General Manager

Company: Marstons
Location: Derbyshire
Job Ref.: MAR2587
Job Title: General Manager
Hours: Full time
Salary: Available on request
Date Posted: November 19, 2018
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The Catchems is a community local pub on a busy thoroughfare in Swadlincote. Food is a very important element of the operation and the pub has a strong reputation for sports viewing as it benefits from Sky and BT Sports.  The large car park provides ample space for customers and it could also be utilised for family fun days and music festivals.

We are passionate about delivering an excellent guest experience in our pubs and we’re looking for experienced, commercially-minded managers who share this mind-set. 

Our community pubs are famous for their commitment to being at the heart of the local community. Each pub has an offer developed with its customers in mind, whether that’s a great food menu, an exciting range of drinks, regular events or live sports. Our community pubs focus on the needs of local people, ensuring they have a great experience every time they visit. 

The Ideal General Manager

To be successful in this role you will need to have previous management experience within the hospitality, retail or leisure sectors and a proven track record in implementing profit-driving sales ideas. You will be passionate about the industry and up for the challenge of being the driving force behind a community based pub, developing the business through your experience and knowledge. 

In addition to these skills, you will need:

  • A Personal Licence
  • Experience of managing and developing a team, ideally within the hospitality, leisure or retail sectors
  • High operational standards
  • Experience of taking full responsibility for profit and loss
  • Good organisation and communication skills

Benefits & Reward

Our managed house estate is incredibly varied and includes both destination food pubs and community focused ones. We’re also famous for our industry leading new build programme. Working for Marston’s as a managed partner means working for a market-leading company that offers a great working environment. We recognise and reward hard work and encourage development at all levels, providing excellent training and development opportunities. 

We offer a first-class package inclusive of:

  • Employed by Marston’s with a competitive salary and bonus scheme
  • High quality live-in accommodation (when included)
  • 20% discount on food and hotel accommodation in participating sites
  • Company contributory pension with life assurance
  • Private healthcare (after a qualifying period)
  • Save as you earn scheme
  • Childcare vouchers