Deputy General Manager
Job Title: Deputy General Manager
Salary: £21k to £22k per annum
Closing Date: 18th February 2018
The organisation has an opening for a Retail & Catering Supervisor to join its team.
They operate three attractions in Hastings; Smugglers Adventure and Hastings Castle that are steeped in history dating back to 1066. Their third attraction, Blue Reef Aquarium is situated on the seafront, in the historic Old Town of Hastings. Blue Reef has an array of spectacular 'underwater gardens'.
As Deputy General Manager you primary focus will be to support the Cluster Manager in all aspects of managing the 3 attractions that make up Discover Hastings. You will be hands on in the daily operations and managing and motivating a small team across multiple departments.
You will drive commercial performance of the secondary revenue streams maximising sales and controlling costs.
This is a dual role where your duties will be equally placed both Front of House as they are in the Back Office as you will be required to write reports and submit figures to Head Office on a daily basis.
A previous supervisory/managerial role in the leisure and tourism industry is desirable; the successful candidate should also have the ability to develop themselves and their team within this role.
You will have excellent communication and organisational skills, enjoy challenging situations and able to create a positive and innovative working atmosphere.
You will be great at managing demanding and changing priorities and ideally have experience of working to budgets, controlling costs and preparing rota's across multi sites. You will possess excellent administration and computer skills, in particularly Excel.
Please click on the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter for this role. Your covering letter WILL be used as a sifting mechanism so make sure it stands out from the crowd!
Candidates with experience of; Assistant Manager, Assistant Floor Manager, , Deputy Manager, Assistant Sales Manager, Assistant Customer Service Manager, Assistant General Manager, Assistant Business Manager, Customer Service Team Leader, Customer Manager, Deputy House Manager, Deputy Business Manager will also be considered for this role.