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Kitchen Manager


Kitchen Manager

Two Poplars (RG41 2NU), 118 Finchampstead Road, Wokingham, BERKSHIRE RG41 2NU GBR

Salary:£21,741.00 - 24,500.00

About this local pub

The Two Poplars, Wokingham

We require a new Kitchen Manager to join our team & take the reigns of the kitchen & support the General Manager in delivering the requirements of the business.


The Two Poplars is a Mainstream business located in the heart of Wokingham.

The pub will be getting a major development this year & we are now recruiting a team to take this pub to the next level!

A full time kitchen manager is required to take the lead in the kitchen, have an impact on the development, support the recruitment campaign (build a team they are responsible for), maintain 5* EHO Food Safety, manage the food margin & gap, support the General Manager in driving sales through food sales planning & ensuring food quality, speed & consistency are of the highest standards at all times, they will drive repeat business through great Trip Advisor, Facebook, Google reviews & low guest complaints.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in a similar role.

They must be hungry & passionate to succeed & put their name on the map.

They need to demonstrate great values, be a team player & always strive for the best with a can do attitude at all times!

This opportunity does not come around very often, especially in a business like this in a town like Wokingham!

This is an opportunity to really develop your career & potentially look at more progression if you are successful in the role.

This is an immediate start, we want the applicant to be involved with the building of the team for development, create a great team & deliver first class results!

This really is a position that should excite the candidate & what is on the horizon for this pub & person is something special,

they will have a pub & place of work they can be proud of & a team they can lead & develop.

If this opportunity sounds like you, if you are after a fresh challenge & determined to put your name up in lights then


Local Pubs, where the Heart of the Community comes together and where the real foundations are the people!

Our pubs are anything you want them to be - the places where friendships are made, where life is celebrated and where memories of friends and family are shared. Our pubs are high-energy, upbeat and focused on providing quality food, local ales and fine wine

Are you a true leader in the kitchen who can inspire a team? Are you looking for a work life balance where you can receive reward as well as recognition? Can you manage your team to deliver an ever evolving menu and exceptional food to our customers?

Greene King family will be there to support you every step of the way.

About the Kitchen Manager Role:

Customer - Our customers are our guests so you will have a passion to deliver high quality food, leaving them with everlasting memories and an experience they looking forward to returning to.

Team - You will have a natural flare to drive meaningful relationships between the back and front of house, working together as one team and being a part of the Greene King family !

Respect - We aspire to always treat each other with respect, making work a great place to be. As part of our management team your role will be to ensure your team are treated well and success is recognised

Results - From previous management or supervisorial experience in hospitality or leisure you will have acquired outstanding business acumen, driving the team to achieve results. You will thrive on taking responsibility for the growth of the business and will be able to drive and deliver great results.

We Value You

* Competitive Salary & Bonus Scheme
* Work Life Balance
* Pension Scheme
* Life Insurance
* 33% Greene King Discount (for all managed pubs including Local Pubs and brands such as Hungry Horse, Flaming Grill, Chef & Brewer and Farmhouse Inns)
* Excellent Training and Career Progression opportunities across a range of impressive brands and businesses. Such as Management Development Programmes and NVQs.
* 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
* By putting our CUSTOMER at the heart of what we do you will be joining a great TEAM that aspires to always treat each other with RESPECT and achieves great RESULTS

Skills Required
Two Poplars
Other Information
Greene King Locals
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