Restaurant Manager - Nottingham - 39 hrs

11 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Job Type
Full Time

Our restaurants and cafes offer an amazing dining experience that customers remember for all the right reasons. In a family friendly, vibrant environment, customers are offered well priced, high quality dishes, which are selected from an extensive range of daily fresh produce. The dishes are prepared to order for each customer and are served by our experienced and efficient food services team.

The role of a restaurant manager within Food services is to deliver the divisional strategy by leading the team to deliver operational excellence in order to delight our customers with great hospitality, achieve sales and cash profit targets and effective cost controls whatever the brand and size of operation.

Reporting to the store manager the restaurant manager will be accountable for the following aspects of the business, driving sales and creating a culture where customer satisfaction and operational excellence is vital. Leading by example to motivate the team and comply with food, health and safety business policies, you will maintain and develop strong working relationships and communicate business goals and targets.

Debenhams’ continued growth, breadth of opportunity and focus on personal development makes it the ideal place to develop your career. We are looking for people who have a real passion for what they do, who are self-motivated and who will use their initiative to act on the freedom they are given in order to drive their own development.

You will be a highly proactive individual who has the ability to solve problems and be innovative, have a profit mentality and make effective decisions. You will be able to coach a team to succeed and with your open mind will act as a positive change advocate for the business. You will have energy, pace and be highly motivated to inspire a team to deliver results, show excellent communication skills and have the ability influence at all levels up and down the chain of command.

An understanding of budget management as well as health and safety requirements is essential.

We are looking for Restaurant Managers with all levels of experience.


  • · Competitive salary
  • · 25% discount (after a qualifying period)
  • · 34 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • · Company pension scheme
  • · Reward for referral of new employee’s
  • · Full induction program – including an overview of our business along with your new role.
  • · Excellent in house training, tailored to support you in your role, as well as really progress your career wherever your ambition lies!
  • · Unlimited development opportunities throughout our stores
  • · Sociable working hours to provide a desirable work life balance!

Occasionally we will close vacancies prior to the published expiry date if we receive high volumes of applications; therefore to avoid disappointment we recommend that you submit your application early.