Assistant Manager

Godalming, Surrey

£22000 - £25000 per annum


Assistant Manager

£22,000 – £25,000 +Tips

Our client has a beautiful and unique property, boasting a traditional country pub with an extended fine dining restaurant, serving fresh & local produce with a highly reputable status and the potential to continue to succeed much further. This establishment has been awarded best destination pub in Surrey and currently holds the chef of the year, so you will be joining a highly driven team looking to build on their success in the years to come.

There are plans to extend the barn into a function room to host cooking classes and parties in the coming years, so this is an exciting time to join. Above the pub is a newly decorated apartment that is available for live in if required.

Salary & Benefits

  • £22,000 – £25,000 per annum
  • Additional tips/tronc (approx. £2-3k per annum)
  • Accommodation is available
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Work with a fantastic team and owners

The job role

  • Managing the day-to-day operation including opening and closing of the business
  • Responsible for training the team, monitoring development and delegating duties appropriately
  • Liaising with the Directors with business ideas, implementing creative and innovative ways to maintain industry relevance and increase profits
  • Produce business reports including forecasts, GP control, staff rotas and labour costs when necessary
  • Take pride in providing exceptional customer service and ensure the highest standards are being maintained by yourself and the team
  • Engage with all types of characters and know when to adapt in various situations
  • Have a hands-on approach in the work place and utilise your skills in each department, from behind the bar, in the restaurant and generally across the floor
  • Liaise with the kitchen team with stock availability, specials and also throughout service to maintain efficiency

The ideal candidate

  • Fresh food background and working in a similar environment
  • Exceptional interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Likeable, endearing but also firm and strong characteristics
  • The ability to engage with various types of customers
  • A strong business acumen with ambitions to be a General Manager in the future
  • Has an immense passion for the industry and takes pride in their work
  • Can identify any issues when/if they occur and provide solutions to resolve them effectively
  • Has innovative and creative ideas and understands seasons, industry fashions and can adapt to change
  • Is determined and committed to succeed in this industry

Due to the location, your own transport is required

Don’t miss out – Apply now

Due to the high level of response only candidates with the relevant experience will be contacted – Thank you for your application.

Please don’t hesitate to contact the office on 02392 863303 and ask for Sam who will be happy to help.

Check Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

We take data security very seriously and will only use your personal information to administer your application.

This process may involve us contacting you by telephone or e-mail now or in the future.

To see our privacy policy in full please view our website:


Fields marked with * are required.