Restaurant Management Jobs

Restaurant Management jobs involve working in hotels, restaurants and fast-food outlets to ensure customer satisfaction and the efficient and profitable operations of the establishment. A Restaurant Manager must possess good leadership and management skills to ensure a motivated workforce to supply a quality service. Restaurant managers will be in charge of all front of house operations and staff until entering the kitchen, at which point authority normally concedes to the head chef.  

Their main role is to ensure that front of house operations run smoothly and professionally. The responsibility for building a team of Waiters, Sommeliers and Bartenders belongs to them.  This team of staff will normally greet and tend to the needs and requirements of guests however a Restaurant Manager often welcomes guests and escorts them to their table personally. Often the Restaurant Manager will also organise table reservations. 

A Restaurant Managers should have a good knowledge of all dishes and wines, and must be able to divest this knowledge to those working with them. They will also be tasked with ordering all supplies for the front of house, from wines and spirits to napkins and straws.

They should be able to anticipate where problems might arise before they do, and will also be expected to deal with any customer complaints.

They will be able to recognise regular patrons to the restaurant and anticipate their likes/dislikes, and will have a heightened sense of diplomacy, discretion, and patience. 

Restaurant Manager responsibilities and duties

Daily duties include:

  • The recruitment, training and motivating of employees
  • Organising and supervising shifts
  • Performing quality control
  • Ensuring hygiene standards are adhered to
  • Ensuring health & safety processes are followed at all times

The possibilities are endless in hospitality and whilst Restaurant Managers often having to work long days and unsocial hours, salaries dependent on type, size and location of the employer can lean towards £25,000 per annum.

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Email the Hospitality & Catering Division at catering@stafffinders.co.uk.

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Job Listings

  1. Restaurant Manager

    Location: East Kilbride

    Salary: £25000 to £26000 p/a

    Category: Restaurant Management

    Stafffinders Hospitality are on the lookout for a talented Restaurant Manager to lead the front of house team at a 5* hotel located just outside Glasgow city centre, on a permanent basis.
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  2. Restaurant Manager

    Location: Glasgow Area

    Salary: £26000 p/a

    Category: Restaurant Management

    Stafffinders Hospitality is delighted to be working alongside our client based just outside Glasgow to find a talented and driven Restaurant Manager for their 5-star property, on a permanent basis.
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  3. Kitchen Porters

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £9.00 to £9.00 p/h

    Category: Catering Staff

    Stafffinders are currently on the lookout for dedicated Kitchen Porters and Kitchen Assistants, for various events, restaurants, hotels and other hospitality venues. These assignments are located in and around the Edinburgh area, many with immediate starts
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  4. Event Staff

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £8.91 to £9.00 p/h

    Category: Hospitality / Catering / Tourism

    A great opportunity has arisen for Kiosk staff to join our temporary staffing team in Glasgow. We are recruiting kiosk staff for our stadia and event space.
    Salary range: £8.91-£9.21 an hour.

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  5. Temporary Housekeepers and Cleaners (Training available)

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £9.00 p/h

    Category: Housekeeping

    Temporary Housekeepers and Cleaners - Edinburgh
     
    Stafffinders are seeking dedicated Housekeepers and Cleaners, to work immediately on ongoing temporary assignments in Edinburgh and the surrounding areas. These jobs are ongoing and available at a variety of different hospitality and care venues. Training for these positions can be provided.
     
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