt couple)+ Bonus worth up to GBP100% of salary

Old English Inns have over 100 unique pubs and pub / hotels, set in rural locations and steeped in charm and character. With informal table service and beautiful settings, this is perfect for a manager who has come from a branded food operation background with a similar style food service.

The Business

The Three Moorhens is situated close to Hitchin Town Centre on a busy roundabout .The A1 is an approx. 5 minutes' drive .The business has had a substantial investment which has enhanced its original character .The site offers Carvery on a Sunday along with an established Golden Years menu throughout the week . The business consists of an open plan bar with a large garden and Patio area (approx. 300 covers ) there is also has a children's play Area , There are approx. 50 car parking spaces , The site caters to all ages ranging from Families to OAP's

Average weekly turnover: GBP17k
Split Wet/Food: 40 Wet/60 Dry

This Business would suit an experienced Management Couple /Manager who has a passion for delivering great service.

The successful applicants need to have the ability to lead and motivate a Team to consistently deliver Quality Brand Standards and grow the Business in a number of areas in a friendly and positive manner.

You should be able to demonstrate a track record of growing sales through networking in the local Area and having well planned activity to drive Sales.
The ability to increase customer visit frequency and sph are key.
A highly experienced GM to drive improvements and growth in a site
Enthusiastic, honest and hard working
Several years' experience in a branded food-led site
Committed to creating and developing a fantastic team
Customer focused
Constantly looking for ways to grow their business without compromising quality
A good track record in P+L management and ability to convert will also need to be demonstrated.
A hands on manager with excellent communication skills

Who we are

Old English Inns are a collection of some of England's historic pubs inns and hotels, steeped in history and loved for their warmth and hospitality. Whether taking time out in a pub or getting away to a hotel, we're sure you'll fall in love with our cosy bars, crooked walls and low beams.

Your experience with Old English Inns will be different every time: choose from over 100 pubs, inns and hotels in some of the most beautiful parts of the country across 24 counties. Discover old coaching inns, attractive town houses, thatched and timbered buildings, all individual in style, packed full of history, warm and welcoming - in market towns, countryside and seaside locations.

We've invested a great deal of time and efforts restoring many of our buildings to their former glory, while ensuring our facilities are firmly based in the 21st century. All of the charm of the past with the convenience of the present - a unique combination ensuring that every stay with us is different!

With informal table service and beautiful settings, this is perfect for a manager who has come from a branded food operation background with a similar style food service.

What we can offer you

Competitive Salary & Bonus Scheme
Pension Scheme
Private Medical Cover
Share-Save Scheme
Childcare Vouchers
33% Greene King Discount Card (for all managed pubs including Local Pubs and brands such as Hungry Horse, Eating Inn, Old English Inns and Loch Fyne)
High-Street Retail Vouchers and Shopping Discounts - saving you money
Excellent Training and Career Progression opportunities across a range of impressive brands and businesses

If you think you have what it takes, we'd love to hear from you.

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