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Operations Director – Restaurant Expansion Solutions start-upref: HM42397
Sector Manufacturing
Type Full-time, Permanent
Location London
Salary £60000 - 70000 / Year
Operations Director – Restaurant Expansion Solutions start-up

A high successful and fast growing F&B start-up who provide restaurants with business expansion services are looking for a highly motivated, entrepreneurial and self-driven individual to oversee the operations on their new London entity.

The role requires an experienced professional from an operations background who will be able to secure the functionality of business to drive extensive and sustainable growth.

Previous experience in a centralised kitchen for a busy restaurant/F&B chain or someone from a food manufacturing background would be highly desirable.


• Design and implement business strategies, plans and procedures

• Set comprehensive goals for performance and growth

• Set up and oversee daily operations for a busy, multi-band central kitchen facility

• Lead employees to encourage maximum performance and dedication

• Evaluate performance by analysing and interpreting data and metrics

• Write and submit reports to the CEO in all matters of importance


• Previous experience in an Operations Director / COO position within a busy central kitchen for a multisite F&B brand OR within a food manufacturing environment

• Ideally some experience within a QSR environment – overseeing operations and catering facilities

• Previous experience within a start-up QSR or other venture would be highly desirable

• Working knowledge of data analysis and performance/operation metrics

• Working knowledge of IT/Business infrastructure and MS Office

• Outstanding organisational and leadership abilities

• Aptitude in decision-making and problem-solving

• BSc/BA in Business Administration or equivalent qualification; MSc/MBA is a plus