Bakery Assistant Manager

at Pophams Bakery

Date Posted:
26 Mar
London, GB
Assistant Café Manager
Job Type:
24000.0 - 26000.0
Salary Type:

Pophams Bakery is looking for an Assistant Manager for our daytime Islington bakery. We are a small team of artisan bakers, chefs and baristas with one philosophy: offering the best pastries and coffee across London.

Nestled away just off the Essex Road, our Islington site has become a popular destination in the area. We have an excellent community of regulars and local customers who love coming in for their caffeine and pastry fix.

We’re now recruiting for 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!

Candidate must be:

  • Passionate about hospitality

  • Experienced as a barista

  • Upbeat and able to lead a team to deliver exceptional service at all times

  • 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

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 chef and restaurant teams

  • Ensuring product standards are upheld

  • Rota writing, ordering, monthly stocktake

  • Ensuring site is health and safety and food safety compliant


  • Competitive salary

  • 50% off all food for staff, friends & family (staff member must be present)

  • Sick pay

  • Free staff meals

  • Christmas bonus

  • Bike to work scheme

  • Training & career progression opportunities

  • Bi-monthly staff outing

  • 28 days holiday

To apply, please send your cv and cover letter to:

Website :

Instagram : @pophamsbakery