Unit Manager- Aberystwyth

Competative+Bonus+company Benefits +free parking
07 Nov 2017
05 Dec 2017
Mrs Hannah Bassett
Job Function
Food & Beverage
Contract Type
Full Time

Unit Manager (Coffee shop/Deli/Store)


Monday-Friday (occasional weekends)

Salary. C£19K DOE

Free Parking

As part of our exciting period of growth and transformation we are currently recruiting for a Unit Manager to join our hospitality team in Aberystwyth.

You will be based at Bronglais General Hospital, Aberystwythand will be responsible for overseeing the unit and a small long standing team.

As an Assistant Manager you will be an ambassador for the Compass brand standards and ensure that the customer is always at the heart of everything we do, but when it comes to creating unbeatable experiences, there's plenty of room to let your personality flow.

Championing the Compass culture, you'll assist in putting your team, customers and community first and make it your mission to get to know them, understand what makes them tick and perform the little, big and medium-sized acts that leave everyone smiling.

What is on offer?

A highly competitive salary & benefits, a supportive team, a company that embraces new ideas and a training and development culture. You will be encouraged to be the best you can be in this role and given all of the tools and training to step up into a Store Manager role whenever ready.

  • Monday to Friday ( occasional weekends)
  • Salary c. £19,000 DOE
  • 40 hours per week
  • Excellent training and development schemes
  • High street and online retail discounts
  • Up to 55% off cinema tickets
  • Free Car Parking
Main responsibilities

We are looking for a talented, enthusiastic and experienced Unit Manager to assist in managing a motivated, trained team with the appropriate skills to deliver a profitable store and ensure all budget targets and KPI’s are not just achieved, but exceeded. Ambitious and commercially aware, with the presence and personality to influence the day to day business, you'll maximise your performance as well as the teams in the manager's absence. Leading by example and setting high standards, you'll enhance sales and provide our customers with great service.

As a Unit Manager, you ensure the success of the Unit within the hospital. You will be responsible for the team, across the 7-day operation, to achieve forecasted sales.

Ideal candidate
  • Experience in a retail/food assistant management role
  • Strong people management skills
  • Sound knowledge of Hygiene, Health & Safety is advantageous
  • Standards and quality driven management style
  • Motivated by a passion for quality and great service delivery
  • Interpersonal, administrative and organisational skills
  • Financial and commercial acumen
  • Computer literate
  • A 'Can do' attitude
  • A passionate team leader ethos

If you are a successful Unit Manager looking for a store with a clear career path ahead or a successful Assistant Manager/Supervisor looking for a step up then we want to hear from you.

Experience in hospitality is essential for this role however coffee experience is desirable.

For more information about this role or about working for Compass Group in general, please contact Hannah Bassett- hannah.bassett@compass-group.co.uk

About the company

Healthcare Retail, part of Medirest, is passionate at delivering excellent products, standards and customer service to patients, staff and visitors in over 50 NHS hospitals around the UK through convenience and catering retail formats.  The portfolio comprises of a number of high street brand franchises including Costa Coffee and M&S Simply Food as well as a selection of in house brands.