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General Manager - Glorious Waterside Pub

Job Type: Pub – Management

Location: The Anchor

Salary £48-50K + bonus + benefits
Glorious Anchor at Pyrford Lock
Adjacent to Pyrford Lock and situated on the banks of the Wey Navigation Canal, a short distance from Woking, as well as the flagship garden of the Royal Horticultural Society at Wisley, the Anchor is a perfect example of the traditional quintessential English country pub. With a beautiful terrace that runs along the waterside, the pub is glorious in the summer months and in the winter with its roaring log fires and oak beamed conservatory; it continues to attract Guests with its cosy charm. Popular with walkers, locals and a true destination pub offering fine food and drink in stunning surroundings - the Anchor has it all. We are seeking a big personality to lead our wonderful team in delivering the huge potential of this well established and totally amazing, high energy destination pub
Your Rewards:
  • Up to £50K salary + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
  • Lead an awesome hospitality business
  • Highly achievable bonus scheme
  • Recognition, we value and appreciate every individual
  • Excellent job security and career progression
  • All the support you need to succeed
Be part of something very special, apply if you're:
  • An inspirational leader who thrives in the spotlight of a high profile and challenging operation
  • Knowledgeable about quality food and drink with an eye for detail
  • A strategic thinker with a proven record of business development within a branded context
  • Diligent about ensuring that routine procedures are followed
  • Well presented with good judgement and an analytical approach to problem solving
  • Ready to support Op's Management in developing the Anchor and its team to their full potential
  • Driven to develop and maintain a perfect guest focus
  • Highly motivated and enthusiastic about hospitality
  • Seeking an employer that recognizes and rewards ambition, commitment and talent
Previous experience and knowledge of managing large hospitality operations with a high volume food profile is essential. If you have the skills, drive and commitment to thrive in this prestige, exciting and rewarding role apply today.
Knowledge, skills and attributes required:
  • Inspirational leadership
  • A minimum of 3 years experience in charge of a premium high volume food led business
  • A proven record of business development in seasonal trade
benefits you'll get:
  • Excellent bonus scheme and full range of lifestyle benefits
  • Be appreciated as the leader of a stunning H&W business
Where you'll work:

The Anchor

The Anchor

A stunning canal-side country pub near Woking

Located next to Pyrford Lock, on the banks of the Wey Navigation canal, the Anchor is a lovely example of a traditional, Surrey country pub with stunning waterside views. With a beautiful terrace that runs along the canal, the pub is glorious in the summer months, and in the winter its roaring log fires and oak-beamed conservatory offer plenty in the way of cosy charm, making it the perfect place to combine with a visit to RHS Garden Wisley nearby.

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