Assistant Restaurant Manager

Kraft Recruitment
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Ref: NI1412

Job Title: Assistant Restaurant Manager

Salary: £20,000 - £24,000

Location: Royal Tunbridge Wells

I am currently recruiting for an experienced Assistant Restaurant Manager to complement the existing team at an up-market restaurant in Tunbridge Wells. This establishment has long been a market leader in the south of England, having sustained 3AA rosettes for 15 years & twice been awarded a Michelin Star.

Job benefits:

  • Salary up to £24,000
  • Uniform
  • Paid holiday
  • Experience in an award-winning restaurant

As Assistant Restaurant Manager, you will be answerable directly to the Restaurant Manager. You will be expected to not only support your manager on a daily basis, but also be responsible for upholding the standards of the Front of House. In the absence of the Restaurant Manager you will assume full responsibility for the Front of House. You will be expected to uphold the standards as set out by your manager.

Key skills required:

  • Previous experience within a supervisory role
  • Exceptional levels of customers service
  • Dynamic and ambitious
  • Strong leadership and mentoring ability
  • Ability to use initiative and to work under pressure to a very high standard
  • Loyalty and integrity
  • Understanding of financial aspects of the business
  • Completing weekly training sessions with front of house staff
  • Managing front of house staff
  • Assisting with suppliers
  • Strong product knowledge
  • Keen eye for detail and standards
  • Above all a drive and passion to progress and succeed

This role is a full-time position with a potential immediate start date subject to interview and references. Ideally suited to an existing manager seeking to progress up to the highest level of Hospitality or a strong supervisor looking to take the next step in their career.