Assistant Manager for New Opening

at District

Date Posted:
10 Apr
London, GB
Assistant Café Manager
Job Type:
Dependent on Experience, Competitive
Salary Type:

Speciality coffee shop in SW London looking for a supportive, people-oriented manager with high standards of service to head up our new site in Nine Elms (between Battersea and Vauxhall).


District draws inspiration from Australia and offers a warm, relaxed service, speciality coffee, simple and delicious food with a nutritional twist and great Aussie vibes. As a company, we take care to be sustainable and prioritise local partners and producers. We’re team-oriented and the laid-back environment creates a sense of community within the different districts that the cafes are based. This sense of community is also reflected by the teams that work at each location.


Delicious food & coffee to keep you fuelled

Sociable hours

Competitive pay

The opportunity to build a new concept from the ground up and put your personal stamp on District

A growing company that can offer promotional and development opportunities

An established team of passionate staff for you to cultivate and build on


A proven track record in managing teams and in creating a healthy, happy work environment

High standards of customer service and a clear focus on taking cafe-style service to the next level

Passion and competent knowledge of coffee, food and beverages

Capability to build enthusiasm and train others

A warm and charismatic personality, an ability to maintain a positive attitude at all times

Keeping a cool head under pressure and providing an excellent example of this to the rest of the team

Someone is flexible about change and sees the challenges of a new opening as opportunities to improve

Experience in following financial targets, managing budgets, staff costs, rotas etc

Ability to create and maintain good relationships with producers, suppliers and partners

If you believe your skills and experience match the above, please send your CV and a cover letter to founder and owner, including the reasons why you feel you are suited to the role with District.

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