Bovingdons - Assistant Cafe Manager

Location: London
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: up to £23-£25,500


Cafe Assistant Manager


Job description


We’re looking for a café assistant manager to help us at three locations: Drawing Room Café, set in the stunning gardens of Fulham Palace by the ThamesFlotsam & Jetsam at Dulwich Picture Gallery and Nonsuch Pantry in Nonsuch Park, near Cheam. We’re open every day and serve delicious hot and cold lunches, teas and coffees, cakes, and ice creams.


As the Café Assistant Manager, you will be passionate about providing the highest standard of customer service. You will be responsible for helping lead and motivate the cafe team and help to drive and increase sales on site.


The Café Assistant Manager’s key responsibilities include:

• Lead café team and daily cafe operations
• Accelerate growth of sales of driving café revenue initiatives
• Following café SOPs and adhering to all health and safety/food and hygiene protocols to company standards
• Complete opening and closing duties including daily cleaning schedules, cashing out, locking up, etc.
• Communicate with café manager ensuring total customer satisfaction and supply relevant feedback
• Liaise with the café manager and kitchen team to ensure organization for daily food and beverage service
• To take ownership and resolve any problems to the best of their capabilities
• Support with ordering stock and cost control


The ideal candidate will be:

• Passionate about food and coffee
• Friendly and outgoing
• An excellent leader, able to train, motivate and retain a great team
• Familiar with best practices of H&S and food hygiene (HACCP procedures)
• Barista trained

This is a lovely opportunity to work in a great team in a fabulous location to gain some great skills and experience. 

Bovingdons is an Equal Opportunities Employer and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £23,000.00-£25,500.00 per year