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Assistant Manager


Assistant Manager

Salary: £21,741.00 - 24,475.00

Brand: Pub & Dining

Location: 8 High Street, Poole, DORSET BH15 1BP GBR

About the role:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Manager at Antelope (BH15 1BP)

Satisfaction comes from inspiring, motivating and listening to the team to support them to grow, develop and achieve their goals
Fun and energetic you will have a natural flare to build meaningful relationships between the front of house and back of house teams.
Passion to deliver exceptional service and great food in a place where people can connect and share good times.
From previous management or supervisorial experience in retail, hospitality or leisure you will have acquired outstanding commercial awareness.
Thrive on taking responsibility for the growth of the business being able to drive and deliver great results alongside your General Manager.

The Antelope is part of the Greene King Pubs and Hotels brand with 23 bed hotel attached located in the town centre of Poole, Hotel is a mix of both business customers and weekend break tourists.

We are a 700 year old former coaching house, right in the heart of Poole Old Town and one street behind Poole Quay. We are a high street business that is popular with locals and tourist alike. We boost an outside decking area, 23 B&B rooms, restaurant, Sunday Carvery, regular weekly established quiz and a lively bar. We we a good locals trade and the hotel side attracts many tourists, we really cater for every one.

There is a established team that are delivering the goods with a very high mystery guest score and consistency delivering budget beating as well as like for like growth.

We are recruiting for an experienced Assistant Manager with a friendly nature who is able to engage with both guests and team, experience in hospitality hotels and restaurants would be ideal. As it is a small team of 18 the ideal candidate should be passionate around both team and personal development, willing to learn all aspects of the business to support with General Manager holiday cover.

The purpose of your role will be to support the General Manager to manage a high volume business within a complex food operation, but also having a commercial eye to spot potential opportunities to push the site forward. Leading and developing a large team will be another key part in your role along with keeping the customer in the heart of everything you do.

Who are we?

We pride ourselves here at Pub & Dining on offering something for everyone. All of our steaks are grass-fed beef, aged to perfection, making them wonderfully tender, lean and full of flavour. Our drinks range is designed to complement our grills perfectly - quality cask ales, full bodied red and refreshing white wines, all the latest gins and cocktails and much much more. Our friendly, knowledgeable staff are on hand to ensure you have a truly memorable visit. Because we know that whether you're getting together for a family catch up, a meal out with friends or just a quiet night out with your other half, quality, freshness, choice, value for money and excellent service all matter.

About you:

With a genuine passion for great food and customer service and an array of leadership skills, you'll have management experience in a fast-paced, high volume kitchen managing large teams. We're looking for someone who thrives on responsibility, naturally does a little bit more and has that unflappable enthusiasm that will inspire the team and deliver outstanding success.

Why us?

We want our customers to view their time in our pubs as 'time well spent'. We want you to think the same. In return for your hard work and dedication we will offer;

* An excellent salary and achievable bonus
* A thorough induction giving you the tools and knowledge to make your time with Pub & Dining a success
* Excellent staff discount (33% across all Greene King managed pubs)
* Pension scheme
* Life insurance
* Continuous professional development
* Excellent training and career progression opportunities across a range of impressive brands and businesses
* Friends and Family Discount Scheme entitles you to invite friends and family to join the discount scheme and benefit from up to 25% off food and drink

Closing dates can be subject to change in line with business requirements so don't delay in applying for this excellent opportunity.

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