Over Under - High Volume General Manager

at Over Under Coffee

Date Posted:
11 Jun
London, GB
Café Manager
Job Type:
25000.0 - 30000.0
Salary Type:

Over Under Coffee is a Kiwi and New York-style specialty coffee shop that serves all-day brunch, coffee, and cocktails. We currently have three sites across London; Earls Court, West Brompton, and Wandsworth and two new sites opening up in the coming months. It is a challenging and exciting year for us at Over Under with the introduction of our Headquarters and full training facility and the opening of our two largest sites to date. We are looking for someone to bring creativity and passion to the role and will take ownership of their venue and team.

As General Manager, you are responsible for all front of house operations and revenue for each site. Your roles and resposibilities include; recruitment, training, admin tasks and most importantly working on the floor across floor, bar and coffee sections - setting a prime example and maintaining OU standards of service at all times.


  • Previous experience in Coffee and a High volume, fast-paced environment.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role, preferably for a specialty coffee brand or cafe/casual dining.
  • Ability to plan and monitor the day-to-day running of each site to ensure smooth operations.
  • Be able to supervise all front of house staff and provide constructive feedback to promote growth within the business.
  • Be able to review financial data and adjust operationally to promote profitability across both sites.
  • Excellent organizational skills; ability to manage multiple sites simultaneously whilst being hands-on and working on the floor to support staff.
  • Be apart of our solution-based culture.
  • Proactive, positive and self-motivated.
  • Attention to detail and excellent time management skills.
  • Strong people management skills and experience with managing and leading a team.
  • Ability to build strong relationships at all levels.
  • Ability to motivate and drive the team.


Full training and interactive induction. * Great rapport and facilities with our coffee roasters, Assembly Brixton. * A competitive salary. * A fun workplace with great banter and a work-life balance. * A meal on shift. * Achievable Bonus Scheme. * 28 days paid holiday. * Pension scheme contribution. * Free coffee, always - even when you are not on shift! * An amazing staff meal * A supportive, fun young management team * Endless opportunities to grow and develop!

If you want to be part of our incredible team, please reply with your CV! This is a highly sought after role, so if you want to stand out from the crowd, send us a short video of yourself to –> gina@overundercoffee.com <–showcasing your amazing personality and why you believe you would make a great fit to our growing team!