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Deputy General Manager - Ghillie Dhu - Edinburgh

£25,000 to £29,500 including tips and bonus - Management - Operations
Ref: 3138 Date Posted: Wednesday 04 Aug 2021
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Deputy General Manager – Ghillie Dhu- Edinburgh


Scotsman Hospitality is a privately owned and operated business which focusses on a bold and brave approach to delivering customer experiences which challenge the status quo. 

Ghillie Dhu is a stunning Scottish bar in Edinburgh offering a traditional Scottish experience, with weekly ceilidhs and hearty Scottish food & drink. Our Auditorium is one of the most impressive function spaces in the city and is one our biggest selling points.

We are looking for a Deputy General Manager to join our Ghillie Dhu family. 

The ideal candidate will have relevant experience working in a fast paced restaurant or hospitality environment, as you’ll need to work quickly and efficiently whilst meeting our high standards of presentation and attention to detail.  You’ll need to be a team player, on the ball and enjoy a vibrant and friendly working atmosphere.

The Role:

As Deputy General Manager, your role will include:

  • supporting sales growth
  • controlling costs
  • Ensuring consistently excellent customer service is delivered.
  • Managing service standards and staff development.
  • accountability for specific shifts and the full unit in the absence of senior management

The Person:

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience in a similar role.
  • Great leadership skills and enjoy working as part of a team in a social environment.
  • The ability to communicate at all levels
  • A strong commercial awareness
  • Availability to work shifts, including evenings and weekends as per business needs.

The Reward:

In return, we offer a competitive salary and rewards structure, generous company benefits as well as industry leading training and career development opportunities.

Benefits Include:

  • TRONC electronic tips – Our staff keep 100% of tips earned in venues.
  • 30% off of food & cinema tickets in all of our venues across Scotland.
  • Continued development through our online learning portal and masterclasses in venues.

The Process:

If you are a manager who is friendly and approachable, and is dedicated to providing the high standards of service expected of this well-known establishment, then apply now and a member of the Ghillie Dhu team will be in touch.