Assistant Restaurant Manager

Thursday, 19 September, 2019
Zelda Oelofse-Cornthwaite     0823996381

Job Brief

 We are looking to appoint an experienced Assistant Restaurant Manager at a busy restaurant in the heart of Stellenbosch. This position will require meticulous attention to detail in a relaxed but busy environment with a passion for customer service, great food and a good wine knowledge . The candidate should also have strong operational, organising and communication skills.



Assist in Co-ordinating and managing the restaurant's daily flow, ensure guest satisfaction and a smooth running of service

 Meticulous attention to detail with strong administrative skills to take reservations, correspond to guest enquiries, daily stock management and reporting, cash up procedures, orders, supplier liaison, cleaning schedules and daily training check lists

To assist in planning and controlling the day-to-day operations of the outlet  including inventory levels and maintenance issues

Daily hygiene and health and safety regulations. 

The above serves only as an outline and responsibilities won’t be limited to these.


  • A recognised wine training course / certificate will be advantageous
  • Own transport will be advantageous
  • Valid drivers licence
  • Confident, balanced and mature person
  • Resilient, adaptable
  • Meticulous - attention to detail a must
  • Good time management skills
  • Builds relationships/Relationship management
  • Good multitasking skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Good numeracy skills
  • Assertive
  • Guest orientated
  • Understands the importance of managing customer experience
  • Written references will be required


Start Date



Due to the high volume of CV’s received, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

 All applications submitted must contain:


  • Updated CV with contactable references
  • Copies of Educational documents
  • Written Reference Letters
  • A recent, presentable profile photo 


R8 000 - R12 000 pm

 Email your application to 
Attention: Zelda