Cafe Assistant Manager
Please Quote Reference Number 75287
  • Daytime hours only
  • Fantastic team culture
  • Career growth opportunities

  • About us

    We are Kings Garden Cafe, an exceptional 7-day cafe situated within the recent Orakei Bay development in Remuera. Passionate about great service, we are an energetic, friendly and fun team who love what we do. Our food offering is always on-trend and delicious, we use Mojo coffee on the best Synesso coffee machine and believe in only working with the best quality ingredients which ensures we are well-loved by our customers.

    The role

    With summer just around the corner we are experiencing huge growth across our stores and are now looking for an assistant manager to help us lead and grow our team. Duties include, but are not limited to:
    • Supervise the day-to-day operations of the cafe, and look after the café on the manager's days off
    • Assist in the training of new and existing staff
    • Lead by example to motivate staff and help us maintain our fantastic team culture
    • Ensure our policies and procedures are upheld with a smile
    • Have creative input into the menu offering and the way we do things, helping to identify ways we can improve
    About you

    Ideally, you'll have the following qualities:
    • Experience leading a team, or have been working in hospitality for at least three years and are ready to take the next step up
    • Ability and confidence to direct and problem-solve under pressure
    • Positive, fun, hardworking attitude and know how to have a good laugh
    • Have a passion for and knowledge of great food
    • Barista experience preferred
    • Available to work on a 7 day rotating roster, including weekends and public holidays
    • Have the right to work in New Zealand
    We are committed to supporting you in your hospitality career and offer competitive remuneration, full training, lots of opportunities for growth, and great staff discounts and benefits. But most of all, we are a lively and fun bunch of people passionate about great hospitality, so if this sounds like you - then apply now!

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