Assistant Manager & Baristas

at Pophams Bakery

Date Posted:
15 Sep
London, GB
Assistant Café Manager
Job Type:
26000.0 - 27500.0
Salary Type:

We at Pophams are a small team of artisan bakers and baristas with one philosophy: produce the best pastries and coffee across London.

We have an excellent community of regulars and local customers at our Islington and Hackney sites who love coming in for their caffeine and pastry fix.

We’re now recruiting for Baristas AND a driven and enthusiastic Assistant Manager to join our team. This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to take their next step within hospitality. The role will be both challenging and rewarding, and comes with MANY edible perks!

Candidates must be:

  • Passionate about hospitality

  • Experienced as a barista

  • Upbeat and able to lead a team to deliver exceptional service at all times (Assistant Manager role)

  • Intuitive, quick to think on their feet, and able to keep a level head during busy and challenging times

  • Genuinely interested in and up to date with the latest UK bakery and coffee openings and trends

  • Well-presented and a good team player

  • An excellent communicator

Assistant Manager Responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring service is smooth and of the Pophams standard

  • Driving sales, maximising profitability of the site

  • Training new staff

  • Building relationships with regulars

  • Supporting the bakers and chef teams

  • Ensuring product standards are upheld

  • Rota writing, ordering, monthly stocktake

  • Ensuring site is health and safety and food safety compliant


  • Competitive salary

  • Mental Health Policy

  • 50% off for staff, friends & family

  • Sick pay

  • Free staff meals

  • Bike to work scheme

  • Training & career progression opportunities

  • Bi-monthly staff outing

To apply, please send your cv and cover letter, along with which position you are applying for to:

Website :

Instagram : @pophamsbakery