General Manager

  • Location

    Southwark, London

  • Sector:

    Hospitality and Leisure

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £33000 - £36500 per annum + bonus

  • Contact:

    C2 Recruitment

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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General Manager

Salary: £33,000 - £36,500 after 3-6 month probation. Bonus Scheme where you can earn 50% on top of your salary!

Hours: 48 each week spread over Monday-Saturday (closed Sundays)

Location: Southwark, SE1 8DD

Our client is on the hunt for a fantastic GM to work for an amazing group consisting of four sites all located in the Southwark/ Waterloo area and each have their own unique offering that sets them apart from local competitors.

This site is located under the railway arches behind Southwark Tube Station. It offers a craft beer range, cocktail list and Thai menu, with a busy lunch take away service during the week and group bookings partying in the evenings.

If you are looking for a position where you can be the proud General Manager of one of the areas' best bars, then you are heading in the right direction!

How you can impact the business:

  • Your desire to create the best customer experience will guarantee repeat custom to your site, increasing sales and hitting your bonus!
  • Your love for craft beer will attract customers who also have the same passion, this will set you aside from competitors with customers who are looking for new beers to indulge
  • Your organisation skills will ensure your admin duties are efficiently kept up-to-date allowing you to drive the bar forward and motivate your team. This will strengthen team morale and show great teamwork to customers
  • Your overall ambition as a General Manager will allow your site to run smoothly creating a lasting impact on the business and contributing to its great success.

The Re-Launch

The site is looking to have a relaunch after a small refurbishment in summer (date to be confirmed). With this comes festoon lighting to bring the ceiling down and make it a more intimate venue as well as our new karaoke booth! We will be looking for someone to really take control and help bring in more custom. A new exciting project if you love a challenge!


General running of the bar, leading from the floor and playing host to group bookings, excelling in your customer service and always going the extra mile, control of stock & buying, training & motivating staff, leading by example, driving the bar and floor forward, security, sales, back of house admin, control of the kitchen, floor service, gaining a varied drink and food knowledge and influencing the craft and cocktail range.


Bonus scheme, 50% discount off two drinks and one meal per shift, 28 days paid holiday, £20 Birthday gift, weekly pay, good incentives with prizes such as days out, trips away, bar tabs, vouchers etc.

This role is being handled by C2 Recruitment the leading specialist Retail, Hospitality and Leisure recruitment consultancy recruiting across the whole of the UK.

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