Commercial Manager - Restaurants, Bars and Casual Dining

19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

SSP UK is looking for a Commercial Brand Manager to join our Casual Dining team - working on a range of independently styled restaurants and bars in Airports and stations across the UK. As Commercial Brand Manager, you'll be working to ensure that the restaurants and bars are growing their sales and profitability through great branding, menu development and product development.

Our Commercial Brand Managers work hard to ensure that our restaurants, bars and pubs offer our guests a great experience as they travel.

SSP Group Plc is a world-wide retail catering company with operations in 32 countries and employing over 30,000 people. In the UK, we operate well known branded restaurants, pubs, bars, cafés and convenience stores in airports and train stations.

The Role

As Commercial Manager for our restaurants and bars, you'll be leading on projects to drive overall profitability and sales growth within the category. This would include all commercial proposals for the sites you look after, from pricing reviews to product development to range reviews. You will be involved in the full marketing mix, with support from our category management, NPD and Creative teams.

You'll be creating and managing a calendar of seasonal activity across your restaurants and pubs, responding to localised activity and challenges, whilst making sure that we continue to drive footfall into our sites.

The Benefits

In return for your skills and experience, we offer competitive salary of up to £40,000 and benefits package including: healthcare, season ticket loan, great holiday entitlement, life insurance, great training and learning and development opportunities as well a discount scheme involving lots of high street retailers