Kitchen Manager - Eagle, Cambridge

Local Pubs
Up to 28000 UKP per year
29 Jun 2017
27 Jul 2017
Ms Natalie Minshall
Pub Chef
Are you an experienced Kitchen Manager looking for a new challenge? We have an exciting Kitchen Manager opportunity in at the Eagle in Cambridge

The Business

The Eagle is an iconic traditional pub famous for its history. This is where James Watson and Francis Crick announced they discovered DNA. There's more history in the RAF bar where Second World War graffiti can be seen on the ceiling. As an architecture treasure pub haven’t been refurbished in last 3 years and holds LFL status. The Eagle is extremely popular amongst students and tourists, place to take your kids and family out for a meal when in Cambridge. Pubs history and its geographical location are the main strengths of the business resulting in consistently high volume of trade. Two bar operation, with spacious garden and interior capable of holding 200 covers spread between five trading rooms.

Average weekly turnover: £50,000
Split Wet/Food: 46/54

About Local Pubs

This business trades as a premium high street 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 High Street

'Premium High Street' pubs are generally chameleon businesses offering an environment which changes and adapts throughout the day - from morning coffees through to evening cocktails. They are defined by a lively, buzzing atmosphere, an upbeat and energetic tone, and fast-paced, efficient service. There is a strong emphasis on exceptional customer service, very high standards, excellent presentation and a quality food & drink offer. Our 'Premium' pub customers have high expectations. Customers range from lunch-time shoppers and local workers through to evening-circuit-drinkers all looking for a great atmosphere, efficient service, stylish surroundings, excellent entertainment or a fun night out!

Role & Responsibilities

As Kitchen Manager, you will support the General Manager in all aspects of the successful management of the kitchen side of the business.

With fantastic people skills and previous management experience, you will be committed to leading, inspiring and developing a fantastic team. You will be passionate about preparing and presenting food to consistent company/brand specification and exceptional standards. You will be customer-focused and will work with the front of house operation to provide excellent service - ultimately ensuring a fantastic guest experience!

With the ability to adhere to policies and procedures, you will ensure a safe, tidy and hygienic working environment at all times. You will also be responsible for monitoring and dealing with any equipment maintenance issues, maintaining accurate food ordering and stocking levels and completing timely and accurate stock counts. With the ability to work to targets you will manage wastage through correct portion control and records and will also assist in delivering other financial targets set for the business.

Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity - apply now!