Deputy Manager, Premium Bar & Restaurant Operator

Ellis Mack Recruitment
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Role: Deputy Manager. Bar, Restaurant with Rooms

Location: Edinburgh, City

Package: £27,000 - 32,000 + bonus, benefits

Ellis Mack Recruitment is working with a high-end, multi-site Restaurant and Bar operator looking to recruit an experienced, highly polished, hands-on Deputy Manager for one of its prestigous Edinburgh City Center businesses.

This business is a quality focused, busy Operation with strong Bar, Restaurant and Room revenue streams - This operation also hosts a variety of events so experience delivering both Wet, Late Night and Food / Events would be ideal

Responsibilities include:

Managing a large team of bar tenders / hosts / servers and security to deliver consistent and continuous high quality guest experience.

HR responsibilities including recruitment, proactive training and development of staff.

Daily Stock Control and full weekly audit.

Daily and weekly reconciliation of sales/ end of week/ payroll.

Achieving GP% and wage% targets for your Department through effective controls and management.

Supporting the GM with full financial accountability for the performance of the business.

Events and Entertainment programming involved in the design and implementation of annual calendar of activity internal events / night and working with external promoters / third party Events.

Business Development

The ideal candidate will:

Possess a passion and knowledge for food and drink.

Have a detailed knowledge and understanding of cocktails, wines and champagnes.

Be commercially astute and see the operation in commercial terms.

Be driven and focussed on first class standards across every aspect of the operation.

Have shown loyalty and longevity throughout their career and be able to provide up to date references for validation.

Have excellent planning and organisational skills.

Have excellent personal presentation and be consummately professional at all times.

Career development opportunities and personal development within this organisation add to the attractiveness of this opportunity.

All the companys portfolio of businesses are high-end, quality operations.

To apply for this role please email your CV to

REF: SW595

Ellis Mack Recruitment is operating as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy.