Assistant Coffee Shop Manager - £17k-£20k

Blue Arrow Catering Southampton
£17000 to £20000 per annum
03 Dec 2017
03 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Assistant Coffee Shop Manager – Southampton - £17k-£20k

Our client is a modern coffee shop based in the centre of Southampton which is part of a charity. They sell coffees, sandwiches and cakes. They are looking for an Assistant Manager to assist in the management of the business. There are great opportunities for progression as they are looking to expand the business and open other coffee shops locally next year. They are looking for someone who is experienced at least to Supervisor level in a hospitality business. The successful candidate will work day-time hours, 40 hours per week over 5 days. The coffee shop is open Monday to Saturday between the hours of 8am and 6pm.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Hands on management of the Coffee Shop
  • Serve customers and provide a welcoming atmosphere
  • Deal with stock management of food and beverages, to include waste management
  • Forecasting and budgeting
  • Help with ideas to drive the business forward
  • Ensure profitability of the cafe and working to set budgets

Candidate Requirements:

  • Experience at Supervisor level in a quality food led operation
  • Barista trained
  • Understanding of stock management
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Good understanding of food and efficient service
  • Sound financial and commercial acumen
  • Dedicated to and passionate about the hospitality industry
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

The Reward:

  • Salary of £17,000 - £20,000
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Generous pension scheme

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