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Restaurant Manager - Startup

Woodbridge, Suffolk

The company

A newly refurbished town centre restaurant with excellent reputation


The job

As Restaurant Manager, you'll work with the owner to develop the F&B offering at the restaurant and take ownership of the front of house function of the business. The plan is for the restaurant to open 4-5 days per week and, possibly, without 'typical' service every day, resulting in sensible hours. You'll be tasked with building a team, alongside a Head Chef, and will be rewarded with a share of the profits as you spearhead the future success of the business. The restaurant has c.45 covers and an impressive outside space. You will receive administration support from the owner but will work towards a trusted working relationship of running the day-to-day functions.


What you'll need

Experience as a leader in hospitality

A hands-on and lead-by-example work style to deliver an exceptional performance and guest experience

Experience of managing restaurants and bars, leading and developing staff

Exceptional service delivery standards

A desire to develop the overall business alongside a Head Chef


Where you'll be based

The restaurant is based in Woodbridge town centre, a short walk from the train station


What you'll receive

- £32,000 - £34,000 per annum dependent on experience

- Profit share

- Opportunity to shape the future direction of the restaurant and push the boundaries of creativity

- Working 4-5 days per week (service times to be agreed)

- 28 days annual leave


Find out more

To discuss this position in more detail, please send your CV to or call 07983 967143.

All communication will be treated in complete confidence.


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