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CEO needed for a Luxury Restaurant in Mayfair - up to £100k

CEO, Luxury high-end Restaurant, Mayfair - up to £100k immediately available

Your Company

Our client owns a vibrant restaurant in the middle of Mayfair featuring contemporary renditions of classic Italian recipes (some passed down over 100 years) alongside signature cocktails and an expansive 130-strong wine list. Our client is looking to recruit a CEO to manage their 2 restaurants. The company prides itself on delivering a contemporary, inviting atmosphere and an eclectic interior.

The ideal candidate will be able to manage the clients restaurant portfolio as if it were their own business, ensuring the areas run efficiently, effectively and profitably and will be responsible for management of the facilities onsite. The candidate will be able to place customer service at the forefront of everything they do whilst ensuring health and safety standards are adhered to at all times.

Your new role

We are looking for an experienced Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to supervise and control all strategic and business aspects of the company. You will be the first in command in the company and responsible for giving the proper strategic direction as well as creating a vision for success.
To thrive as a CEO you must be a prudent manager and an inspiring leader. The ideal candidate will have a strong financial background and will have a business mindset and will be able to see the “big picture” in a variety of settings. They will take actions to enhance the company’s cash flow while keeping the human factor in perspective.
The goal is to drive the company’s development and guide it towards long-term success.
• Develop high quality business strategies and plans ensuring their alignment with short-term and long-term objectives
• Lead and motivate subordinates to advance employee engagement develop a high performing managerial team
• Develop and introduce new departments within the Head Office e.g. Finance, HR and Sales & Marketing
• Oversee all operations and business activities to ensure they produce the desired results and are consistent with the overall strategy and mission
• Make high-quality investing decisions to advance the business and increase profits
• Enforce adherence to legal guidelines and in-house policies to maintain the company’s legality and business ethics
• Review financial and non-financial reports to devise solutions or improvements
• Analyse problematic situations and occurrences and provide solutions to ensure company survival and growth
• Maintain a deep knowledge of the markets and industry of the company
What you'll need to succeed
• Proven experience as CEO or in similar managerial experience
• Have previously worked and managed a variety of restaurants including luxury high-end dining (Michelin plate preferred).
• Experienced in developing infrastructure and logistics
• Experience in developing profitable strategies and implementing vision
• Strong understanding of corporate finance and performance management principles
• Must have experience within retail chain creation, development and management within the UK
• Familiarity with diverse business functions such as marketing, PR, finance etc.
• In-depth knowledge of corporate governance and general management best practices
• An entrepreneurial mindset with outstanding organisational and leadership skills
• Analytical abilities and problem-solving skills
• Excellent communication and public speaking skills

What you'll get in return

• Basic Salary of up to £100k
• 28 days holiday (including Bank Holidays)
• Pension scheme
• 40-45 hour contract
• Restaurant Discount

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, I look forward to reviewing your application!


Summary

Job type:
Permanent
Industry
Retail & Consumer Goods
Location
London
Specialism
Retail Management
Pay
£80,000
Ref:
3668500
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Josie Moore, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in London City

4th Floor, 107 Cheapside

Telephone: 02034650156

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