General Manager/Management Couple - The White Horse, Shrewsbury

Local Pubs
Up to 36000 UKP per year
27 Jun 2017
25 Jul 2017
Ms Carol Watson
We are looking for a General Manager or Management Couple for the White Horse in Shrewsbury. The White Horse is recently developed and is one of our Golden Oak Inn's. Situated just on the outskirts of Shrewsbury. Ideal location for transport links to cities such as Birmingham and Chester. Shrewsbury is full of the hustle and bustle of town life, plenty of restaurants and bars, cinema's and bowling alleys, shops and parks. The White Horse is in an affluant area of the town, and is surrounded by houses with local amenities on the doorstep.

You will make this business the heart of the local community and have a track record in running fantastic local pubs . You will have a passion for great standards and take pride in being the 'face' of the business, which would be achieved by developing and leading a great team, that truly engage with the guest.

There is a huge opportunity to drive sport, entertainment and local activity through a clear marketing plan, that will ensure this business is the best place to be in the community. Creating the right environment that is executed flawlessly and ensuring that the community know we are there is key to the success of this business.

The Business

Average weekly turnover: £11k
Split Wet 35 /Food 65
Live-In Manager’s Accommodation which consists of 5 bedrooms, lounge, kitchen and bathroom

About Local Pubs

This business trades as a premium community business in the Local Pubs division. The Local Pubs division is part of the Greene King Retail Division - our largest and fastest growing business. With approximately 500 sites across the UK our Local Pubs division operates a range of unique community and high-street pubs which attract a variety of customers and offer something for everyone.


'Premium' pubs are unique in their style and offer but all are defined by a strong emphasis on exceptional customer service, very high standards, excellent presentation and a quality food & drink offer. Some of our premium pubs offer a bespoke, freshly-prepared menu. Our 'Premium' pub customers have high expectations. They are looking for a great atmosphere and efficient service in stylish surroundings to enjoy their dining and social occasions.

Role & Responsibilities

As a 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, motivate and develop your team and engage your customers. You will need to be genuinely passionate about hospitality and will have the ability to consistently deliver high quality and exceptional standards across your business. Excellent presentation and efficient customer service are key so you will be service-obsessed and have great attention to detail. With the desire to excel, succeed and win, you will have a proven track-record in driving business to achieve outstanding 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!

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