Deputy Manager

Location: 26 Oldham Street, Manchester, M1 1JN
Salary: Based on experience and to be discussed at interview
Hours: Permanent, Full-time

Our vision is to be the best small independent venue for live music whilst being a warm, welcoming venue for everyone. We are looking for someone that aligns to and contributes towards our vision.

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and talented Deputy Manager to join the team at Manchester’s leading grassroots and historic music venue offering the best in live music, entertainment, food and drink. We are looking for an enthusiastic, trustworthy, hardworking individual to drive both wet and dry sales and move the business forward. You’ll need to be customer facing and bring your own vibe to the venue.

You’ll also need to understand our diverse customer base, build rapport and continue developing an environment that appeals to them, artists and creatives alike.

Contribute towards new product and service offerings. Notice trends and react accordingly.

You will have likely worked in hospitality previously with an impeccable record and have an extensive drinks knowledge. You’ll know about cellar management and operation, food prep and the relevant H&S compliance

Maintain and strengthen professional relationships between you and your team and with Management. Mentor and inspire others around you. Lead by example. Excellent and effective communication with Management and in-house Promotions Team.

In return we offer:
• An amazing, fun, vibrant space to work, at the very heart of the creative community
• Friendly team of staff to work alongside and support you
• Bring your own ideas to the table
• Gigs, club nights on your nights off
• Staff discount on drinks and food
• Monthly payroll and workplace pension
• 28 days Holiday Allowance

Please send your CV and covering letter to

Job re-posted 12/July/21