Deputy General Manager
Deputy General Manager
The Guildford Parkway Beefeater has an exciting opportunity for a Deputy General Manager to join their team on a 12 month fixed term contract. This role would be perfect for somebody looking to add further growth and development. We are looking for somebody that has passion for brands, can lead & motivate a team whilst focusing on delivering an excellent customer experience. You’ll have a proactive approach and will bring innovative ideas of how to move the brand forward whilst continually growing sales and standards.
Wow, in this second-in-command role you could be first in line to be a General Manager faster than you think! After all, you'll be working with the largest hospitality group in the UK – and winner of the Publican award for the best 51+ site employer – so the career development opportunities are as amazing as you are.
When your GM is absent, you'll have all the responsibility of running the show, leading and motivating your team to make our food the hero and deliver stunning service standards. We call it Serving Up Great Memories. You'll call it sheer dedication to ensuring that even the little details are spot on as you run a perfect shift every time.
You'll need oodles of confidence and initiative as you put our customers at the heart of everything you do. You'll solve problems before they happen, delegate tasks effectively and spot any training needs amongst your team so that your people remain the Main Ingredient of the business. That you've got natural people management skills and the commercial savvy to drive sales and profit goes without saying.
So what's in it for you? Oh, just jaw-dropping further training and career development opportunities across our entire Group. A phenomenally fast-paced environment that's constantly evolving. Plenty of autonomy and accountability – there's no hand holding here! And all with a brand that we've invested our heart and soul into bringing the look, feel and customer offering bang up-to-date.
So where are you now? Well, we know that our future talent can come from any number of backgrounds. You might already be a DGM but with nothing like the clout we'll give you. Or you're an Assistant Manager/Team Leader/Supervisor in the pub/restaurant, casual dining, retail or even high street coffee arena, ready to take your skills to the next level. Whichever, if you think you've got what it takes, we're the business that can take you where you want to be.
So let us know how you'll make an unbelievable impact on our people, our profits and, most importantly our guests.
Salary up to £27,000 and what's more we have the best bonus scheme in town.
Whitbread is an inclusive employer, strongly believing that everyone is unique and there should be no limits to ambition. We welcome your application whatever your background or situation. We are open to flexible working and, where possible, will try to support this.