Banner Default Image

Assistant Venue Manager, Iconic Pub, Beautiful Wine Country

Back to All Jobs
Job Title: Assistant Venue Manager, Iconic Pub, Beautiful Wine Country
Job Type: Permanent
Location: New South Wales
Expertise: Specialist Recruitment, Management
Reference: 814411
Job Published: 04 Nov 2021
Closing Date: 02 Dec 2021

Job Description

Client Profile

Our client is an established and highly regarded hospitality group operating a number of venues throughout NSW, including this rural icon. This group has earned a highly regarded reputation for their strong people focus and continuous growth within the industry.
In an area famous for its food and wine culture, this esteemed, large capacity venue in the heart of Mudgee hosts a consistent mix of locals and tourist crowds, with a buzzing weekend trade and live entertainment over its 2 levels and offsite function space.
The group is seeking a driven and people-focussed individual to assist in overseeing and driving the functions aspect of the business, as well as assisting in managing the day to day operations.
Job Description
The successful candidate will want to take ownership to assist in driving the venue in exciting ways through staff training, working with marketing, creating and implementing new initiatives to drive sales and assisting in continuing to grow the business.

A big part of the role with be power-housing the events side of the business, from initial client engagement, to organisation and execution of a broad range of events both on and off site.
The assistant venue manager will also be responsible for inventory control and invoicing, spot checks and stock takes, quality and wastage control.
The ideal candidate is a passionate people person who lives and breathes hospitality, engages and nourishes relationships with guests, suppliers and their own team. 

Candidate Profile

To be successful in this role you will have:
  • A minimum of 2-3 years experience as a hospitality manager.
  • Proven knowledge and experience with small and large scale function operations from birthdays, engagement parties, tour groups, weddings and more.
  • Attention to detail and diligent response times with enquiries.
  • A proactive and enthusiastic approach to tasks and leadership.
  • Skills in preparation of run sheets, function packages and briefs.
  • Microsoft Office knowledge.
  • Confidence under pressure and flexibility in resolving issues and compliance requirements.
  • Experience with managing and driving various KPI targets.
  • Passion, pride and personality in everything that you do.

Renumeration for the role will be based on experience, with KPI incentives for the right candidate. 

To learn more about this role, submit your application or contact Adam van den Bok via    
By applying to this role, you are agreeing to the terms set out in Hastings People's privacy policy available at