Assistant Retail Manager

Up to ??22,500
10 Apr 2019
08 May 2019
Miss Laura Glover
Job Function
General Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for an experienced Assistant Retail Manager to help to manage our Retail and restaurant??catering operation @ Bristol Zoo Gardens. Guest service and excellent food are our focus so a passion for these areas is a must.

Working for Levy Restaurants UK you will responsible supporting the Catering Retail Manager in ??the day to day running of the department which consists of the 300 seat assisted service Hide Restaurant and up to 5 different smaller catering outlets.

You will report into the Retail Catering Manager and be responsible for directly managing a team that consists of??2 Supervisors and up to 20 team members.

Package description

Up to ??22,500??

5 out of 7 days - 45 hours per week

Very few evenings required

Meals on duty

Fantastic opportunity with clear progression and development!

Main responsibilities

  • To manage the day to day operations of the department??

  • Responsible for FOH service, standards & operation??

  • To effectively manage??key KPIs,??

  • To work together with the kitchen brigade to ensure allergens and specific dietary training

  • To be the focal point for frontline training

  • Work as part of a larger retail management team, contributing to overall Retail performance

  • To be an identifiable leader within the Retail team

Ideal candidate

  • To have passion and flare in doing what they enjoy

  • Attention to detail and delivering of events at the highest standards

  • A self-driven individual, with a proactive and positive approach to change and the ability to use their own initiative at all times

  • Good at decision making and confident in exercising correct judgments

  • Strong communication skills and team work ethic

  • Be willing to learn and develop as an individual with a passion to work within the events industry in the future with clear personal development goals

  • Ability to prioritise different tasks and requests coupled with proven organisation skills

  • A passion for driving change and improvement in all areas of the department

About the company

Levy Restaurants UK is the sports, leisure and hospitality sector of Compass Group UK& I and British partner to Levy Restaurants US. A hospitality market leader, Levy Restaurants provides individual character to each of its clients including Twickenham Experience, Tom???s Kitchen at Somerset House and The O2, through focusing on delicious food, great atmosphere and legendary service.