General Manager

  • Job Reference: CG4337
  • Date Posted: 6 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Cairn Group
  • Location: Jalou York, York
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive Salary + benefits package
  • Sector: Pubs & Bar
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

At Cairn Group we're ambitious. With a varied and extensive UK portfolio of hotels, bars and restaurants in our portfolio, we're focused on continual growth and are in it for the long haul. We are a family owned business with family values at our core, with a growing team and sites UK wide.

About the role

As the General Manager you will be energetic, approachable and cultured with a sense of fun; always curious to discover more.

You'll provide day to day leadership and direction by maximising financial returns, driving development of people, creating and maintaining a unique guest experience, executing on company standards and building the awareness of the venue within the local community.

You'll have a close day to day involvement in all operations, multi-skilling the team to ensure an efficient but effective business, as well as creating a fun atmosphere and ensuring a highly personalised and locally inspired guest experience. An inspiring leader, you will establish clear performance goals for the team, with a passion for ensuring success of the team and business alike

About you

  • Excellent leadership skills with experience of developing a team
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer relation skills to ensure a seamless and memorable experience, proactively resolving any challenges that may arise with team and guest
  • Ability to create a collaborative, positive and motivated workforce driven to achieve company goals
  • Excellent business and financial acumen. Commercial and industry awareness
  • Strong time management skills, organised, and comfortable working in a fast paced environment
  • Innovative, energetic and enthusiastic with a sales flair
  • The ability to keep calm under pressure and solve problems quickly
  • A sales flair and reliance when facing set backs
  • Tact, diplomacy and persuasiveness