Restaurant Managers 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. 

Duties of a Restaurant Manager

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

Restaurant Managers have to be prepared to work long days and unsocial hours.  Their salary will be dependent on the type, size and location of the employer but in general they can earn upwards of £16,000.

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  1. Bartenders Needed

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Hospitality / Catering / Tourism

    Stafffinders are currently recruiting for Bartenders in the Glasgow area to work for vaiorus pretigious hotels, restaurants and holiday parks.

    Your duties will include: 

    Serving customers 
    Cleaning the general area 
    Pouring drinks 
    Providing excellent customer service 
    Stock Replenishment 

    Please call Lauren in Hospitality for moRe details or Apply today!

  2. Restaurant Supervisor

    Location: East Lothian

    Salary: £21000 to £21000 p/a

    Category: Restaurant Management

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  3. Front of House

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £8.00 p/h

    Category: Catering Staff

    Stafffinders are looking for Front Of House staff to work for various prestigious companies, assisting with events, functions and festivals as well as general evening catering service. 

    Your duties will include:

    Serving Food
    Serving Drinks 
    Providing excellent customer service 
    Cleaning the general area
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    For more information please ...

  4. PVG Cook

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £9.00 p/h

    Category: Chefs and Cooks

    Stafffinders are recruiting for cooks to work in various Care Homes, Nurseries and Schools. 

    Your duties will include:

    Food Preparation 
    lone Cheffing 
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    You will need

    6months+ experience working within Care homes/Nurseries 
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  5. Kitchen porter - Ayrshire

    Location: Ayr

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Hospitality / Catering / Tourism

    Stafffinders are actively looking for Kitchen Porters in the Ayrshire area to work in various companies. You will be accompanying the kitchen area making sure service runs smoothly. 

    Your duties will include: 

    Mopping
    plate/cutlery polishing 
    wiping surfaces
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    Hours will be varied dependant on what function ...

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