Store & Café Manager

11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Store & Café Manager
Instow, North Devon

About Us:

With two stores in North Devon, Johns is a delicatessen, café and grocery promoting everything that is great about the local community. We are based in the beautiful coastal towns of Instow and Appledore and have been operating as a family-run business since the 1920s.

We?re now seeking a Store & Café Manager to join our Instow team to help us continue our success of selling locally made, artisan produce and our event catering activities.

Your Rewards:

As well as working in our renowned business and some great staff discounts, in return for your hard work, you?ll receive:

- A salary of £23,500 - £24,500 depending on experience
- Paid holiday
- Free uniform
- Great training
- The chance to work within sight of the beach

Instow is a wonderful place to work and is easily accessible from Barnstaple, Bideford and all the surrounding towns and villages. During the summer months it is vibrant with tourists and always sunny whereas the colder months bring plenty of dog-walking locals and the chance to source amazing local ingredients and produce.

Whatever time of year it is, you?ll discover a supportive, friendly working environment and will gain an understanding of why we were named as UK Retailer of the Year in 2015 at the Farm Shop and Deli Awards.

Opportunities like this don?t come along every day, our current owner is the great-grandson of the original founder and so the right person is going to need real passion for what we do, for local produce and suppliers and for our customers.

Your Role:

As the Store & Café Manager, you?ll be taking the lead in our fun, friendly and award-winning deli/store/cafe based on the seafront in Instow.

You?ll lead by example, ensuring every customer feels valued and staff are inspired and motivated. Driving performance, you?ll ensure that goals and targets are achieved and business decision are measured and considered.

Additionally, your role will involve:

- Analysing and reporting on sales figures and margins
- Managing stock and staff rotas
- Ensuring any HR-related matters are handled in a professional manner

About You:

To be considered as our Store & Café Manager, you will need:

- Management experience gained within the catering and hospitality sector
- A good head for numbers and an in-depth understanding of P&L and sales margin
- A Level 2 Food Hygiene certificate

Any retail experience would be beneficial to your application.

We are interested in hearing from candidates who have held the role of Store & Café Manager, Deli Manager, Restaurant Manager, Bar Manager, Fresh Produce Retail Manager, Kitchen Manager, or Front of House Manager.

We would also be keen to hear from you if you have been a Head Waiter, Maître D?, Pub & Restaurant Manager, Food & Beverage Manager, Delicatessen Manager, Farm Shop Manager, or Grocer.

Please note, the closing date for applications is the 6th February 2018.

Webrecruit and Johns are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

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