Restaurant & Bars Manager

Contract Type - Permanent
39 hours per week

Employment Type - Full Time

Fabulously located right on the quayside, Thistle Poole is a haven with stunning sear views across the harbour. The small, close knit team offer friendly easy-going service in this intimate hotel with 70 bedrooms and two meeting rooms.

The Role

We are looking for exceptional managers who can deliver this in our restaurants. If you have supervisory or management experience in a high volume service environment and can inspire a team we may have the role for you.

As Restaurant Manager, you are responsible for restaurant operations and guest experience. You will need to manage, train and develop your team members and operate within budgets. Your main areas of responsibility will be:

  • Day to day running of the Restaurant
  • Exceptional levels of customer service
  • Recruitment, training and development of the team
  • Dealing with guest queries
  • Working within budget constraints for food and payroll
  • Drive sales to maximise revenue
  • Accountability for stock takes
  • Set departmental targets and objectives
  • Evaluate performance to drive continuous improvement

What we look for

  • Creative and inspiring leadership
  • A desire to impress and give attention to the smallest details
  • A passion for guest service
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Clear focus on quality
  • Awareness of high standards

What's in it for you?

  • Enjoy a stay in our hotels for as little as £30 per night, plus get rooms for Family & Friends for as little as £45!

  • Half price food and drink at any GLH hotels, for you and your friends!
  • Generous employment Referral Scheme Program - up to £1000 per friend
  • Money off your shopping at Tesco’s, Boots, H&M, John Lewis, M&S, ASOS, Apple, The North Face and many more high street stores
  • Reduced gym memberships and online classes
  • Access to 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme – anonymous help, advice and support on any issues you may be experiencing.
  • Pension Scheme - additional employer contribution
  • Access to a wide range of online training resources
  • Apprenticeships available