General Manager - Restaurant - Metrocentre

C2 Recruitment
Newcastle upon Tyne
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

General Manager - Vibrant Branded Restaurant

Newcastle upon Tyne

From £31,000 per annum + bonus

My client, a well-established branded restaurant chain, is looking for a General Manager for their fantastic restaurant in the Metrocentre, Newcastle. This exciting brand offers a variety of fresh dishes cooked to order that attract a wide and loyal customer base; providing a vibrant dining experience across their expanding restaurant portfolio.

The ideal candidate will have experience as a General Manager within a high-volume, branded environment and a proven track record of delivering strong sales. You will need to be motivated, enthusiastic and have a real passion for people in addition to great team leadership and development skills.

Key duties:

  • Makes sure all core operating standards on service, food quality, hygiene, food safety, health + safety are consistently maintained and delivered.
  • Recruit, train and retain the best talent. Always coach and train the team to deliver positive experiences for guests and to take full advantage of all commercial up selling opportunities.
  • Achieve and exceed budgets, audit scores and sales targets, taking full responsibility for the financial performance of the restaurant.
  • Develop deep succession in the team, always talent spotting managers of the future.
  • Create a team culture where guests are valued, where they receive memorable levels of service and value for money and leave excited at the prospect of returning. Deal effectively with customer queries/complaints.
  • Take an active role in running the kitchen, partnering with the head chef to offer coaching and support. Understand challenges and offer solutions and improvement initiatives.

In return you will be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package, plenty of career progression opportunities and the freedom to express yourself and let your personality shine.

If this role sounds like it could be the next move in your career and you have the experience that we are looking for, then please apply with a copy of your CV and covering letter.

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