General Manager, Long Arm Short Arm, Welwyn Garden City



We are currently recruiting for a General Manager to run the Long Arm Short Arm in Lemsford, near Welwyn Garden City.  The pub is an archetypal British country pub that has become famous for its Sunday carvery which attracts guests from the surrounding area and further afield.  Sales average £10k per week of which 50% is food, operating on the McMullen 2-4-1 concept.  The right Manager will have good food knowledge, experience of managing a community business and be passionate about finding ways to drive sales and attract more guests to this wonderful pub.

Key General Manager Activities

  • Understanding the guests needs and responding to market demand
  • Flawless execution of the offer
  • Creation of sales driving activity on a regular basis
  • Coaching and guiding the team - to get the best out of them every day
  • Financial management of the business to deliver profit growth
  • All aspects of licensing, food and health & safety compliance in line with the law

Salary and Benefits

  • Salary:  £28,000 per year, dependent on experience
  • Accommodation: 3 bedroom flat
  • Company contributory pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Good bonus scheme
  • Team discount card

If you are interested please visit the site before applying to register your interest.  Please note that this site would be suitable for a first appointment and therefore applications from Assistant Managers are welcome.  If you are a current General Manager, please contact your Area Manager first.

Closing Date for Applications: 9th October 2019

Contract type:
Up to £28,000 per year (Depending on experience)
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Contact Information


18 Lemsford Village, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 7TN
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01707 322401
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