Assistant Restaurant Manager (Ref: WPARM0708)

Woodcote Park, Epsom

Contract Type

29,612 pa

Closing date

Full Job Description

We are currently seeking a motivated Assistant Restaurant Manager to join the team at our Woodcote Park Clubhouse, near Epsom. You will provide vital support to the Manager in helping run the daily operations of our Restaurant facility, driven by the desire to provide excellent customer service and exceed expectations in the hospitality sector.

The Role

As Assistant Restaurant Manager you will be responsible for the daily supervision of the restaurant team, ensuring they are working effectively to achieve high standards of customer service and are constantly motivated to do so. You will help create a warm and welcoming atmosphere for our members and their guests by ensuring an adequate level of stock and staff are available at all times, and will work to ensure all visitors are kept abreast of current promotions and any new products available.

Working closely with the Restaurant Manager, you will ensure all mise en place is fully prepared on a daily basis, and will continuously strive for perfection in the cleanliness of the Restaurant facility in line with the Club's core values. In the absence of the Manager, you will take responsibility for the Restaurant's daily operation, including minimising any costs and balancing member's accounts at the end of each shift, ensuring all monies are handled carefully and correctly.

The Person

You will be certified in Basic Food Hygiene Level 1 & 2, and will be aware of licensing laws relevant to the Restaurant's daily operation. It is also vital you have proven experience in bar / restaurant work, ideally whilst managing a team. You must possess excellent communication skills and help motivate colleagues to exceed expectations every day, while displaying an inherent passion for customer service when conversing with our members and their guests.

The Royal Automobile Club embodies both the rich history of British motoring and the best tradition of private members’ clubs - prestigious yet always welcoming. Here at Woodcote Park, our clubhouse set in 350 acres of Surrey parkland near Epsom, we’re passionate about pioneering ever higher standards of dining, accommodation and sporting facilities.

When you join the Club, we’ll provide you with fantastic benefits including; a free local shuttle bus service from Epsom station to Woodcote Park, Perkbox discount scheme, a very generous pension scheme, employer paid health cash plan, free meals on duty and a genuine investment in your personal development.

Most importantly, you’ll share our values. We combine a passion for our heritage with a desire to achieve new levels of excellence. We exceed expectations, treat each other with respect, and ensure mutual trust is at the core of everything we do. If you can live these values, you’ll see your efforts recognised and your potential nurtured in an organisation that’s full of individuals who have come up through the ranks, learned new skills or taken their careers in surprising new directions.