Cafe Team Leader

    Website The Frothy Bike Co.

    The Frothy Bike Company is a startup bike shop, workshop, licenced café & event space coming to Dumfries centre in Spring 2019,  we are looking for a, self-motivated individual to lead our café.

    Are you an experienced cafe or restaurant manager/supervisor looking for a new challenge with an independent? If so we would love to hear from you. We strive to serve exceptional coffee & teas, hearty and healthy food and snacks – delivered with exceptional customer service in a friendly relaxed environment.

    Your role will be hands on, front of house. You will lead the smooth running of the cafe with up to two Assistants and support the Kitchen Lead as required.

    Personal attributes

    Problem solver with a positive outlook & great communication skills
    Natural team leader with a personable and responsible attitude to teamwork
    Affinity for great food and drink
    Environmental and cost conscious

    Key responsibilities

    Opening and closing the café/shop
    Maintaining the cafe area and serving customers
    Operating tills and cash reconciliation
    Ordering stock & training staff
    Leading by example and setting high standards
    Addressing and resolving customer enquiries and complaints

    Ideal candidate

    At least two years experience in a food service supervisory/management role
    Barista trained
    Hold a personal alcohol licence
    Knowledge of food safety management systems (HACCP)
    Have REHIS Level 2 or equivalent
    Experienced in budget management, purchasing and developing supplier relationships.

    We will be open 7 days a week, we therefore have two positions available to fulfill this role covering 07:30 – 18:30hrs daily. There will be some flexibility with the hours for each role, however it is envisaged that a 30-40hr contract will be given with a half day overlap. There will also be the opportunity for very occasional evening work for events. Salary dependent on experience.

    The Frothy Bike Co will do everything possible to support the successful candidates in their roles and as a small company we believe in nurturing a great, friendly team working environment overall with a strong emphasis on positive values and behaviours. If you think you would fit into this environment and want to apply, please send us a CV and covering letter detailing the following information;

    Why you wish to work for The Frothy Bike Co.
    Days/hours available to work
    Deadline 10th March midnight. Email your application to

    For any queries or to discuss this role further, contact Ross on 07842875123.

    Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK and provide evidence of such upon request. Applicants will also be required to provide contact details for suitable references.

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