Cafe Manager

at Modern Standard Coffee

Date Posted:
29 Jul
Edinburgh, GB
Café Manager
Job Type:
23000.0 - 27000.0
Salary Type:

Modern Standard Coffee are actively recruiting for the position of cafe manager. This will be the first café opened by Modern Standard Coffee, so we are looking for a stand out candidate. The café is due to open mid November 2020.

The ideal candidate will be a speciality coffee professional, motivated and passionate about continuing our mission for great coffee for everyone. Speciality Coffee Association (SCA) qualifications are preferred but not essential.

We are looking for a multitalented individual who can prove themselves in both soft and hard skills. You will be driven to align with our mission and have no problem delivering on your responsibilities and beyond. We believe this to be a golden opportunity to join a team that loves what they do.

You will need to be a self starter, have initiative and run this café like its your own business.


• Overall management of the cafe on a day to day basis whilst executing larger time framed goals • Ensuring that the internal culture is educational, engaging and staff are proud of the hospitality they are providing. • Supervision of the customer experience, making sure that the service is up to standard and staff are exceeding expectations • Quality control of food and drinks, ensuring that each cup hits our quality standards. • Maintaining the cleanliness of the cafe, delegating tasks where necessary • Looking after all ordering and stock control • Managing staff rotas and holiday calendars • Consolidating revenue reports • Recruitment, induction training, staff reviews and fostering retention programs • Execute weekly and monthly management meetings • Communicating clearly with management, setting goals, create scorecards and understanding the actions that make them achievable • Ensuring health and safety records are up to date • Align yourself with Modern Standard Coffees brand identity and execute the bigger goal