Your New Employer
Located within Leeds, this wet lead pub is busy and popular late night destination and has become a staple within the Leeds drinking Scene. Offering a well-stocked bar, selling a variety beers, wines and spirits, guests are able to get their favourite drink provided for by their highly skilled and well trained bartenders. This is a fantastic opportunity for an established General Manager to join a well know, established and growing group.
Your New Job
Taking ownership of business you will be the driving force within the organisation and will push the existing team headfirst into the new and exciting stage of the venues history.
As General Manager you will work to build up the business through increased wet sales, venue footfall and introduce revenue generating ideas to help return the organisation to the forefront of the Leeds drinking scene. As such, you should be someone who is entrepreneurial and can think outside the box, bringing fresh ideas and innovative ways of working and marketing to the organisation which will drive awareness of the business and develop it further. An effective communicator on all levels; to customers and colleagues alike, you will be an approachable and dynamic leader who possesses the ability to get your new team behind you with a clear and consistent communication style. You will be someone others look up to, and you believe in developing others.
Your Experience & Our Requirements
As General Manager, you will be organised and efficient with the ability to follow direction in line with company standards and procedures. You will consider yourself commercially aware and confident working with elements of stock control and staff training being the dependable presence with the ability to build a strong working ethos and drive the sales above expectations.
Punctual and a fantastic host who will lead by example, you will oversee the day to day running of this busy wet lead organisation, with a good appreciation of all aspects of Profit and Loss management, budgeting, forecasting and financial acumen within a similar environment. You will understand how to manage a drinks-led business with a good understanding of a food-led site with the idea to introduce a new menu in the future. You will possess fantastic sales skills and enjoy the challenging of surpassing targets. We may consider applications from highly-experienced Deputy General Managers / Assistant General Managers who are genuinely ready to take the next step. You will be a talented, passionate individual with comparable experience within a pub environment. Processing a passion for customer service and high service standards you will be highly organised, with a keen eye for detail and an outstanding ability to work well with and lead your team.
You will have exceptional operational skills, previous experience producing weekly rotas, be willing to absorb, develop and improve your own skills, whilst having the ability to progress and engage others around you. Always focused and positive with a fun-loving attitude, you will have a great character and enjoy the culture that the hospitality industry offers.
Your Future As The Successful Candidate
Working with successful and highly regarded organisation as General Manager you will receive a competitive salary of between £30,000 - £33,000 per annum, good holiday allowance and the chance to be part of a growing bar group which offers progression and development. The opportunity also offers live in accommodation to the successful candidate.
As a recruitment specialist with over a decade experience locally I work closely with each Client and Candidate to understand each of their needs. Should this role not fit your criteria as a Candidate, however you are seeking a new opportunity, please do not hesitate to get in touch for a thorough and confidential discussion on future roles and opportunities