Assistant General Manager - Yauatcha City

London, Greater London
Competitive
16 Sep 2021
30 Sep 2021
R0009917
Full Time
Assistant General Manager - Yauatcha City

Yauatcha is a Chinese dim sum teahouse with two restaurants in London, in the heart of Soho and in the City, offering an all-day grazing experience. Launched in Soho in 2004, Yauatcha gained immediate critical acclaim and received its Michelin star within a year of opening which it continues to maintain. Yauatcha City opened in May 2015 following the success of the Soho restaurant. Yauatcha provides a unique dining experience, offering authentic dim sum with a contemporary influence. The renowned menu includes a wide selection of dim sum and a list of over 60 types of tea. The design by Christian Liaigre offers full view of the kitchens allowing passers-by to witness the preparation of the expertly made dishes. Yauatcha is a part of Hakkasan Group, which has pioneered Chinese fine-dining globally through its Michelin-starred Cantonese restaurants Hakkasan Hanway Place, Hakkasan Mayfair, and Yauatcha.

In search for a passionate, motivated and experienced Assistant General Manager to join our fantastic Team!

The ideal Assistant General Manager has:

  • A minimum of 4 year restaurant management experience within a fast paced environment; Experience in Michelin starred restaurant or a luxury venue would be a distinct advantage;
  • A good understanding of operational and financial needs as well as experienced in guest profiling and recognition;
  • Strong organisational and problem solving abilities;
  • Exceptional service standards with attention to detail;
  • Leadership and delegation skills including the ability to train and mentor a large team;
  • Understanding of the International and UK hospitality/restaurant industry;
  • Excellent communication skills and willingness to work as part of a team;
  • Good command of English with the ability to communicate confidently;
  • Proof of eligibility to work in the United Kingdom

To the successful candidate, we offer competitive salary and attractive benefits packages, including company-wide opportunities, outstanding career orientated training & development, excellent food & beverage discounts, pension scheme, life assurance cover and above all, an exciting and motivating working environment!

Hakkasan Group is a worldwide hospitality company with establishments located across the United States, Europe, Middle East, and Asia - For more information, visit www.hakkasangroup.com.