Deputy Restaurant Manager

  • Job Reference: 00005833-1
  • Date Posted: 10 October 2023
  • Recruiter: Jason S Watson limited
  • Location: Antrim
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Up to £35k plus Bonus
  • Sector: Restaurant Management
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Helen Keating
  • Email:
  • Telephone: +44 (0) 1372 289565

Job Description


This is an exciting opportunity to join an established brand in a high-volume, all-day dining operation as a Deputy Restaurant Manager. This leading brand already has an exceptional reputation for offering quality fresh food, excellent service and standards, and strong values around people.

The ideal candidate will have gained at least 2 years of experience as an Assistant / Deputy Manager in a premium, high-volume branded restaurant chain, or as a Food and Beverage Manager in a hotel chain or volume restaurant operation. We are looking for commercially astute Deputy Managers who have a proven track record and can demonstrate examples of delivering bottom-line performance in high-turnover restaurant operations.

You will be responsible for a circa 300-cover restaurant with a large team, including Supervisors both front and back of house, and upwards of 30 staff. You must enjoy being visible and engaging with customers and staff in the restaurant. You should be able to effectively lead, motivate, develop, and coach the team to consistently deliver excellent customer service and standards.

Strong analytical skills are essential as you will be responsible for all aspects of finance in the restaurant, including sales, gross profit, stock control, staff wages, and controllable expenditure. We are looking for an excellent people manager with a team focus who can identify and monitor the training needs of the team and take an active role in developing and coaching people.

This is a lovely company to work for, and it offers a very high-profile role, providing dynamic and ambitious candidates with the opportunity to progress! You will need to be extremely well-organized and able to work under considerable pressure every day, as you will be responsible for delivering exceptional service throughout the day to multiple guests.

The package on offer comprises a highly competitive basic salary of up to £35k. Interviews are available immediately.

Due to the high volume of applications, we regret that only candidates meeting the above criteria will be contacted. Please ensure you stay up to date with all new roles by visiting our website or following @jswhospitality on Twitter.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: Up to £35,000.00 per year



  • Canteen
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • Free parking
  • Housing allowance
  • On-site parking
  • Relocation assistance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus scheme