General Manager, Café and Retail | JBR

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General Manager, Café and Retail | JBR 

Position Overview

Following on from the success over the past 25 years, Bateel International is currently embarking on the next major phase of growth. In order to realise these ambitious plans, we are currently looking for a General Manager, Café and Retail, Jumeirah Beach Residence Location, looking to widen their expertise in order to optimise the regions local team and businesses profitability.

In this role you will be responsible for the overall management and operation of both the Café as an independent profitable unit and setting performance standards, and the Retail Boutique. You will be planning, organizing, directing and managing all activities within the outlet to achieve maximum guest satisfaction by providing high standard of Food and Beverage quality, presentation and service required by the company.

You will also be responsible for the overall management and operation of the Retail Boutique, including the achievement of sales targets, all CRM activities, stock control and merchandising.

Being a dual role, the incumbent will have strong leadership ability from a Hospitality, Café or Retail operation leading staff in a fast-paced environment.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience


University Degree or Diploma in Catering or Food and Beverage Management


  • Operates with integrity and objectivity at all times
  • Demonstrates good planning, and organisational skills
  • Resolves issues and proactive to address them
  • First class people skills and the ability to communicate effectively across a multi-national, multi-cultural environment
  • Should be able to work under pressure and is a team player


  • At least 7-10 years of experience working in Food and Beverage, with management level experience, inc. exposure to Retail operations.
  • GCC experience is beneficial but not essential

If you feel you are the person to fit this role and are looking to join a fast growing organisation please send us your most updated CV!

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