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Assistant Restaurant Manager - Grand Cafe

Summary
Assistant Restaurant Manager - Grand Cafe
Salary Competitive salary
Schedule Full Time
Location King's Boulevard & Pancras Square, Kings Cross, London N1C, UK

Assistant Restaurant Manager - Grand Cafe


Description

German Gymnasium was originally designed as the first purpose-built gym in England, and used by the German Gymnastics team for the 1864 Olympics. Now a Grade II listed building, German Gymnasium, is conveniently situated in the heart of vibrant King’s Cross. Serving an all-day grand café style menu across the ground floor and vast terraces, for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. With a nod to its heritage the menu reflects a Germanic influence. The restaurant on the upper floor has its own spectacular bar and semi-private dining room with views of the award-winning interior to match.

We are looking for an ambitious and charismatic Assistant Restaurant Manager to assist in the management of this exciting restaurant. You must be passionate about food, service, and people.

As Assistant Restaurant Manager you will be part of the driving force behind the offering; supporting the Restaurant Manager in planning, leading the team, developing the business and continuously delivering high service standards. We welcome creative ideas and require an energetic approach.

Main responsibilities:

• Exceptional service standards and attention to detail
• Support in the development of a motivated and high performing team committed to delivering clear goals
• Manage the restaurant floor in the Restaurant Managers absence
• Identify areas for growth and commercial opportunities
• Support the management of the restaurant budgets, pay role and all financial aspects of the restaurant
• Previous experience of working as an Assistant Restaurant Manager in a similar environment
• Actively seek guest feedback, responding accurately and adapting as necessary
• Overall you will have bags of personality, enthusiasm and a can-do attitude

We’re a truly brilliant place to work so, naturally we have some of the very best team benefits around, which include:

  • Industry leading pay
  • Discount in all of our restaurants – 40% off all day, every day
  • Exclusive discounts and cashback options at a range of retailers and cinema tickets at great prices courtesy of LifeWorks App
  • 50% off PureGym membership
  • Access to a confidential Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) with a 24/7 helpline and the opportunity to have 6 hourly sessions with a trained Counsellor for free
  • Access to WeCare – a solution designed to support your mental, physical, social and financial wellbeing.  You will have access to 24/7 UK-based online GP, mental health counselling, a get fit programme, legal and financial guidance plus much more
  • Healthy, free and tasty meals when working
  • Employee of the Month Scheme
  • Long Service Awards
  • 28 days paid holiday a year, which increases to 30 days with length of service
  • Best in class training – including management development to help you progress quickly
  • Access to our training platform D&D Connect with resources to develop your skills and knowledge
  • An optional paid day each year to give back and volunteer
  • Refer a friend scheme


If you are interested in discussing the Assistant Restaurant Manager role further, please send us your CV without delay!

German Gymnasium was originally designed as the first purpose-built gym in England, and used by the German Gymnastics team for the 1864 Olympics. Now a Grade II listed building, German Gymnasium, is conveniently situated in the heart of vibrant King’s Cross. Serving an all-day grand café style menu across the ground floor and vast terraces, for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. With a nod to its heritage the menu reflects a Germanic influence. The restaurant on the upper floor has its own spectacular bar and semi-private dining room with views of the award-winning interior to match.

We are looking for an ambitious and charismatic Assistant Restaurant Manager to assist in the management of this exciting restaurant. You must be passionate about food, service, and people.

As Assistant Restaurant Manager you will be part of the driving force behind the offering; supporting the Restaurant Manager in planning, leading the team, developing the business and continuously delivering high service standards. We welcome creative ideas and require an energetic approach.

Main responsibilities:

• Exceptional service standards and attention to detail
• Support in the development of a motivated and high performing team committed to delivering clear goals
• Manage the restaurant floor in the Restaurant Managers absence
• Identify areas for growth and commercial opportunities
• Support the management of the restaurant budgets, pay role and all financial aspects of the restaurant
• Previous experience of working as an Assistant Restaurant Manager in a similar environment
• Actively seek guest feedback, responding accurately and adapting as necessary
• Overall you will have bags of personality, enthusiasm and a can-do attitude

We’re a truly brilliant place to work so, naturally we have some of the very best team benefits around, which include:

  • Industry leading pay
  • Discount in all of our restaurants – 40% off all day, every day
  • Exclusive discounts and cashback options at a range of retailers and cinema tickets at great prices courtesy of LifeWorks App
  • 50% off PureGym membership
  • Access to a confidential Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) with a 24/7 helpline and the opportunity to have 6 hourly sessions with a trained Counsellor for free
  • Access to WeCare – a solution designed to support your mental, physical, social and financial wellbeing.  You will have access to 24/7 UK-based online GP, mental health counselling, a get fit programme, legal and financial guidance plus much more
  • Healthy, free and tasty meals when working
  • Employee of the Month Scheme
  • Long Service Awards
  • 28 days paid holiday a year, which increases to 30 days with length of service
  • Best in class training – including management development to help you progress quickly
  • Access to our training platform D&D Connect with resources to develop your skills and knowledge
  • An optional paid day each year to give back and volunteer
  • Refer a friend scheme


If you are interested in discussing the Assistant Restaurant Manager role further, please send us your CV without delay!


Details
Salary Competitive salary
Schedule Full Time
Location King's Boulevard & Pancras Square, Kings Cross, London N1C, UK

Skills
Inventory Management
Training Experience
Staff Scheduling
Menu Development
POS Systems
Fast-Paced Experience
Fluent in English
Knowledge of Wine Pairings
Knowledge of Beer Pairings
Knowledge of Coffees
Knowledge of Teas
Advanced Knowledge of Cash Registers/ Money Handling
Customer Service
Food Safety
Leadership
Operations
Safe Food Handling
By applying you confirm you have these skills.


King's Boulevard & Pancras Square, Kings Cross, London N1C, UK