General Manager

Company: Marstons
Location: Corby, Northamptonshire
Job Ref.: 19622
Job Title: General Manager
Hours: Full time
Salary: Available on request
Date Posted: October 17, 2022
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General Manager
Marston’s is one of the UK’s largest and most beloved pub chains and today, we operate more than 1,300 pubs, bars and hotels. 

Now, we’re on the lookout for a great General Manager to take charge at the Harpers Brook and lead the team to success!

Have you got what it takes?
It’s true, being a Pub Manager is demanding but the people make it much more than just a job. Brimming with energy and ideas, you’ll add touches of your personality to your pub and think of new ways to delight and excite your customers. You’ll thrive off growing your business and have a ‘lead from the front’ mentality and passion for nurturing your team.

As a General Manager you’ll:

  • Care about finding, growing and engaging your team.
  • Be accountable for running all aspects of your pub.
  • Be passionate about doing the right thing for your staff and your customers.
  • Dream big and think differently about new ways to increase sales and growth.
  • Celebrate and create a buzz by sharing enjoyable experiences.

Are we right for you?
From cosy locals to pub-restaurants, our destination businesses serve up an award-winning selection of pub classics and innovative new dishes. What’s more, our impressive drinks portfolio combines well-known brands, like Estrella and Hobgoblin, with outstanding craft ales and beers. Add a dash of our unique Marston’s atmosphere and we have the ingredients to make every visit a fantastic experience for our customers. The same goes for our people and as one of our General Managers you’ll find a premium blend of challenge, security and career progression. And whenever you need support or guidance advice from your area manager, you’ll find their door is always open.

About the pub

The Harpers Brook is a spacious pub which boasts a large bar area, separate dining area and a sports area with a pool table. It also features outside seating and a smoking area as well as a large carpark surrounding the pub.

Situated on a large housing estate this is a local pub with a local feel, the pub is is next to a variety of local shops. The pub has gathered a large base of regulars and at the weekend the pub can get really busy but is always friendly. 

On a payday weekend the pub will have live entertainment which are always fantastic occasions. The Harpers Brook does some excellent food sales through a a large kitchen through an excellent team. We have just invested in adding Sky Sports to BT and anticipate this to be really popular.
The pub is close to local shops which does attract guests before and after they visit the Harpers. Although not much passing trade the reputation of the pub compensates for this.
There is a full senior team in place including Assistant Manager, 2 Supervisors, Head Chef and strong kitchen team. 

The site benefits from very spacious and well looked after accommodation. It features 3 large bedrooms, large kitchen, large dining room and bathroom. It also comes with a separate accommodation ideal  for a head chef/assistant manager. It could also be used for family.

What you get

At Marston’s we’re one big family. We put our people first, which is why we offer real benefits including:

  • Potential to earn bonus
  • Access to a pension scheme
  • On-site accommodation
  • Private healthcare
  • Award winning training and development

    We’re committed to support our people to progress and develop their career with us - making this the perfect role for our internal Aspire candidates to apply for