Front of House Manager - up to £27K - live-in available

Select Appointments
06 May 2017
05 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

At Select Norwich we are currently recruiting for a passionate and driven Front of House Manager on behalf of our client, a high-end fresh food Gastro Pub based in Woodbridge. With a strong team within the kitchen, the client is now looking for an experienced Front of House Manager to lead the team. The successful candidate will hit the ground running, with an eagerness to boost the profile of the establishment.

The Role

  • The Front of House manager must motivate the team, ensuring exceptional standards of customer service are consistently maintained
  • Take an active role in every aspect of the business, with a strong commitment to it's success and growth
  • Manage and communicate effectively with the front of house team on a daily basis, liaising with the kitchen and ensuring service always runs smoothly
  • Take responsibility for all operations within the restaurant: produce rotas, organise holiday cover, ensure stock levels are always maintained, be responsible for orders, deal with all enquiries and reservations, manage and train staff
  • Ensure the high standards are met in every instance and that every customer has an exceptional experience

Experience and Skills required

  • Must have experience within a similar fresh food, Gastro pub style establishment in a managerial role
  • Excellent communicator
  • A good understanding of wines is preferred
  • Ideal Front of House Manager will hold a personal licence, however this is not essential

Personal Characteristics

  • Front of House manager must be personable, friendly and welcoming with a strong focus on customer satisfaction
  • Motivated, driven and pro-active
  • Hard working and enthusiastic
  • Must be a confident leader
  • Creative thinker
  • Attention to detail
  • Professional and presentable at all times

Salary and Benefits

  • £24-27K (depending on experience)
  • + Generous tips
  • Excellent bonus structure based on performance
  • Live-in available with own garden area
  • Excellent opportunity for progression within the business

To apply for this position, please submit your CV via this website. For further information please contact Lily Walker on at our Norwich office.