SS-2971 - General Manager - Award Winning Gastropub
General Manager - Award winning venue - contemporary fresh food led freehouse.
Location: The Cotswolds
The Venue: 17th century food led free house with rooms, indulgent, luxurious with a touch of shabby chic. Representing farm-to-table dining, using ingredients grown and sourced locally. The restaurant is popular with both guests and locals who enjoy the inn’s distinct atmosphere. Diners of all ages can enjoy an a la carte menu, pub classics, elegant sharing boards and lunchtime sandwiches or on Sunday a superb traditional Sunday roast with a menu that changes each week.The venue hosts 2 bars with over 100 gins, numerous guest ales and a huge selection of choice. The venue thinks outside the box.
The Role: Due to natural progression we are looking for a general manager.
A hands on person happy to work on the front line and lead the venue from the front. This is an operational floor based role, we are looking for a general manager who can lead the venue, this includes management and delegation for smooth running of day to day service.
More than that it includes ongoing training plans are rolled out to ensure the team continue to work at the highest standards. This person needs to be a really strong people leader with a proven record of staff retention.
- Proven record of pushing sales forward with good cost and wage controls and the ability to create and work to a budget
- A great time manager
- Strong cocktail, wine, beer and spirit knowledge
- Great staff training schemes must be a key part of your approach
- Must be hands on, fun loving and create a positive forward thinking environment.
- Must have previous experience with high end fresh food led operations
Working with the independent owner/s you'll deliver their long term development plans and objectives but will have the autonomy to implement your own decisions and ideas to develop the business with the assumption that they meet the overall business model in place.
In Return: In return for taking on the responsibility of developing this clients venue, continuing to build their already brilliant reputation you will be rewarded with an exceptional salary plus other benefits. For more information and a prospectus on the property please submit your CV.