Assistant Manager - Addlestone

Addlestone, Surrey
Up to £24,000 per annum DOE, Plus excellent Benefit Package
11 Mar 2021
08 Apr 2021
Full Time

Assistant Manager - Addlestone

At The Light, we pride ourselves in being one of the fastest growing independent cinema & hospitality chains in the UK. We are a challenger brand within the cinema industry, currently operating ten sites across the UK with exciting growth plans in the pipeline for this year and beyond! Since our journey began, we saw an opportunity to create our own space in the market, differentiating ourselves by our offer and recreating the big screen experience in modern venues, with the best sound and vision and super comfy seats but with a focus on entertaining, delighting and inspiring our guests, delivered by passionate, engaged and motivated teams.

As we prepare to turn on the lights and reopen our doors, we have an exciting opportunity for a Assistant Cinema Manager to become part of our amazing team at  Addlestone. 

The Role

We are looking for a driven and motivated Assistant Manager who can provide assistance to our management team, on a daily basis, whilst ensuring that all the correct company & film licensing policies and procedures are being followed through. You will also be responsible for ensuring that the highest standard of customer service is delivered and will be passionate to drive sales. Most importantly, you will be expected to manage and support Supervisors and Team Members to ensure the efficiency of working practices. A successful Manager is enthusiastic and motivated with good business acumen and a strong people skills. You are expected to lead by example by living the Company’s values in order to provide a safe, engaging and positive work environment so your team can deliver an exceptional guest experience that surprises and delights our guests.

What we are looking for

  • Previous experience as an Assistant Manager in a fast paced Cinema, Hospitality or leisure/entertainment focused environment.
  • Enthusiasm towards Cinema & Food & Beverage with a passion for delivering excellent service in Film and Hospitality.
  • Knowledge of licensing legislation and health and safety
  • A proven track record of delivering exceptional guest service
  • A proven track record in people management with an ability to motivate and inspire others,
  • Excellent leadership and problem-solving skills,
  • Ability to work under pressure with great time management skills,
  • Result driven and forward thinking
  • Desire to progress in the role

The Light Perks

  • Negotiable salary dependent upon experience + excellent salary package
  • Employee discounts on food and drink,
  • 28 days holiday,
  • Unlimited free cinema tickets/ tickets for friends and family**
  • 40% employee discount on food and drink
  • Private medical insurance
  • Healthcare cash plans and benefits portal
  • Company pension scheme
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Career development opportunities and fun working environment

If you’re excited by what you see, then you know what to do!