Deputy General Manager - Retail, Catering and Hospitality

Gaydon, Warwickshire
Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience
17 May 2019
14 Jun 2019
Miss Laura Glover
Retail jobs
Job Function
General Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Deputy General Manager to join the team at one of our busy units in Gaydon, Warwickshire.

For the right DeputyGeneral Manager, we are offering a highly competitive salary & benefits, a supportive management system, a trained and enthusiastic team and the opportunity to work for a company that embraces new ideas and a training and development culture. Along with fantastic training and development machines to help you progress your career with Compass.

This unit client a prestigious automotive company and has great facilities. With 8000 people on site, we provide services for the restaurants, coffee bars and satellite vending. We need someone with the passion to take the unit to the next level by improving service, sales and people performance.

Package description

  • Up to £30,000 dependent on experience

  • Monday-Friday

  • The opportunity of joining the Compass pension and share scheme

  • Up to 10% discount in various high street stores as well as travel etc. 

Main responsibilities

As the Deputy General Manager, you will lead and manage 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 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 Deputy General Management experience

  • Retail experience

  • Catering experience

  • Hospitality experience

  • Retail and commercial skills are a must

  • Financial awareness to complete weekly business returns and full accountability for P&L

  • Motivated to deliver consistently 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

Eurest Services, part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, is the market leader in the provision of food and support services to business and industry providing nearly 1500 organisations, including 80 of the FTSE 100, with staff restaurants, delis, cafe bars and shops. The business also provides the full spectrum of soft and hard Facilities Management services, from technical support, building maintenance and supply logistics to hotel services, transport, pest control and communications.