Café Manager

Private Company

Randwick, NSW

Posted 1/14/2021

Priding ourselves on being one of Sydney's most popular artisan bakeries, offering a fresh seasonal menu featuring European and Mediterranean influenced dishes, The Trustee For Reg Randwick Unit Trust t/as Bake Bar have locations across Sydney including Randwick, Rose Bay and Double Bay and we are actively recruiting for all locations. Currently seek a full-time (38hr/wk) Café Manager.

Responsibilities and tasks:

  • Opening and closing the Cafe, including management of staff arrivals and departures for shifts
  • Café concierge, ensuring customers are greeted and seated appropriately, taking reservations from customers
  • Liaising with chefs on each day’s menu and fulfillment requirements
  • Recording stock levels and ordering stock, if required, in conjunction with chefs
  • Handling of day-to-day financial transactions, opening and close cash register
  • Maintaining standards of cleanliness and hygiene protocols
  • Managing maintenance of cafe equipment including furniture
  • Menu planning and pricing, regularly assessed in conjunction with chefs and management
  • Assisting with staff selection process, including interviews and on-the-job training
  • Providing appropriate service to customers, handling compliments and complaints
  • Generally overseeing the restaurant functions and resolving any issues, reporting to management where necessary
  • Managing special functions held by the restaurant
  • Managing staff meetings
  • Ensuring Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S) policies and procedures are followed by all Café staff
  • Ensuring health regulations are upheld and the health regulation record is kept up to date and in order
  • Inspecting dining facilities to ensure they comply with health regulations and are in a suitable, clean and functional state for customers
  • Assisting staff by order taking
  • Communicating with and maintaining a good working relationship with management

Required skills and attributes:

  • A level of skill commensurate with a degree, advanced diploma or diploma, plus 2 years of relevant experience, or alternatively, at least 3 years of relevant work experience as a Café or Restaurant Manager in the hospitality industry in lieu of any formal qualification(s)
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a high pressure environment
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience managing staff in a busy café or restaurant

Salary: $55,000 - $65,000 plus superannuation

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