The Broadstraik Inn, a traditional and friendly Scottish pub in Westhill, needs an imaginative operator, you will have the creative vision and ability to deliver the optimum and consistent guest experience. Food is a big part of our offer. Although not complex, it does require absolute attention to detail and high standards at all times. You will have a proven track record of serving delicious food with the ability to motivate and manage an efficient kitchen team. You will be someone who loves providing regular entertainment, including live music and sporting events, and maximising the use of a great beer garden and onsite parking.
The ideal Management Partner will be a versatile operator who is highly skilled at adapting service style for the occasion. You’ll set an ethos of camaraderie and recruit for personality, leading, and inspiring by example. Your attention to detail will be second to none.
You’ll facilitate a sense of belonging on both sides of the bar. With a keen eye for detail, you’ll ensure that you and your team execute the simple little things exactly. Hospitality excellence will be at the nucleus of everything you do.
The pub and location
The Broadstraik Inn is a traditional Scottish pub in Westhill, an affluent suburb, five miles west of Aberdeen city centre with a 12,000 population within a mile.
Guests enjoy the four trading areas, including a cosy lounge bar at the front of the building basking in front of the fireplaces. They will also watch matches and participate in events in the sports bar. The large restaurant accommodates 80 to 90 covers. Guests also enjoy the function room with a bar facility for 50 to 60 guests and the spatial external drinking space and a children’s play area.
You’ll capitalise on the £700,000 investment that we have planned to rejuvenate the pub. The ideal candidate(s) should clearly understand what the local community looks for from their local pub.
You will always have one ear to the ground, seeking to understand what matters to your locals. You’ll know what makes a good event and ensure guests have a great time with high-quality service, food and drink provided. You’ll develop team members to improve both product knowledge and service skills.
You’ll thrive during evenings and weekends and be able to develop daytime trade with limited competition nearby. You’ll ensure that the Broadstraik Inn is the go-to place during these times, setting the right atmosphere for the occasion, whether it be a meet with friends, the big match, quiz night, a bite to eat or a live music event.
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 the business, we provide an uncapped cut of top-line turnover to pay yourself and your team in exchange for your Management Company providing the management services at the pub – it’s your structure to own, subject to management company costs including, but not limited to, staff costs, minor repairs and maintenance at the pub, security/door staff and insurance. We understand how important it is for a Management Company 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!