Cafe Manager

Location
Swindon
Salary
Up to £22k dependant on experience
Posted
23 Feb 2017
Closes
23 Mar 2017
Ref
compass/TP/301050/30317/CP
Contact
Ms Caroline Pearson
Job Function
Catering Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you passionate about customer service? Do you thrive in a food retail environment?

Currently seeking a Cafe/Coffee Shop Manager to oversee one of our well known in-store cafes in the Swindon area

Package description

Compass Group UK & Ireland offers excellent career and development opportunities, as an organisation that's proud of its great people, we believe in the opportunity to recognise and develop great talent. That's why we offer a number of courses and qualifications for our talented Managers. For our future stars, we have The Academy and Accelerate programmes which will equip you for a career in Catering Management. For established managers, we have our Evolve programme which will hone your existing skills and add to your managerial capabilities. We’re also Edexcel approved, so you can be sure you are getting the best training available to you. So whether you are a Future Star with big aspirations or an established High Performer with a proven track record - there is a development plan for you. If this isn’t enough, we offer a competitive salary, pension scheme and life assurance, sick pay, and company discounts. And because life isn't only about work, we offer a good annual leave entitlement too.

Main responsibilities

The Cafe is open 7 days a week. As the Cafe Manager you need to be commercially aware, with the presence and personality to influence the day-to-day business, you'll maximise the performance of your team. Leading by example and setting high standards, you'll enhance sales and provide our customers with great service

Ideal candidate
  • Previous management experience
  • Would consider an strong Assistant Manager looking for their first Unit management role
  • Ideally have a branded retail food background
  • Retail and commercial skills are a must
  • Financial awareness to complete weekly business returns
  • Motivated to deliver consistent high standards of food and service quality
  • Friendly and approachable, with the management skills to develop and manage a team
  • A 'can-do' attitude
  • Computer literate
About the company

Instore provides restaurant and cafe food services for many of the UK's most respected and loved retail brands, creating a unique market approach for every client. As part of Compass Group UK and Ireland we offer a specialist retails service, with the backing of one of the world's most successful catering service and hospitality businesses.

Our Company vision is Great People, Great Service, Great Results and we believe your contribution is crucial to the success of the business. To achieve our vision we live by the values of Integrity, Team work, Passion, Can-Do and Responsibility.