Assistant Coffee Shop Manager

George Street is the smartest address in Edinburgh’s New Town, and Burr & Co.sits prominently here. Part of the Principal Hotel, Burr & Co. offers an exquisite coffee experience in our informal and relaxed coffee shop. Burr& Co. are proud to be part of Edinburgh’s vibrant coffee culture. Our beans are ethically sourced, freshly roasted every week and turned into delicious cups of coffee by our passionate team.

Main purpose of the role:

Working along side the Coffee Shop Manager, you will ensure that the overall quality and profitability of Burr & Co., along with service standards and staff motivation, are maintained and are continually improving.You’ll be involved with everything from training, stock control, marketing and recruitment, in order to ensure the best F&B experience for our customers.

The ideal Candidate:

  • Having experience in speciality coffee is essential for this position.
  • You will be calm and have the ability to cope within a fast-paced, high volume environment.
  • You will be responsible for the day-to-day managing of the coffee shop, keeping displays well stocked, ensuring presentation and quality of food and drink is of a high standard.
  • Having knowledge of driving sales revenue and payroll control is required as you will represent the manager in meeting in their absence.
  • You will be a natural leader who motivates the team and enhance a positive working environment.
  • A competitive salary
  • 31 days holiday each year, including bank holidays (this increases annually up to a maximum of 33 days)
  • Hotel based incentive schemes
  • Voluntary benefits including discounts on some travel, leisure time activities, health, retail and motoring
  • Discounted accommodation within the group with colleague rates at our other hotels
  • Long service awards which increase with service
  • Excellent training and development opportunities within both the hotel and the company
  • Financial rewards for delivering sensational service
  • Free meals on duty
  • 25% discount on food in Printing Press Bar & Kitchen
  • 25% discount in Burr&Co.

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