Assistant Catering Manager

Compass Group
Royal Tunbridge Wells
13 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Due to exciting growth and transformation we currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Coffee Shop Manager or Assistant Manager who would like to move up the ladder, within The Range, retail store in Tunbridge Wells.

You will be passionate about providing the highest standard of customer service at all levels and lead by example in quality of work. You will be responsible for guiding and motivating your team and helping to drive and increase sales on site.

For the right Coffee Shop Manager we are offering a highly competitive salary & benefits, a supportive management system, a trained and enthusiastic team and the opportunity to work for a company that embraces new ideas and a training and development culture. Along with fantastic training and development machines to help you progress your career with Compass.

Package description
  • £20 000 - £22 000
  • Possibility of joining the Compass pension and share scheme
  • Great transport links
  • Free car parking
  • Opportunity to progress
  • Working for the largest contract catering company in the world
  • Training and development schemes

In store provides restaurant and cafe food services for many of the UK's most respected and loved retail brands, creating a unique market approach for every client. As part of Compass Group UK and Ireland we offer a specialist retails service, with the backing of one of the world's most successful catering service and hospitality businesses

Main responsibilities

As the Coffee Shop Manager you will lead and manage a motivated, trained team with the appropriate skills to deliver a profitable store and ensure all budget targets and KPI’s are not just achieved but exceeded. Ambitious and commercially aware, with the presence and personality to influence the day to day business, you'll maximise the performance of your team. Leading by example and setting high standards, you'll enhance sales and provide our customers with great service.

Ideal candidate
  • Previous management experience within a retail catering environment
  • Very commercially aware
  • Would consider an strong Assistant Manager looking for their first Unit management role
  • Retail and commercial skills are a must
  • A very hands on management style
  • Financial awareness to complete weekly business returns
  • Motivated to deliver consistent high standards of food and service quality
  • Friendly and approachable, with the management skills to develop and manage a team
  • Computer literate