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Operations Manager - North of England - North Central

£60 to 80K - Operations
Ref: 134 Date Posted: Thursday 15 Nov 2018
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A prestigious and award winning pub and boutique hotel estate in the North of England has an opportunity for an individual with experience of managing a high quality multisite business and be part of something that will lead a lasting legacy.

The Role:

  • Full responsibility for day to day operation and delivery of turnover and profit targets
  • To maintain a relentless focus on standards in the fabric of the estate and in service
  • Obsessive about high quality delivery and consistency of standard
  • Ensure that the food hygiene, health and safety and legalities of employment are met and monitored
  • Team mentoring and development
  • Keeping the quality and local sourcing message in mind, whilst achieving competitive rates and protecting margins
  • To be aware of opportunities and able to lead a negotiation to successful conclusion
  • To manage investment or system upgrades with minimal disruption to business continuity
  • Appropriate labour and margin ratios to be established across the estate

Candidate Requirements:

  • Have held a senior leadership role that extended some way beyond the line management of units ideally i.e. had responsibility for sales, marketing, finance
  • Track record of improving and sustaining business performance across a range of metrics
  • Recent multi-site experience in a quality managed pub or hospitality business
  • Northern based or an ability to relocate is essential
  • Experience of pubs with high quality rooms or boutique hotels
  • Passion for food, drink and hospitality
  • Hands on experience of running an outlet an advantage
  • Outstanding leadership and negotiation skills

Experience within another industry – retail or sales - would be useful in providing transferable skills and standards.

Salary:                   £60-80k per annum.

Location:                North of England