Assistant Restaurant & Bar Manager

Scenic Hotel Group

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier is looking for an experienced Restaurant & Bar professional to help lead our dynamic team.

Do you also have a track record in delivering a high standard of customer service in a timely manner? Are you a visionary with a real passion for developing a collaborative team? Do you have solid leadership skills and are ready to step into a senior manager role? If you have the above qualities we would love to hear from you!
The Role
We are seeking an experienced food & beverage professional to step up and help take our Restaurant & Bar team to the next level. Reporting to the Restaurant & Bar Manager, our successful applicant will be responsible for ensuring the team is delivering the best quality customer service to ensure our customers have a world-class experience. Ensuring the day to day running of the department, you will be key in helping inspire and train a fun yet dedicated team, including oversight of our Restaurant & Bar Supervisors and Restaurant Attendants.

If you are not currently living nearby, don’t be alarmed, we can accommodate you with our newly established staff village, catering for both singles and couples.
The ideal candidate will:
  • demonstrate excellent attention to detail and deliver that wow factor to our international and domestic guests.
  • help take charge of the day to day running of the department by developing innovative ideas.
  • a keen eye for detail and excellent communication skills.
  • hold an LCQ qualification and preferably have your General Managers certificate.
  • at a MINIMUM of 3 years experience as an Assistant Restaurant Manager or Restaurant Supervisor in a hotel environment, AND at least 6 years of operational hospitality experience, and a positive attitude.
Where will I work?
Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier is close to the edge of one of New Zealand's most spectacular natural attractions, welcoming you to this enticing and dramatic region. Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier sits at the edge of the Westland World Heritage Park, and is just moments from one of New Zealand's most spectacular natural attractions, the Franz Josef Glacier. Your time will be made even more memorable by the many natural wonders in the area. Just be sure to bring your camera!
About the company
At Scenic Hotel Group ( we pride ourselves on offering true Kiwi hospitality at our 18 hotels in New Zealand and the Pacific. From Paihia to Dunedin to Alofi our three brands, Heartland Hotels, Scenic Hotels and Te Waonui Forest Retreat, offer distinct levels of quality, comfort and value