Maitre’d/Assistant Manager - Amazing Operation, South East London

Renard Resources
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Maitre’d/Assistant Manager - Amazing Operation, South East London

Competitive Salary

We are recruiting for a charismatic Maitre’d/Assistant Manager for this fabulous Restaurant based in South East London. The Maitre’d/Assistant Manager must have a passion for service, particularly knowledgeable within the hospitality field. We are looking for a real "people person" that will naturally engage with customers and will also be a great leader for the team.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be experience with the role in a similar environment for at least 2 years
  • Have bags of personality
  • Be able to work under pressure
  • Manage a team of people
  • Be knowledgeable with food and drink service

The role requires someone who understands the hospitality business inside out, someone who’s commercially astute and financially aware.

The Maitre’d/Assistant Manager will:

  • Work alongside the General Manager
  • Maintain a smooth running of the service
  • Greet and escort guests with a professional and positive attitude, building a long term relationship
  • Oversea the flow of guests within the restaurant
  • Maintain a good control of the service, helping the team on handling guests’ queries in a polite and professional manner
  • Manage the reception team, training and inspiring them to deliver the higher standard of customer service
  • Be responsible of closing, cashing up, staff rota, holiday request and generic administration
  • Maintain ambience of restaurant - lighting, music, cleanliness, hygiene
  • Oversea and pro-actively deal with guest queries and complaints
  • Checking and dealing with guests Special Occasion arrangements
  • Guarantee the team will be up to company standards
  • Assist with Recruitment
  • Have great eyes for details

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic team. If you are on a look out for the right move, send your cv now.