General Manager - White Hart, Gosport

Up to 34000 UKP per year
03 May 2017
31 May 2017
Ms Natalie Minshall
Business Sector
Full Time
Job Function
We have an excellent General Manager opportunity available at ...

The Business

The White Hart is a well run, good performing business situated in the town of Gosport, less than 5 minutes drive from the coast. With a bus stop situated out the side of the pub, Waitrose 2 minutes walk and various other business' in the area, the White Hart is close to a foot passenger ferry which goes directly to Portsmouth harbour railway station, the historic dockyard, Spinnaker Tower and Gunwharf Quays shopping centre. The White Hart enjoys a large bar area with zoned areas lending themselves to eating, drinking and sports. We're a very sports dependent business with good food trade, an enclosed garden and potential for external seating to the front..

A like for like business that has been well run and well looked after, strong management is required on weekend evenings, with lots of chimney pots in the area there are lots of opportunities to grow custom. The White Hart is truly the best pub in the area and needs management that can continue with the great work done here.

Average weekly turnover: £13k
Split Wet/Food:79/21
Live-In Manager’s Accommodation: 4 Bedroom Flat, bathroom, kitchen and office in the pub. Separate assistant managers flat.

About Local Pubs

This business trades as a Meet & Eat business 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 General Manager you will have overall responsibility for all aspects of the successful management of the business. With fantastic people skills, you will have the ability to lead from the front, motivate and develop your team. You will enjoy building close links with and engaging your local community and will be able to develop and deliver 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 ensure high standards across your business. With the desire to excel, succeed and win, you will have a proven track-record in driving business to achieve excellent sales and profit growth.

What we can offer you

Competitive Salary & Bonus Scheme
Pension Scheme
Private Medical Cover
Share-Save Scheme
Childcare Vouchers
33% Greene King Discount Card (for all managed pubs including Local Pubs and brands such as Hungry Horse, Eating Inn, Old English Inns and Loch Fyne)
High-Street Retail Vouchers and Shopping Discounts – saving you money
Excellent Training and Career Progression opportunities across a range of impressive brands and businesses

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