Old English Inns

General Manager - Duke of Wellington, Hatfield Peveral

Up to 30000 UKP per year
18 Nov 2016
16 Dec 2016
Ms Lori Boardhurst
Job Type
Full Time
Vacancy - General Manager

£30k + Bonus worth up to £100% of salary

Old English Inns have over 100 unique pubs and pub / hotels, set in rural locations and steeped in charm and character. With informal table service and beautiful settings, this is perfect for a manager who has come from a branded food operation background with a similar style food service.

The Business

Average weekly turnover: £14,500
Split Wet/Food: 40/60
Accommodation: 3 bed accommodation available

The Duke of Wellington is centrally situated in the affluent village of Hatfield Peveral .It attracts local trade as well as passing trade and caters to all age groups. The interior consists of a large open plan trading area with a charming conservatory which is popular with functions and party bookings.

The site has a midsize garden with a patio area and children’s play area. It also has a large car park.

This charming site has many traditional features which include a large open fire which is popular in the winter months

We are looking for:

As with all OEI sites we are seeking a Manager with the proven ability to deliver quality to all our guests through providing fantastic service and fantastic food. We are also seeking a Manager with terrific interaction skills with both their team and a broad range of customers, someone who is able to generate and execute a successful local sales and marketing plan along with their team to develop the business further. If you believe that you have the qualities that we are looking for then we would love to hear from you.

A highly experienced GM to drive improvements and growth in a site
Enthusiastic, honest and hard working
Several years’ experience in a branded food-led site
Committed to creating and developing a fantastic team
Customer focused
Constantly looking for ways to grow their business without compromising quality
A good track record in P+L management and ability to convert will also need to be demonstrated.
A hands on manager with excellent communication skills

Who we are

Old English Inns are a collection of some of England’s historic pubs inns and hotels, steeped in history and loved for their warmth and hospitality. Whether taking time out in a pub or getting away to a hotel, we’re sure you’ll fall in love with our cosy bars, crooked walls and low beams.

Your experience with Old English Inns will be different every time: choose from over 100 pubs, inns and hotels in some of the most beautiful parts of the country across 24 counties. Discover old coaching inns, attractive town houses, thatched and timbered buildings, all individual in style, packed full of history, warm and welcoming – in market towns, countryside and seaside locations.

We’ve invested a great deal of time and efforts restoring many of our buildings to their former glory, while ensuring our facilities are firmly based in the 21st century. All of the charm of the past with the convenience of the present – a unique combination ensuring that every stay with us is different!

With informal table service and beautiful settings, this is perfect for a manager who has come from a branded food operation background with a similar style food service.

What we can offer you

Competitive Salary & Bonus Scheme
Pension Scheme
Private Medical Cover
Share-Save Scheme
Childcare Vouchers
33% Greene King Discount Card (for all managed pubs including Local Pubs and brands such as Hungry Horse, Eating Inn, Old English Inns and Loch Fyne)
High-Street Retail Vouchers and Shopping Discounts – saving you money
Excellent Training and Career Progression opportunities across a range of impressive brands and businesses

If you think you have what it takes, we'd love to hear from you.

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