Cat & Lion Stretton Hotel Pub

Pub Manager / Retail Partner, Cat & Lion

Where: Tarporley Rd, Stretton, Warrington, WA4 4NB

Do you love pubs? Do you have a natural entrepreneurial flare to drive sales and staff? Looking to run your own business? If so, Joseph Holt is for you.

We are looking for a new retail partner or manager for the charming Cat and Lion Country pub and hotel in Stretton just outside the highly desirable Stockton Heath in Cheshire.

This fantastic business has a 29 bedroom hotel where recently a selection of renovated ‘premium rooms’ have been added. The hotel is averaging £12k on a weekly basis in letting bedroom revenue.

The Cat and Lion pub currently averages £20k per week with a 40% wet / 60% food split. With a pizza oven and the traditional pub menu this pub has something for everyone!

This opportunity would suit operators with an ability to inspire and lead a FOH, BOH and housekeeping team to deliver amazing hospitality and maintain, exceptional standards throughout the business and ensuring the Cat and Lion Country Pub and Hotel sits at the Heart of the local community.

What is a Retail Partner?

It is the easiest way to run your own pub without the high entry costs of a traditional tenancy or lease agreement.

You get paid a percentage of net turnover with your only expense being the wages of yourself and your team. We will cover the rest.

So, what’s in it for you?

  • Live-in accommodation provided
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Joseph Holt Discount Card
  • Regular company-wide rewards and celebrations
  • A huge amount of support from the Brewery
  • Designated Area Manager to assist you at all times
  • Annual Awards Ceremonies with monetary prizes to celebrate pub achievements within Joseph Holt
  • A voice – share ideas, develop initiatives and be part of a company where your opinions and thoughts are listened to
  • Employee Assistance Programme (LTC)

Interested? Here’s what we need from you?

  • Previous experience operating £20k+ in sales each week
  • Supervisor or Assistant Manager experience in the hospitality industry
  • Passionate about pubs, selling beer and food
  • Strong sales focus
  • Enthusiasm to lead and motivate your team

So, who are we?

Joseph Holt is an independent, six-generation family-owned company, with an ever-expanding Pub Estate in Greater Manchester, Cheshire and Lancashire. Our 127 pubs include traditional community pubs, food houses, and some even have accommodation. Since 1849 we have been brewing a wide range of award-winning beers in our Manchester brewery.

In the last 10 years alone, we have won 5 Gold Awards at the International Brewing Awards and are one of only three breweries in the world to do this. We also boast an ever-expanding Free Trade where we sell our beer all across the country from supermarkets to sports clubs. Alongside this we have a strong focus on charity and are currently supporting six local foodbanks and food clubs.

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How to Apply

Hours: Full time

To apply, please fill in the details below and attached your most up to date CV along with your experience or e-mail our Area Manager, Andrew Kershaw – [email protected]

Thanks and good luck!

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