Assistant Manager - Woodlands Edge, Ockendon

Up to 22000 UKP per year
25 Apr 2017
23 May 2017
Natalie Minshall
Business Sector
Full Time
Job Function

Are you an Assistant Manager or experienced Supervisor/Team Leader looking for an exciting new challenge? We have an excellent Assistant Manager opportunity at the Woodlands Edge, Ockendon.

The Woodlands Edge has a strong community backing and plenty of regulars. Plenty of plans to increase standing in the community are waiting to be made. There's a strong food trade which increases with the wet led side of the business. Although it’s not the biggest pull, sport plays a big part of the weekend. Sunday lunch is always busy. You need a flexible management style with zoned eating and drinking you meet many different types at the same time

The Business

Central high street location, offers a varied business mix from tourist lunches to social gatherings and vibrant late evening trade. The pub is now a wet bar but food is still a prominent offering particularly at weekends. The pub can seat 90 inside and 90 in the garden. We do not have function facilities. The pub has live music on a Friday, a DJ on Saturday evening and a popular local quiz on Sunday evening. This is a Sky sports pub.

Average weekly turnover: £11,000
Split Wet/Food: 80/20
Live-In Accommodation: one bed, living room kitchen bathroom

About Local Pubs

This business trades as a Meet & Eat in the Local Pubs division. The Local Pubs division is an integral part of Greene King and it is currently our largest and fastest growing business. With approximately 500 sites across the UK, our Local Pubs operate a range of concepts and offers, including Meet & Eat, Flame Grill, High Street and Premium. From heart-of-the-community, traditional locals, to lively, contemporary, high-street venues, we really have something to suit everyone.

Meet & Eat

'Meet & Eat' pubs are clearly defined by a value-for-money, competitive-price offer in a respectable, safe environment. The pubs are welcoming, family friendly and inclusive to everyone in the community. Regular weekly activity is important - including entertainment, sports and food & drink offers. There is always something going on. Our 'Meet & Eat' customers expect familiarity, certainty and comfort.

Role & Responsibilities

As an Assistant Manager you will support the General Manager with all aspects of the successful management of the business.

With fantastic people skills, you will have the ability to lead from the front, to inspire and motivate your team. You will enjoy building close links with and engaging your local community and will be able to assist with the development and delivery of regular weekly activities including sports teams, quizzes and other entertainment

You will need to be genuinely passionate about customer service and hospitality and will have the ability to help with ensuring high standards across the business. With the desire to excel, succeed and win, you will assist in driving business to achieve excellent sales and profit growth.

Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity - apply now!