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Managing Director - Quality Restaurant / café Brand

Managing Director – Quality Restaurant / café Brand

Business: Small group (10 sites) of café / restaurants with ambitious growth plans

Location: Currently London based, MD must have easy commute daily to central London

Salary: £90,000 to £150,000 base salary depending on experience + bonus + great equity!!!

We are working with a great company, who have a quality product and a small group of stylish, premium cafes/ restaurants.  With a new round of funding in place and an ambitious plan for growth, the founder is very keen to bring on board a Managing Director to steer the growth.

The founder if not a hospitality expert and will focus going forward on investment, new funding, acquisitions and property while supporting the MD in driving the overall business.  The founder feel the business needs a MD who has proven experience scaling hospitality businesses and can drive the quality and product while delivering steady growth.

The hope is to delivery great growth followed by an exit in 5 years which the incoming MD will share the reward in through great equity stake.

It’s a lovely business who work so collaboratively with their passionate team to create a top notch product.

They also truly committed to their values of sustainability of sourcing and packaging and strive to create an inclusive and vibrant work place.

Key Objectives of the role:


  • To lead, support and develop the current operation in line with the Brand culture and vision.

    The Managing Director will seamlessly align with and lead the Senior Leadership Team working collaboratively on existing and future business goals.
  • To assist the CEO/Founder in identifying suitable locations and acquisitions for expansion of the brand, acting as a Project Manager for new locations when required.
  • Assume ownership and manage relationships with key members of the Senior Leadership Team - Heads of Departments will be the direct reports to the Managing Director.

    Lead, develop and mentor high performing teams committed to delivering the clear goals.
  • To take full responsibility for the overall operation and services provided including marketing, e-commerce and the online experience.
  • Manage, maintain and upkeep all current Houses to the highest of standards- creating a holistic hospitality experience for our patrons.
  • Be the point of escalation and final decision maker on all Brand policies and procedures relating to employees, customers, and partners.
  • The Managing Director will own and articulate the UK Operations business vision, acting as the brand champion and maintain integrity  across the business.

    The successful candidate will represent the business with domestic partners and stakeholders and as required, represent the UK business in the press and other public platforms/forums.

If you feel this role would suite your experience, please do reach out to Hollie and click to apply today!!!!

Hollie Jackson, Lead Consultant @ COREcruitment



  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £90k - 150k per year + bonus + great equity!!!
  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Other
  • Recruiter: COREcruitment
  • Tel: 0207 790 2666
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: HJ999501644
  • Posted: 2022-05-09 17:01:24 -

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