Food, Beverage and Restaurant Management

Assistant Restaurant Manager

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Stellenbosch
Employer Type: Restaurants
Salary Type: Monthly
Province: Western Cape

Job brief

We are looking to appoint a Assistant Restaurant Manager. This position will require meticulous attention to detail in a relaxed environment with a passion for healthy, plant based and vegan foods. The candidate should also have strong operational skills with a passion for the hospitality industry.

Role Objective

The Assistant manager responsibilities include maintaining the Outlet’s revenue, profitability and quality goals. You will ensure efficient  operation, as well as maintain high production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards.


Assist in Co-ordinating and managing the hospitality outlet’s daily flow 

Strong business sense and financial acumen to implement financial controls to ensure profitability

Must be friendly, service driven with passion for plant based food

To assist in planning and controlling the day-to-day operations of the outlet  including inventory levels and maintenance issues

Assist in ensuring compliance with all licensing, hygiene and health and safety regulations. 

Stock control, stock take and following up on deviations 

Daily Cash ups, administrative duties, orders, guest / supplier liaison, cleaning & training checklists. 

The above serves only as an outline and responsibilities won’t be limited to these.


  • Own transport will be advantageous
  • Valid drivers licence
  • Confident, balanced and mature person
  • Resilient, adaptable
  • Meticulous – attention to detail a must
  • Good time management skills
  • Builds relationships/Relationship management
  • Good multitasking skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Good numeracy skills
  • Assertive
  • Guest orientated
  • Understands the importance of managing customer experience
  • Proven experience an assistant / manger in a similar position (minimum 2-3 years)

Start Date



Candidates, who are already residing in the Western Cape will have preference. We can only consider South African Citizens or applicants who hold a valid South African Permanent Residence! No Work Permit applications will be accepted! Applicants, who live in other provinces of South Africa still need to attend personal interviews and if requested to do any cook-offs, will do so completely at their own expense. We handle high volumes of applications daily and will only be able to reply, via e-mail, to candidates who have met our clients’ requirements.

Due to the high volume of CV’s received, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

All applications submitted must contain:

  • Updated CV
  • Educational documents
  • Written Reference Letters,
  • A recent profile photo’s
  • Your top 5 food photos (for chefs)
  • Copies of Menus worked on (for chefs) 


To be discussed during the interview

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