Assistant Manager

Full Time



Job Description


The main purpose of this role is to support the Operations Manager at managing all aspects of the outlet. Will be directly responsible for the smooth running of the outlet’s operation, as well as ensure that customer expectations are fulfilled.

Must be an excellent communicator and have the ability to effectively manage, lead, inspire and develop the team to achieve the highest possible standards and results.



  • Ensure smooth operation of the business
  • Lead, manage, develop and motivate team to achieve highest possible standards
  • Organising the work schedules and assigning each member of staff specific duties
  • Maximise restaurant sales and control labour, food, and other variable costs Ensure all company procedures are adhered to with regards to health & safety, hygiene, licensing
  • Prepare monthly projections and produce weekly/monthly accounts and reports
  • Ensure all security procedures are adhered to within the area of cash handling, stock control and the premises
  • Build a rapport with customers whilst on duty to obtain feedback on the restaurant performance



  • 20 days paid annual leave
  • 13th salary
  • Provident fund and medical insurance
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free meal while on duty
  • Up to 25% discount on company brands (Pizza Express, Marzano, Columbia Beach, La Boca, Columbia Steak House, Columbia Resorts, House & Garden)
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Career advancement opportunities




Essential Skills and Knowledge

  • Excellent Customer Skills
  • Commercially astute
  • Good organizational and communication skills
  • Effective coaching and delegation skills
  • Good knowledge of health & safety, hygiene and licensing regulations


Personality characteristics

  • Approachable
  • Team Player
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Assertive
  • Hardworking


Level of Experience

  • Previous management experience, ideally in the hospitality sector


All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.

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