Are you a seasoned hospitality professional with the desire, drive and commitment needed to be a proud figurehead of the local community? If so, the Red Barn needs you!
We’re looking for a strong personality who can demonstrate effective leadership, passion, and control to take the Red Barn into the next phase of its success story. You will have a proven track record of producing and serving quality pub food, premium drinks, and cask ales. You’ll be a sports enthusiast, with Live TV Sports also on offer.
Undoubtedly, excellent hosting skills are essential. You’ll also possess meticulous attention to detail and be committed to providing speedy and attentive service. You will need to be knowledgeable about wet and dry stock control. An understanding of all areas of compliance within a Pub business is also required. However, our award-winning training programme will provide you with this, should you not have previous experience or need a refresher.
Pub food, Live Sports and event planning are essential to this business. Therefore, you will take full advantage of the Sky and BT sports packages already available. Local knowledge is a plus but not essential. You will have a true passion for driving sales at every opportunity.
To ensure there are enough hours in the day, you will be an exceptional people person. You’ll get the best out of your team through coaching, training, delegation, and support. The Red Barn needs a true leader. Someone who can inspire their team to share the passion for exceptional service, going above and beyond every day.
The Pub and Area
The Red Barn is on the edge of Shrewsbury, a popular, large, and well-established market town that offers easy access and parking, attracting tourists all year round. Shrewsbury sits on the River Severn, 150 miles northwest of London, with a staggering population of 71,715 (according to the 2011 census). The pub sits about two miles from the town centre and is close to a picturesque river, popular with visitors during the warmer months.
This is a traditional-looking community mainstream pub that benefits from a prominent position on a busy main road. You will have a clear opportunity to position the pub at the heart of the local community, delivering good food and providing entertainment, team games and local events.
The Cask Marque accredited Red Barn operates across two main trading areas. The public bar offers a pool table, darts throw, jukebox and TVs showing live TV sports, while the lounge area is home to bespoke dining space. The well-equipped catering kitchen can provide for up to 50 covers. Outside, you will discover a large, safe, and secluded beer garden. Plus, parking for up to 40 vehicles.
The Partnership – Fixed
Ready to run your own business, manage your own team and define your own wage structure? Love working closely with an Operations Manager to build an incredible pub legacy with uncompromising standards and stand out guest experience? Then the Punch Managed Partnership is the perfect option for you.
Alongside tonnes of day to day support and a brilliant framework to grow the business, we provide an uncapped cut of top line turnover to pay yourself and your team in exchange for your Management Company providing the management services at the pub – it’s your structure to own, subject to management company costs including, but not limited to, staff costs, minor repairs and maintenance at the pub, security/door staff and insurance. We understand how important it is for a Management Company to completely own their own team.
In our Partnerships, we love pub obsessed entrepreneurs that help us lead the industry. We love to partner with people that help us create pub legacies that stand the test of time and become the hub of their community. We get that every pub has its own distinct character, so your Operations Manager will work closely with you to understand the true identity of your business, we can then help support you amplifying this, it’s a partnership after all!
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