Assistant Restaurant Manager - Museums and Galleries

Job Title: Assistant Restaurant Manager - Museums and Galleries
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH54189
Contact Name: Catriona Lundie-Loggie
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 27, 2016 12:20

Job Description

Handle Recruitment are working with a contemporary Art Gallery & Restaurant in London to find a an Assistant Manager/Head Maitre D'.

The Assistant Manager/Head Maitre D' will work alongside the General Manager to guarantee the smooth running of the business. The ideal candidate will have solid involvement in a quality-led restaurant with good food and drink knowledge.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Welcoming and engaging with guests
  • Building rapports and relationships to encourage repeat custom
  • Ensuring a smooth and enjoyable customer journey
  • Managing reservations and maximising covers
  • Managing the receptionists, delivering the highest standard of service at all times
  • Maintaining the high standards at all time of the restaurant
  • Ensuring all health and safety standards are in place
  • Supporting with day to day operational issues
  • Devising Rota and holidays

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Previous experience working in a comparative environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong management and organisational skills
  • A customer focused approach
  • The ability to work within deadlines

Immediate interview for successful candidates, please email with a CV and covering letter.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.