Greene King

General Manager - Woodlands Edge, South Ockenden

South Ockendon
Up to 30000 UKP per hour
25 Nov 2016
23 Dec 2016
Ms Natalie Minshall
Job Type
Full Time
We have an excellent General Manager opportunity available at the Woodlands Edge, South Ockenden.

The Business

This site is a challenging site and we are looking for someone experienced in community lead sites who are able to handle themselves in difficult challenging situations.

The house sits right in the middle of a housing estate and so it is important that the individual can quickly build good relationships with the locals.

We have a mix of around 20-25% food

We have a function room which is a huge opportunity to the site.

The house was in 2015 sparkled and has a great sporting package so sport is something the individual must be able to drive.

Looking for an individual who can work both front and back of house someone who is looking to drive the business to the next level and whom is ambitious for success.

Average weekly turnover: £11k-£12k
Split Wet/Food: 80/20
Live-In Manager’s Accommodation: Large Flat with all usual facilities. Good Condition.

About Local Pubs

This business trades as a Meet & Eat business in the Local Pubs division. The Local Pubs division is an integral part of Greene King and it is currently our largest and fastest growing business. With approximately 500 sites across the UK, our Local Pubs operate a range of concepts and offers, including Meet & Eat, Flame Grill, High Street and Premium. From heart-of-the-community, traditional locals, to lively, contemporary, high-street venues, we really have something to suit everyone.

Meet & Eat

'Meet & Eat' pubs are clearly defined by a value-for-money, competitive-price offer in a respectable, safe environment. The pubs are welcoming, family friendly and inclusive to everyone in the community. Regular weekly activity is important - including entertainment, sports and food & drink offers. There is always something going on. Our 'Meet & Eat' customers expect familiarity, certainty and comfort.

Role & Responsibilities

As General Manager you will have overall responsibility for all aspects of the successful management of the business. With fantastic people skills, you will have the ability to lead from the front, motivate and develop your team. You will enjoy building close links with and engaging your local community and will be able to develop and deliver regular weekly activities including sports teams, quizzes and other entertainment. You will need to be genuinely passionate about customer service and hospitality and will have the ability to ensure high standards across your business. With the desire to excel, succeed and win, you will have a proven track-record in driving business to achieve excellent sales and profit growth.

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

Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity - apply now!