Deputy Manager - St Albans

We are looking for a Deputy Manager for our St Albans Taproom. The ideal candidate will have managerial or supervisory experience and will be keen to help assist the General Manager in driving the outlet to its full potential.


  • Managing of the bar and kitchen.
  • Full management of the outlet in the General Managers absence.
  • Helping to ensure that all staff are trained to the highest level.
  • Managing the outlets social media platforms.
  • Help the general manager in organising events.
  • Placing orders.
  • Driving sales, promoting craft beer and our brand.
  • Organising both front-of-house and back-of-house.
  • Carrying out stock takes and performing stock rotations.
  • Maintaining cleanliness of the outlets and ensuring that there is a high standard of presentation.
  • Providing excellent service to customers.
  • Cellar work.
  • Food preparation.


  • At least 1 year+ previous managerial/supervisory experience, preferably in hospitality or similar job role.
  • Exceptional customer service and people skills.
  • Ability to manage and delegate to staff members.
  • Excellent organisation and attention to detail.
  • Formidable knowledge of craft beer with willingness and passion to learn about the craft beer industry.
  • Positive can-do attitude.


  • A generous profit related Bonus
  • A cash monthly beer allowance.
  • A four day working week
  • 15% discounts off all tap rooms through membership cards.
  • 50% cash discount off food plus membership points.
  • A great employee assistance program
  • Regular company events and days out

If you are a pro-active individual with excellent customer service skills, we would love to hear from you. Please email us with your CV and Covering Letter outlining your suitability for the role.

All candidates must be able to demonstrate that they hold a relevant and valid permit or visa to live and work in the UK. By applying for this position, you are giving your consent for Mad Squirrel to process your personal data in line with our GDPR policy. You have the right to withdraw your consent at any time by informing the Company that you wish to do so.

Please note that if you have not heard back within 7 working days, your application for this role has not been successful, but we may still contact you in relation to alternative positions

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £26,000.00-£28,000.00 per year

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