Restaurant Manager

£27,000 - £32,000 yearly
  • Townsend
  • Whitechapel, London, UK
  • Feb 04, 2020
Full-time Front of House: General Manager Front of House: Restaurant Manager Front of House: Assistant Manager

About us

A modern British dining room and café from Nick Gilkinson featuring an evolving menu of creatively constructed seasonal dishes. Head Chef Joe Fox (ex Petersham Nurseries, HIX Restaurants). Set within the historic Whitechapel Gallery in Aldgate, the menu at Townsend changes daily and focuses on showcasing high quality British produce alongside an evolving wine list. 

Role description

We are looking for someone to come in and set the standards at Townsend, someone who is the life and soul of the restaurant, leads by example and makes sure staff and guests are looked after well! 



Responsibilities will include:

- Overseeing daily operations

- Creating weekly rotas and training staff as well as help create standards 

- Communicating effectively with all members of staff

- Oversee weekly tasks (e.g. ordering stock) and  month end tasks (e.g. Stocktake)

- Managing Resy booking system and replying to email enquiries

Ideal candidate

We are looking for an experienced hospitality worker who is 

· Passionate about looking after people, food and wine

· Enthusiastic, positive and motivated

· Has strong communication and leadership skills

· Is well organised, able to multitask and show initiative

· Well-presented and personable


Perks, incentives or benefits offered

  • Closed on Mondays and weekend evenings
  • Tips/service charge split evenly

Preferred starting date

Feb 04, 2020