To take this successful pub to the next phase of its journey. You will be experienced pub/food operator with a proven track record of delivering high levels of both food and drink sales
Being able to manage & operate a busy kitchen and a good understanding of how to manage a booking system and turning tables to maximise sales & profitability is essential
You will need to be a person that thrives on being centre of the community & have a proven track record for organising & leading charitable, fund raising events.
The pub has six fantastic letting rooms which are very popular during the summer season so some knowledge of operating a booking system and working with letting rooms would be an advantage.
The Victoria Hotel has a popular sport offer so having a good knowledge of how to build and manage atmosphere during key matches is essential.
Weekly Entertainment plays an important role in the pub offer so good knowledge, experience and understanding on the key areas to making an entertainment evening successful will be required.
You have a passion for customer service, setting impeccable standards & presentation, be hands on leading from the front operators and have a track record of building a strong sales team through training, coaching & support.
Quality and consistency of your beer & food are important to you.
You will understand and be able to demonstrate the importance and be able to use social media platforms to enhance your business.
You will be an all- round star performer, if you have all these qualities and skills and know you can take the Victoria Hotel on the next phase of its successful journey we need to meet.
The Victoria Hotel is situated on the edge of the town centre of Burnham on Sea and a short distance from the M5 motorway with easy access to Weston super Mare & Exeter. The Victoria has a great outside seating area where during the spring & summer months locals and holiday makers make the most of the sun trap and eat, drink and just watch the day go by. Average weekly sales for this site are approx. £14`000 net but during peak season we have exceeded £20 to 24`000 net.
Entering through the main front entrance which then splits into two, right for the main dining/Lounge are and left for the bar area & pub sports.
The dining/lounge area has approx. 36 covers and a small up right drinking area around the bar. Ladies & disabled toilets lead off the rear of this room, this room also enjoys access to the front outside area through folding doors so during the peak season extends the dining area by a further 30 covers. Menu operates all day also events are organised throughout the year around Mother’s Day, Easter, Valentine’s day etc.
The bar area is a large room with numerous large TV`s linked to both Sky sports & BT sports, Pool table, darts throw and a stage / raised seating area where the weekly entertainment is situated, Karaoke, Discos & live bands during each month.
This leads to a well-equipped catering kitchen & skittle alley which is well used during the season and then doubles up as a small function room if needed.
In addition we enjoy having 6 letting rooms which really enhance the sales & profitability of The Victoria Hotel. These can be full during high season and when we host events in the pub.
This is a fantastic pub serving the community of Burnham and the thousands of holiday makers that visit each year & a fantastic opportunity.
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!
The Victoria Hotel offers the successful candidate the opportunity to be an absolute star within the local community of Burnham on Sea & the Managed Partnership estate and take this already successful pub to new levels of both sales & profitability.
It will allow you to be your own boss & with the support of your operations manager you will have the real chance to thrive and demonstrate your entrepreneurial skills.
One-bedroom Private accommodation is provided above the pub.
The Development / What would this pub look like if it was epic
The external & internal foundations are already in place at The Victoria Hotel, the site has just received a sparkle with the bar, lounge, skittle alley & externally have all been decorated, with the right partner the already successful performance of The Victoria Hotel through food sales, wet sales, accommodation, sport, entertainment, charity work and building a strong successful team the site can go from strength to strength.