The Fountain Assistant Manager Vacancy

The Bollington Brewing Company

Assistant Manager

Reporting to – General Management/Operations Management

Responsible for – assisting general management with day to day running of The Fountain

Purpose of the Job – The Assistant General Manager is responsible for supervising the daily operations of the business. In coordination with the General Manager, you will oversee the development and performance of employees and the business itself. There will be projects for you to undertake to grow the pubs and maximise their potential. You will be responsible for ordering of stock and supplies, and ensure that all guests in the pubs are satisfied with their experience.

Hours – Flexible, full time.

Salary – £22,000 – £24,000

Job Description

As the assistant manager you would be responsible for supporting the general manager in their day to day operational roles. This would include:

Stock control – ordering stock, checking and accepting deliveries, regular in house stocktaking and line checking

Compliance – ensuring that the business is safe and legal at all times

Recruitment and coaching – to assist and develop existing staff, and recruit new team members where necessary

Administration – rota planning, monitoring budgets, payroll and invoice management

Holiday Cover – looking after the business whilst the general manager is away, at The Fountain and other pubs on the Bollington estate

Event planning and execution – assist with the regular events run at the Bollington Brewing Co pubs such as Fell Races, Festivals and Christmas

Business development – you will be involved with our ambitions to grow the business, helping us to analyse potential growth areas, and put forwards plans and ideas of your own.

Person Specification

We are a small business, but we are growing and looking to expand further in the not too distant future. You will be a key player in this, and you will need to be able to communicate with managers and the rest of your team, and be their backup when they need support and guidance.

Your development will be important to us – and as a result there will be on-the-job training and many opportunities to shine, so an ambition to progress is an important element for this role.

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