This is a unique opportunity to join an exciting company with plenty of opportunity for growth!
Job Title: General Manager
Reports to: Founders
Responsible for: Assistant Manager, Shift Managers and Team Members
Who We Are
A unique, health focused plant based restaurant offering indulgent and delicious wholefood and where possible organic food and drinks. Our menu is made with fresh natural ingredients, is low in salt and oil and contains no animal products. All our offerings are delicious, healthy and 100% plant-based.
Our Core Values
We believe that food should be delicious, guilt-free and leave you feeling great.
Who we are looking for:
We are looking for an individual who has genuine passion for great food and wine. You must have a ‘big’ and positive personality with excellent customer service and leadership skills. Good written and verbal communication skills are essential. The ideal candidate will have gained experienced in a GM role in a similar environment. Enthusiasm, ambition and strong communication skills are key. This job will require active thought and initiative. An interest in plant based food, health & nutrition is a strong plus.
Purpose of role:
To manage the day to day running of the restaurant in the most efficient and effective manner, delivering the highest possible standards of service through a highly trained and passionate team, whilst being pro-active in maintaining and improving turnover and profitability.
To lead by example whilst acting with honesty and integrity to ensure that the core values of the business are being promoted at all levels.
Inspire your team to achieve excellent results on a daily basis. Develop and maintain positive relationships within your team ensuring high levels of motivation and fair recognition and reward.
Create a customer-first attitude throughout the operation, remaining calm under pressure, motivating and easing your team through difficult periods.
To own and deliver the site operating budget by achieving daily, weekly and monthly targets across sales, labour, food margin and operating expenses.
Be responsible for the initial training of your team as well as ongoing development by providing coaching and support throughout their time with Wulf & Lamb.
Create, monitor and control operational plans for your store including staffing levels and stock levels to maximise efficiency and minimise waste.
Actively seek customer feedback to monitor the performance of your store and analyse trends so that you can adapt your operation best to meet the needs of the market.
Implement Health & Safety procedures and ensure ongoing compliance with trading, hygiene, health, safety and employment laws and regulations.
Ensure the safety and security of takings as well as our staff, our customers and the premises.
The above are key tasks for the role but please note that this is not an exhaustive list and may change from time to time in line with business needs.
- a competitive annual salary depending on experience
- attractive bonus scheme
- 28 days annual holiday entitlement
- company’s pension scheme
- management training with a view to progress into a more senior role
- delicious and healthy staff meals provided on shift
- unlimited coffee on shift
- 30% staff discount
About Wulf & Lamb
Wulf & Lamb is a new restaurant/eatery based in the heart of Chelsea.
Our menu is made with fresh natural ingredients that contain no animal products or by-products. All our offerings are delicious, healthy and 100% vegan. Find out more at www.wulfandlamb.com or check out our Instagram.
We opened our first site in Chelsea in September 2017 with a core team and are now looking to expand that team. We are in search of bright, enthusiastic and ambitious individuals who love food and hospitality with the desire to progress in a new and exciting company.
Sell and serve with passion.
Front line first.
Set goals. Act. Win
Integrity and Respect always.