Operations Director - Retail & Restaurant Business

London, South East England, EC1
£130,000 per annum
02 Feb 2019
09 Mar 2019
Professional / Specialist
Contract Type

Operations Director - Retail & Restaurant Business

Salary: up to £130,000 basic plus excellent package and bonus

Location: National role - preferred London & South

The Company:

We are working with an established restaurant concession business. Their focus is on own brand and excellent franchise partners with leading brands. This group has vision and drive and has excellent investment to see them through this stage of growth.

Operations Director Role -

  • Overseeing up to 80 sites with T/O circa £180 million

  • Helping in the overall business strategy for the group, specifically focusing on restaurant and food brand partnerships

  • Key points for this role are to attract a solid, up and coming operator, someone who can embody the company vision and to support and inspire a team.

  • This is not just about maintaining but also growth, new concepts, new initiatives and development of new brands.

  • This role demands a certain character - you will be dealing heavily with senior clients and third parties.

  • Ensure that the management teams are properly supported to fulfil their roles- supporting business managers to increase overall profitability

  • Working on PR and Marketing and relationship building

  • Work in collaboration to bring on board, new and emerging food concepts.

The Operations Director Person will be:

  • Forward thinking a truly invested in the industry

  • Strategic and culturally aligned with the business

  • Needs to have a dynamic career background with a mixture of F&B management, senior restaurant operations and Commercial understanding

  • Excellent financial understanding, knowledge of franchise would be advantageous

  • Third party relationships are beneficial

  • New openings experience is essential

  • Success story - clear progression & stability

  • Excellent team leading and mentorship skills

Operations Director - Retail & Restaurant Business

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