Forest Holidays

Retail Food & Beverage Manager - Cropton, North Yorkshire

Cropton, North Yorkshire
11 Oct 2016
08 Nov 2016
Job Type
Full Time

Location: Cropton, North Yorkshire

Hours: Full time

Contract type: Permanent

Living on site, and responsible for the Forest Retreat: leading a small team to welcome our guests; providing local knowledge; preparing and serving the café menu; maximising retail opportunities and booking activities. You and your team will thrive on ensuring our guests’ experience is unsurpassed.

This is no ordinary customer service or retail role, at Forest Holidays it is a step on the ladder to running your own cabin location.  We like to develop our own.  Our Retreat Managers are key to delivering memorable holidays to our guests by supporting their teams and their General Managers on the extraordinary journey.

Enthusiastic, organised, practical and process driven, with a strong commercial head, you will thrive in a busy environment where solving problems is a daily opportunity and making a difference is what makes it all worthwhile.


As Retail Food & Beverage Manager the benefits offered to you include a competitive salary, bonus and pension scheme, full paid holiday and the opportunity to join a great team and deliver an outstanding holiday experience for our customers. We have a strategy to promote from within so this could be your first step on the ladder of running your own lcoation one day.


With a strong background in retail or food and beverage, ideally in both, your focus and commerciality will ensure that the offering in the Forest Retreat is consistent, on brand and successful. With experience in a similar role you will be ready to maximise the performance of a great team.  Articulate and approachable, you must be able to strike a rapport with guests and have a helpful, positive personality. You can help us make our plans a successful reality.


Forest Holidays has funding to develop several more of our extraordinary Cabin locations across the country. It’s a great time to join us and to take this opportunity to start your career with this opportunity at Cropton. We are always on the lookout for talented and hard-working individuals to join our outstanding team.

If you would like apply, please email your CV, current package and covering letter. In this covering letter you should state why your skills and experience make you ideal for the position as well as why joining the Forest Holidays team appeals to you.