Assistant Manager - East Midlands Airport

Posted 16 January by C2 Recruitment

Assistant Manager - Popular branded restaurant

East Midlands Airport

Up to £25,000 per annum + benefits

Our client is one of the UK's leading restaurant groups with a wide portfolio of brands, who are continuing to expand rapidly. To support them with their current success and future plans, we are currently looking for an Assistant Manager for their popular restaurant in East Midlands Airport. This high volume restaurant offers a wide range of dishes influenced by American and Italian cuisine in a vibrant dining environment and attracts a broad spectrum of clientele.

The ideal candidate will have experience as an Assistant or Deputy 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 responsibilities of the Assistant Manager will include:

  • Supporting the General Manager/Deputy Manager in all aspects of managing the restaurant and taking on full responsibility for the site in their absence
  • Taking a hands-on approach to the day to day running of the restaurant
  • Coaching and developing your team to be the best
  • Ensuring the highest levels of customer service at all times
  • Managing labour costs on your shifts
  • Cost-efficient stock control and ordering
  • Overseeing recruitment, appraisals, performance management and action plans alongside the General Manager
  • Ensuring that the restaurant provides a safe environment for both staff and customers

Applicants must be:

  • Flexible to work a variety of shift patterns, including early mornings
  • Able to provide employment references for the past 5 years, with no gaps in their employment
  • Able to pass a DBS and various airport security checks
  • Eligible to qualify for an airport pass
  • Fully eligible to work in the UK

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced, passionate and innovative Assistant Manager in a demanding environment. If you have the right skills and experience for this role, please apply with a copy of your CV and cover letter.

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Required skills

  • tgi fridays
  • pizza express
  • cote
  • trg
  • las iguanas
  • wagamama
  • chiquito
  • la tasca
  • zizzi
  • chimichanga
  • coast to coast
  • carluccios
  • ask
  • cdg
  • frankie and bennys
  • bella italia
  • cafe rouge
  • gbk
  • casual dining group
  • prezzo
  • busaba eathai
  • piccolino

Application questions

Can you prove your right to work in the UK?
Do you have a criminal record?
Do you have any employment gaps in the last 5 years?

Reference: 34237577

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