Assistant Manager Burger King Luton Airport Up to £24,000

15 Mar 2017
14 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Company
SSP is the leading dedicated operator of food and beverage brands in travel locations worldwide, across 29 countries employing c30,000 people. We have a long heritage in food and travel, with over 60 years experience in the industry. All our operations feature a mix of food and beverage brands tailored specifically for each location, covering quick service, coffee and bakery brands, casual dining bars and restaurants and retail.

The Role
We are looking for an Assistant Manager for our franchised Burger King, in one of the biggest brands in the UK based at Luton Airport.

As an Assistant Manager - You will use your previous experience to provide crucial support to the Unit Manager, managing the daily operation of a busy 'quick service' operation. You will be responsible for every aspect affecting the P&L - driving sales and controlling costs, whilst upholding the outstanding levels of customer service and operational standards for which Burger King is internationally renowned. You will be managing a team of 30 direct reports, coaching, mentoring and motivating them to develop their skills and provide exceptional levels of service. Also you will be passionately ensuring the quality of products served to our customers exceeds their expectations and meets strict 'brand' standards, carrying out various checks and audits of your processes and procedures.

"Please note all successful candidates are required to provide a full 5-year reference history and undergo a Criminal Record Check to comply with Airport Security regulations"

The Details
To be successful in this role of Assistant Manager- you will need to have * previous experience of managing a diverse team of people in a high-volume, fast-paced, quick service restaurant (or similar) environment. * Knowledge of the standards and structured processes required to work within a globally recognised brand. * An awareness and previous experience of the financial controls required when running a unit - cost control and P&L reviews. * Proven experience in coaching and developing your team to deliver against financial and operational targets. * A passion for delivering great customer service and exceeding expectations. * BMT/Foundation trained

The Benefits
You'll receive a competitive salary up to £24,000 per annum plus a bonus incentive, up to 15% of your salary. 28 days holiday, company pension, staff car park or monthly bus and train travel discounts, discounts off SSP Food brands and numerous other retailers, child care vouchers, cycle to work scheme and lots of opportunities to develop your career in to different brands or more senior management