Baguette and Coffee shop manager

6 days left

Theale, Reading
23000.00 to 25000.00 Per Year
26 Jul 2017
23 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are a friendly and busy baguette & coffee shop close to Reading with emphasis on freshly prepared food served to eat in or take away, with a busy business buffet service. Open 7 days a week with a mixture of full & part time staff.

This is a hands-on role where you will be fully involved in everyday running of the business. Managing in the absence of the owner, you will be passionate about people.

The ideal candidate will be:
- Trustworthy, honest, enthusiastic with a passion to lead a strong team and improve the business
- Have at least 2 years??? experience in either a supervisory or managerial role managing a food outlet, deli bar or coffee shop
- Have a natural gift for hospitality with a retail focus
- Look slick with a dazzling smile and an aura of calm, mature competence and a bubbly personality
- Have an eye for detail and be aware of what is going on around them
- Logical and a fast thinker
- Be well organised with good time management skills
- Have outstanding communication skills with a clear thought process and strong written and spoken English
- Familiar with best practices of H&S and food hygiene (HACCP)

The role includes:
- Motivating the team from the front, leading & inspiring them in a busy environment
- Training & coaching staff
- Drawing up staff rotas
- Planning & prioritising
- Overseeing daily food stock and buffet preparation
- Organising busy customer delivery schedule
- Checking stock, negotiating with suppliers & placing stock orders
- Closing down, checking cleaning routines, food storage & cashing up
- Willing to suggest change, & to anticipate & support changes in our business

A clean driving licence is essential.

To be considered for this role, please apply today.