Retail Manager Upmarket Riverside Cafe
£22,500 to £25,000 inc. Bonus
Riverside Café Manager. Managing a small professional friendly team in this Chester based upmarket riverside Café very popular with locals and tourists. You will ideally have Retail Management experience (Food not essential but an advantage), focussed on customer satisfaction and its importance within a market that relies on repeat business and customer loyalty by providing a special experience.
With a strong following of regular customers understanding how to make people feel welcome and getting to know individual regulars needs will be an essential part of your role, ensuring the experience is a friendly, professional and personal one. Weekends and Summer brings in even more Shoppers and Tourists to the Chester Riverside and so tends to move the lion share of sales from Coffee and Cakes to Delicious Ice Creams. Benefiting from a relaxing riverside location you will enjoy a pleasant working environment in a role where you will be able to put your own stamp on the business.
On a daily basis you will lead from the front, helping in all areas including serving customers, basic food prep (decorating cakes etc) but also as the Manager you would deal with any problems and situations as they arise, Stock Management, organising rota’s, staff holidays etc.
The role will include, but not be limited to –
• Liaising with directors to continually improve the cafe
• Rota management
• Stock control management
• Stock ordering
• Basic food preparation
• Opening and closing the café 5 days a week including weekends (on a rota basis with the assistant manager)
• Ensuring food hygiene and safety are maintained to a high level at all times
• Day to day management of a small team – leading by example.
• Maintaining the highest standards of customer service in the café
This really is a lovely place to work both geographically and within the Company its self which is a Cheshire based family run business renowned for quality and innovation. If you feel you have a pleasant, professional outgoing personality with good attention to detail and the confidence to manage and lead your team in return you will recieve a good basic salary and also receive a Bonus paid twice per year based on Turnover. For more information please forward your CV to John or Sophie and one of us will call you at a time convenient for you to have a confidential chat about the role and your future.