Deputy General Manager

Nightcap PLC

LondonIn the region of £36,000 - £39,000 per annum depending on experience + Bonus Scheme!Full time

Deputy General Manager – The Cocktail Club

What's in it for you?

  • We expect to offer a salary in the region of £36,000 - £39,000 per annum depending on experience.
  • Exciting bonus scheme so you share in the business’ success.
  • Bespoke training and development, giving you all the tools for success.
  • An amazing 50% discount on food and drink across all our awesome venues.
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) which provides consultation sessions on mental health, well-being and finance, grants, and any other needed support.
  • World-class bartender training.
  • Third-party training sessions that come with globally accepted certificates.
  • Incredible career progression opportunities. We're invested in your success during your time with us!
  • And not forgetting our annual Nightfest staff party, where over we all come together to celebrate. It's an event you won't want to miss!

We’ve got BIG plans and need incredible leaders to support our growth. We are looking for Deputy General Managers to join the team, you’ll receive an introduction to the business like no other, spending time with Company allowing you to understand the business like never before. You’ll also receive our world class cocktail training, giving you all the tools, you need before we appoint you into one of our amazing London venues.

What We Need:

Deputy General Managers arethe future for us! We are looking for standout people to come and make a real impact in the business! People who are motivated to progress, achieve greatness and aiming to step into the role of a General Manager in their own stores! You’ll receive real support every step of the way!

You will have:

  • Minimum 1 year experience leading a high performing team as a Deputy General Manager or equivalent
  • Passion for delivering for your customers.
  • Experience developing a team.
  • A love of hospitality.
  • Eagerness to learn all things Nightcap.


Once you are in a venue you’ll be responsible for:

  • Oversee daily operations and confidently run busy shifts, ensuring a seamless experience for our guests.
  • The ability to run their site in the Genera Managers absence
  • Handle P&L management, stock control, meeting targets, and submitting reports.
  • Be a creative manager, coming up with innovative ideas to make your bar the best place to visit and work.
  • Manage and develop a team of professionals, inspiring and incentivise them to deliver 5-star service.
  • Ensure compliance with licenses, risk assessments, and health & safety standards.
  • Organize team rotas and efficiently manage labour.
  • Being a hands-on manager who isn’t afraid to get behind a station when your team is in the weeds and smash out a dozen Old Fashions!

About us:

Nightcap is an award-winning operator in the late-night bar scene. We operate a portfolio of bars and venues across the UK, including brands like The Cocktail Club, Tonight Josephine, Barrio Familia, and Dirty Martini to name just a few. With a mission to be the UK’s leading bar group. Our purpose of existence is the belief that EVERYONE deserves a great night out, and therefore it's everyone's job to make sure we create great nights... and days out! We have a lively and dynamic work-ethos across all our bars and offices. Our culture is creative, innovative, and collaborative, where everyone contributes ideas and brings their true self to work every day, as we are hell-bent on harnessing a place where everyone can belong. Working here is fast paced, at times challenging, but copious amounts of fun!

If you enjoy mixing up delicious cocktails and providing excellent service to create memorable experiences for our guests, then we would be delighted to hear from you.