Venue Manager, The Starting Gate Café-bar, Eastbourne
37 hours per week, including some evenings and week-ends, term time only (Sept – June)
Brighton Students’ Union is a dynamic student-led, not-for-profit charity. Our mission is to improve student experience at the University of Brighton through the provision of excellent services, facilities and events.
We are looking for an exceptional Venue Manager to work with us at our Café-bar located on the Welkin Campus in Eastbourne. Working mainly Monday to Friday, but also some weekends and evenings, you will ensure the adequate operation of the Union Café-Bar areas during opening times. This is a challenging role, ensuring the adequate daily operation of the Café-Bar. Furthermore, you will be expected to increase footfall to the venue and engage with customers through effective marketing and promotion of products and offers. You will also be working closely with our Events Manager to develop a calendar of both regular and signature events
Working with student staff, you will also be managing the overall operation of the Café-Bar during evenings and week-ends. You will also know how to run a pub food offer and be familiar with food safety and licensing legislation and have a talent for developing and motivating staff.
Our ideal candidate should be enthusiastic and hard-working and keen to drive the business in a positive direction.
As well as offering a fun, flexible working environment based at our fabulous Eastbourne campus, staff benefits also include:
- Employer contributed Pension scheme.
- Generous holiday allowance including Christmas, Easter and summer weeks.
- Travel Loan Scheme for bus or rail travel card.
- Cycle-to-work loan scheme.
- Child Care Voucher Scheme.
- Access to University of Brighton facilities such as library, gym and online resources.
If you have a passion for achieving results, enjoy working in a friendly, team environment and want to progress your career then this is the job for you.
Please find the application form here, and the job description and person specification.
To apply, complete the application form and email it to us email@example.com.
Deadline for applications is Tuesday 29th August 2017 midnight.
Interviews will be held on Tuesday 5th September 2017.