Assistant Manager


Manchester£26.5K base, up to £29.2K with bonus. Plus TRONCFull time

Calling all Pie-oneers!

Do you wish most things were wrapped in pastry and coved in gravy? Then this could be for you!

If you're a born leader with a passion for creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere, then look no further than Pieminister! We're on the hunt for a top-notch Assistant Manager to support the General Manager and the rest of the pie crew.

We're more than just pies!

We're a Bristol-born company, forged on the fields of Glastonbury festival in 2003. We're a company with a big heart and a bigger love of proper good food. We take pride in using the finest, ethically sourced ingredients to create our legendary pies. We look after the planet, our people, and most of all… our customers.

A taste of what you'll be getting up to:

  • You'll be the vice-captain of a fantastic team, helping them deliver legendary Pieminister experiences for every guest
  • From helping to select & develop the team to ensuring our pies are perfectly golden, you'll help to keep things running smoothly & efficiently
  • You'll be a champion for our customers, resolving any issues with a smile & a genuine love of great service
  • Numbers are your friend! With support from the General Manager, you'll help us keep track of the all-important sales & stock, making sure we're always well-stocked with pies and cocktails
  • You'll learn how to train new members of the team, share your pie knowledge & help to keep everyone up to speed on the latest Pieminister goings-on

What makes you the perfect Assistant Manager at Pieminister?

  • You've got experience as an integral part of a restaurant team & know the importance of a happy crew
  • You're a natural motivator, able to inspire people & keep them fired up (even after a long shift!)
  • You can juggle multiple plates (metaphorically, of course) & stay calm under pressure
  • You share our passion for amazing food, friendly service & creating a truly memorable experience for our customers
  • You thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment
  • Bonus points for a big smile, a love of gravy puns & the ability to quote pie-related movie lines!

Pieminister Perks & Benefits:

  • Get your hands on all the pies you can eat (at a staff discount, of course!)
  • A chance to be part of a fun and friendly team who are passionate about what they do
  • Training & development opportunities to help you become the ultimate Pieminister legend
  • Very competitive salary & 40hr per week contract. Plus your share of tips (TRONC)
  • An additional 10% of annual salary in bonuses. (Quarterly Performance Bonus: up to 7.5% of salary & Annual Business Performance Bonus: up to 2.5% of salary)
  • Plan for the future: with company pension contributions
  • 28 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Employee Assistance Programme: with access to counselling
  • One paid volunteering day a year
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Prime Location: Work in a great location that's in the heart of the city centre
  • Free Pies for Family Events: Make family events extra special with a supply of free pies - our way of spreading the pie love (within reason of course...)
  • Sustainability Initiatives: Contribute to and engage with our sustainability efforts, BCorp values, and our commitment to being stewards of the environment.

Only the most pie-tastic candidates will be invited to join our feast. So if you're ready to be a part of our pie-loving community, are a natural leader with an eye for detail & have the energy to drive success, please get in touch.