General Manager - London

Lantana Cafe
Shoreditch, London (Greater)
Competitive salary & benefits
10 Jul 2019
23 Jul 2019
Full Time

General Manager - London

Lantana is an Australian-run restaurant in London, known for it's fresh Australian inspired food, great coffee & home made cakes!

We are currently recruiting for an General Manager of our Shoreditch site.This is an 80 seater restaurant/cafe with busy breakfast, lunch and dinner services. We offer all day dining, functions and private hire all week and dinner Monday - Friday.

This is what working for Lantana looks like:

  • No weekend evenings, unless for a function
  • Annual CODE APP subscription
  • Up to 50% discount on all Lantana Cafe restaurants
  • Up to 28 days paid holiday per year
  • Enrolment into company pension scheme
  • Recommend a Friend Scheme
  • Work incentives with fun prizes
  • Staff parties
  • Comprehensive induction
  • In-house training sessions & supplier classes
  • Competitive salary with tronc
  • Staff meals are provided daily
  • Fantastic Development opportunities

The Ideal Lantana Manager:

  • You love food, drinks, restaurants & people
  • You have experience in a similar role and are excited by the prospect of building and developing the site
  • Excellent customer service skills supported by FOH experience
  • Strong team leadership skills with an ability to train and motivate staff in a culture based around teamwork
  • You have knowledge and accountability for all aspects of running the business from recruitment to driving sales and monitoring labour costs.
  • A strong work ethic and ‘can do’ personality.
  • Valid right to work in the UK is essential

Our teams are well known for being friendly, enthusiastic & dynamic, and we pride ourselves on delivering a balance of knowledgeable service with warm personable hospitality.

Lantana Shoredtich is our busiest site and we are looking for a dedicated General manager to join the team and take ownership of the site. There is a lot of room for career growth in this dynamic company. This is a salaried position for up to 50 hours per week. If this has ‘you’ written all of it, please email your CV with a covering letter telling us why you are right for the role. You must have working rights for the UK.