The Red Lion is an example of a great British pub, which needs a gregarious Partner known for their contagious personality. You will be an experienced pub/food operator with a proven track record of delivering high levels of both food and drink sales.
You will be at your happiest getting in the thick of it either on the bar or in the kitchen. Your ability to deliver volume seamlessly with consistent standards and quality is one of your key strengths. The beer and drinks you serve from your pub need to be on the money every time!
You will have a proven track record of being able to pull a community together, and you are a natural at organising and leading community and charity events to enhance both you and the pub’s status in the area.
The Red Lion has a popular sports offer so being a master at atmosphere management will ensure that the Red Lion is the pub of choice for all the big sessions. Knowledge and experience on how to build successful sports teams within the pub such as pool and darts will help you create that loyal following.
You have a passion for hospitality, standards, and quality. You understand that to fulfil your vision that your people are most important, and you love to coach and train a team to be the best they can be.
The Red Lion offers the successful candidate the opportunity to be at the top of their game and gain a fantastic reputation and accolade within the local community of Lowton. It will allow you to be your own boss and with the support of your operations manager, you will have the chance to thrive and demonstrate your entrepreneurial skills reaping the financial rewards.
The Red Lion has a prime position on the corner of Newton Road in the village of Lowton. This is a traditional-looking pub with an outdoor drinking space to the side of the pub and a decent car park to the side, both of which can be utilised for outside events. The Red Lion is famous for its friendly atmosphere and at the weekends it really comes to life with the entertainment calendar that includes Open Mic, acoustic singers, karaoke, and charity events. Sports are important so the pub would not be complete without a full-on live sports package. The guests don’t even need to go home when they are peckish as the Red Lion has a fantastic food offer in place, one of Punch’s popular concept menu is served 7 Days a week with a tasty Sunday Roast served all day for the family to get together.
The pub is divided into four main trading areas, as you enter the pub you are greeted by the fantastic bar and to the right is the pool room. The pub has comfortable seating to the left. Towards the rear of the pub is a dining area that can double up as a private dining space and popular booth seating.
The outside garden area has plenty of seating for those sunny days.
Private accommodation is provided above the pub allowing you to stay close to your business.
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 your business, we give you an uncapped cut of top line turnover to pay yourself and your team – it’s your structure to own. We understand how important it is for the pub operator 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!