Restaurant Manager

32000.00 - 34000.00 GBP Annual
27 Jul 2018
15 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Restaurant Manager

Salary: GBP32K to GBP34K

Contract: Permanent

If you are fanatical about food and can create magical moments for staff and customers alike, then you could be the new manager of a 2 AA Rosette, flagship restaurant.

You'll be leading and inspiring the team of 15 brilliant staff, making sure that every one of their 80 covers has fabulous food and superstar service.

What do you need to be successful?

* It is essential that you have previous experience in a service driven busy restaurant environment.
* You live and breathe standards and service consistency and you are passionate about training and development
* You are passionate about inspiring your team to deliver to perfection
* You will love a challenge and be keen to make a real difference
* You'll be a team player and an inspirational leader.
* You have a great mix of service delivery and commercial acumen - spotting great revenue opportunities and controlling costs
* Strong knowledge of food, wines and spirits
* Educated to a good standard, you will ideally hold a Hospitality qualification and you're your Health and safety and/or Basic food hygiene certificate

Key responsibilities

* To set, maintain and monitor the food and beverage standards in terms of presentation and service ensuring consistency and quality whilst keeping an eye on costs.
* To create and deliver an amazing customer experience in line with the restaurants identity
* To manage all costs (Food, Beverage and Breakage) and recommend / implement measures to control them.
* To plan staff levels to meet business needs with the Assistant Manager, ensuring we have the right team structure in place
* To produce management reports / information as required and manage monthly financial budgeting and forecasting for the Restaurant
* To lead by example, offering excellent levels of service and professionalism, and to help the team develop their skills and their longer-term careers
* To foster an environment where ideas for improvements to products, processes and service are welcomed and encouraged.
* To manage the team in a way that embraces a sense of fun and a focus to deliver the very best.
* To ensure that there is clear communication within the team and across the wider Estate
* To take full responsibility for recruiting the best team possible, through advertising and using talent cards.
* To establish, build and maintain amazing relationships with all customers, ensuring the team handle
* To ensure compliance with applicable liquor laws, hotel rules and restaurant limitations.
* To act as an ambassador for the Goodwood brand at all times and to ensure Group values are upheld to both external and internal contacts, through appropriate behaviour and performance.
* To undertake any other duties as requested by the Senior Management team, in accordance with the scope and responsibilities of the role.

What you'll get

* The opportunity to earn up to an extra month's salary under their bonus scheme
* Free gym membership and a Health Cash Plan
* Free event tickets

For more information, please contact Sharon at Kiwi Recruitment on (Apply online only)