The Axe in trendy and leafy Stoke Newington is a locals’ favourite pub with an excellent drink selection including craft beer, natural wines, small batch spirits, and artisan soft drinks; served up with a modern, delicious food offering using high-quality seasonal ingredients. We have a very busy and well reputed roast service on Sundays.
With twenty taps and two fridges full of the best beer, the Axe is a highly regarded feature in the London craft beer world. Our ethos is quality products and produce, kept affordable; served by friendly, knowledgeable, and hard-working staff in a well-thought-out environment with a fastidiously maintained ambiance.
A quality and highly experienced General Manager is required to oversee and manage the entire venue.
The Ideal Candidate:
At least two years quality experience in a high volume, fast paced, gastropub environment. A good understanding of the top end of the craft beer scene. Interests in craft beer, natural wine, and small batch spirits. The ability to manage a team and maintain harmony throughout the venue.
Leads by example and trains continuously to nurture a welcoming, friendly atmosphere with industrious staff who present themselves as equally knowledgeable and personable. A solid understanding of KPIs and the business practises required to meet and exceed targets including turnover, staff costs, and stock yield.
The knowledge and organisational skills necessary to maintain compliance with all relevant legislation.