Bideford, North Devon, South West of England
£25k per annum plus bonus
Live in accommodation can be organised
A superb opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Manager to join this charming hotel based near the historic port in the town of Bideford in the beautiful North Devon region.
This is a chance to join an independent group in their flagship hotel. They are looking for an Assistant Manager who is motivated and has a desire to play a pivotal role in the successful performance of their business.
The Assistant Manager will be someone who is level headed and who works well under pressure. Communicate fully with the General Manager on a daily basis.
The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of working in a high volume food and beverage establishments and preferably having experience of doing weddings, private functions, and events.
Having the ability to organise will be crucial and leading from the front with a hands-on approach is required.
You will be in charge of 50+ staff and you will be passionate about staff training and the running of the day to day operation. Working closely with the General Manager you will be an ambassador for the hotel and take responsibility for the smooth running of all departments.
You will manage the efficient running of all departments within the hotel including Food & Beverage, Bar, Spa, Restaurant, Kitchen, and House Keeping, all with individual needs arising in the different departments.
You will focus your time on checking all weekly rotas for efficiency and above all controlling wage costs.
You will input individual training in up-selling from drinks at the table or product sales in the Spa.
You will lead by the front and teach the importance of communication, and the need for working as a team.
You will work with the General Manager to do staff contracts and all staff induction training.
You will need to deal with customer complaints with a hands-on approach.
You will be responsible for staff disciplinaries within the hotel. In which you must understand the importance of your role as the Assistant Manager of our hotel and command respect while uniting the staff to give our guests the best experience possible.
Most of all you will care, you will strive to make the hotel better, you will foresee any maintenance issues in the hotel and get them logged and sorted before they affect a customer’s stay.
Are you this very special person we are looking for?
The hotel offers great opportunities for motivated individuals who want progression opportunities for the future. This Assistant Manager will be offered the chance to take an NVQ in Management.
Live in accommodation is provided if required
Salary for Assistant Manager
£25k per annum + bonus
To apply please click on the apply button below and send an up to date cv.
- Address Bideford, Devon
- Salary Offer £20,000 - £40,000
- Experience Level Senior
- Total Years Experience 5-10