- Careers -

Restaurant Manager

Closing Date: Ongoing

Why Book Direct Icon Reasons to Book Direct Why Book Direct Close Icon

The best deals and perks only when you book your hotel stay direct

  • Full English breakfast included in all packages
  • Our price match guarantee
  • No hidden booking costs
  • Priority upgrade to the next room category
  • Free Parking
  • Free high-speed WiFi
  • Access to exclusive offers

Food & Beverage

Restaurant Manager

Closing Date: Ongoing
Salary: Competitive

Management experience for a minimum of 70 dining covers

The highest attention to detail, leading your team to deliver exceptional standards

Have excellent organisational skills with clear, distinct briefing and delegation skills

Apply Now

SbN Staff Benefits

28 days holiday on a pro-rata basis

Regular training and career progression opportunities

Free lunch or dinner served daily

Reduced gym or golf membership for the first year, which is free thereafter

Staff rate on overnight stays

Discover Service Excellence

We have an exciting opportunity to recruit a Manager in our Award Winning Lakes Restaurant at Stoke by Nayland Hotel and Golf & Spa.

Working as part of the Food & Beverage Team and reporting to the Head of Food and Beverage. We are looking for a hands-on, energetic manager, who will lead our team by example. The successful candidate will bring with them excellent service standards, and a tremendous passion for detail.

The hotel is based in a stunning location on the Essex, Suffolk boarder. Serving breakfast, afternoon tea and dinner whilst overlooking our fabulous lakes and PGA Golf courses. This vibrant restaurant transforms from a relaxing afternoon tea to a bustling evening venue for our hotel guests, and diners from the local area.

We are looking for someone with a bubbly, positive personality who can build an instant rapport with our guest. As well as being exceptionally well organised you will have the ability to multi task, delegate and manage whilst always maintaining the epitome of calm.

You will have experience of managing a busy and vibrant dining operation, dealing with groups and individuals is a must. This is a hands on role and will suit a motivated individual who has a positive outlook and natural interest in learning new skills.

This is the perfect opportunity for an up and coming driven personality, who is looking to develop as part of our internal development and succession program, as well as make a name for themselves.

The successful candidate will be responsible for

  • Overall day-to-day running of the restaurant
  • Managing the operational aspects of the Lakes Restaurant
  • Excellent communication with Kitchen Team
  • Organising and training staff at all levels
  • Development of Assistant Manager, Supervisors and staff
  • Developing and maintaining standards
  • Daily operational communication to all relevant departments
  • Staff briefs of food service with kitchen team, station allocations and wine & drinks staff
  • Billing and invoicing controls to accounts department
  • Monthly equipment stock take and control of purchasing and par stock levels
  • Short & long term planning in conjunction with the Restaurants & Lounge Manager and Food & Beverage Team

What We’re Looking For

  • Management experience for minimum 70 cover dining
  • The highest attention to detail, leading your team to deliver exceptional standards
  • Good knowledge of contemporary food and wine
  • Have excellent organisational skills with clear, distinct briefing and delegation skills
  • The ability to deliver a 5-star experience to all guests
  • A strong motivator and team leader

Additional Information

As part of the Food & Beverage Team you will be expected to work five days out of seven, including weekends, early shifts, though mainly lunch and dinner service.

This role offers a competitive salary as well as exciting additional employee benefits. When applying please also give details of present salary and salary expectations.

SbN Staff Benefits

28 days holiday on a pro-rata basis

Regular training and career progression opportunities

Free lunch or dinner served daily

Reduced gym or golf membership for the first year, which is free thereafter

Staff rate on overnight stays

Contact Details

T: 01206 262836

E: hr@stokebynayland.com

A: Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa, Keepers Lane, Leavenheath, Colchester, Essex, CO6 4PZ

Interested? Apply Now

The best deals only when you book direct

Reasons to Book Direct

The best deals and perks only when you book your hotel stay direct

SbN

Sign Up to Our Newsletter

Sign up and we'll keep you up to date with all of our latest news and offers!