Job: Duty Manager - Stylish Restaurant & Bar Operation (Colne)

Duty Manager - Stylish Restaurant & Bar Operation (Colne)
£20000 - £22000 per annum
Duty Manager - Stylish Restaurant & Bar Operation (IMMEDIATE START!)
Location: Colne, Lancashire
Salary: £20,000-22,000 (Plus fantastic benefits)

** You MUST drive, have a car and have a minimum of 3+ years current experience as an Assistant Manager or Duty Manager in a stylish, high-volume restaurant and bar operation! **

Our client, a stunning, stylish, yet relaxed restaurant and bar operation is looking for a highly experienced, hands-on Duty Manager to assist in the running of their operation. Serving an array of sumptuous dishes made from locally sourced produce, the operation is popular with all ages and serves not only the local area, but clients coming from far and wide to sample their delicious menu and array of quality drinks.

With exciting expansion plans quickly taking shape, this opportunity will also open the door to huge progression opportunities! Also, with it being a busy high volume operation set to get even busier, we are looking for a strong Duty Managers for this role.

The successful Duty Manager will need to be a real personality, excellent with clients, a real hands on manager and be the face of the venue building a great rapport with the clientele. You will also need to be confident and have experience managing a large team, as this is a busy venue with a large staff base, full time and part time staff. The role will also include writing rotas, controlling labour costs, some financial planning as well as ordering stock and ensuring service standards are at the highest level.

The successful Duty Manager will run the entire restaurant operation as if it were their own, be able to drive sales, propose ideas to implement into the business and work with the kitchen team to drive the food sales; all whilst leading from the front. The role has a great deal of scope and the successful manager will have a great opportunity to push themselves and the business further, develop their career and be rewarded for their success.

* You will be happy to work evenings and weekends where necessary

Required Experience

* Solid experience as a Duty Manager in a high volume, stylish restaurant environment
* Strong financial acumen - GPs, stock controls and Wage %
* Excellent leadership skills and be able to recruit, train, develop and manage a large team
* A great passion for and knowledge of food, drinks and the hospitality industry
* You must be energetic and passionate about the industry as well and having a good all round knowledge
* Experience of marketing and using social media (Twitter/Facebook) would be advantageous
* Experience of working in a quality environment providing a table service second to none
* Strong organisational and multitasking skills
* You must be a great host and front of house operator - smart and well-presented
* This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the North's best up and coming companies

£20,000-22,000. Plus fantastic benefits and progression opportunities.

In order to ensure your enquiry with regards to this position is dealt with quickly, please send in an up-to-date copy of your Curriculum Vitae in a Word Document format

Berkeley Scott is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.