Job: Food and Beverage Manager

Food and Beverage Manager
£27000 - £29000 per annum
Food & Beverage Manager - Stunning contemporary hotel!!

Cumbria, near Carlisle

Up to £29k +

We are looking for an excellent candidate to take the lead of the Food & Beverage department for a fantastic new exciting and contemporary hotel!

As F&B Manager you will oversee 2 restaurants, the first a casual dining concept/relaxed bar/lounge and the second, a more formal, A la Carte contemporary restaurant.

This is a very exciting new venue and the successful candidate will need to have strong experience of managing a high volume, yet quality restaurant, have a fresh outlook, and a great enthusiasm and energy about them.

The role:
• To manage and oversee two restaurant concepts within a busy, yet quality contemporary venue
• Recruit, train, lead and motivate a large team and have the ability to develop your team to provide an exceptional quality and friendly service in a relaxed professional environment
• Strong organisation skills and high attention to detail
• Be financially astute, confident with GPs, stock controls and cost controls
• To work closely with the Head Chef and ensure excellent communication between the foh and boh teams working together to make the brand successful.

The candidate:

• You must have a strong background in a restaurant manager role, within a high volume, quality / contemporary venue.
* You will be a strong leader who is able to manage and motivate a large restaurant team
* Have high standards of service and guest satisfaction
• A real passion for training, ensuring the team deliver a professional and high quality service, with a good knowledge of food, wine and cocktails.
• Have strong financial understanding of the restaurant department and the impact it has on profitability, GPs, stock and cost controls
• Ability to recruit and develop a strong team that show passion and commitment.
• You will have exceptional customer service skills with the ability to develop key relationships with guests.
* Be able to show initiative, autonomy, leadership skills and have a real passion for your role
* Ability to bring fresh ideas to drive sales and develop your team.
* Have a great energy, enthusiasm and team ethos
* Cocktail knowledge and barista knowledge are highly desirable

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an exciting company at the start of its journey in a very exciting new venue, with opportunity for future progression.

SALARY: Up to £29,000

Please note only candidates with suitable experience will be contacted for this role.

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

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