McLarens on the Corner
December 21, 2021
Job Type
McLarens on the Corner
Job Role
General Manager


McLarens on the Corner, Edinburgh

General Manager

From £40,000 per annum plus attractive bonus and benefits

We Serve Happiness!

Signature Group are hiring for one of their top venues in Edinburgh. Situated in the heart of the Morningside and Bruntsfield area, McLarens on the Corner has community at its heart and strives to deliver the highest quality food and drink offer for both locals and those venturing from further afield.  Situated over 3 floors and comprising a bar, garden terrace, restaurant and private dining space, McLarens is a thriving 7-day operation.  Opened in December 2019, the venue was subject to an extensive refurbishment and extension, transforming it from an old and disused bank building into a homely and vibrant community hub.  Despite largely only knowing Covid times, McLarens has built up a fantastic following and reputation.  We are needing an A+ General Manager to take this successful business to the next level. We’re doing well – make us do better! You will be financially savvy, used to motivating and managing a large team with some innovation up your sleeve!

We’re an awesome team filled with hardworking and fun-loving people. We’d love for you to join us.

We believe we offer so much more and always attempt to challenge the norm!

We have 21 venues in Scotland, including Cold Town House, Badger & Co, The Spiritualist, Copper Blossom and more.

Here’s the deets:

  • 45-hour week, paid monthly
  • A quarterly performance related bonus scheme
  • Extra benefits: Paid breaks, 25% staff discount, 25% Cold Town Beer discount (that’s ours!), 25% Edinburgh’s Flavour online discount, assisted travel home, free food on shift, flexible working.
  • We believe in developing our teams: there’s the opportunity for development across the whole spectrum of hospitality in Signature.

We look after our team and provide access to our Employee Assistance Program and a generous scheme for referring friends for jobs (up to £1000!) Signature Group believes in promoting a healthy work / life balance.

Skills required: teamwork, charm, honesty, creativity, friendly, being a real team player. A bit of banter gets you a long way!

You will be passionate, inspirational with a charismatic personality who puts our customers and team at the heart of everything you do.  You will have a passion for great service and the ability to drive and operate the business.  You will be business focused and success-orientated, you will enjoy thriving in a creative and stylish environment. You will take ownership of the site and its smooth operation.

You will have a previous track record in a similar management position within the hospitality industry with experience of budgets, recruitment, stock control, ordering and staff management.

Must hold a valid personal license.

Signature Group is proud to be a part of Stonewall’s Diversity Champions Programme. We work closely with Stonewall to ensure that all LGBTQ+ employees are free to be themselves in our workplace.

How to apply

If this sounds like something you want to be a part of, apply today by sending in your CV along with a cover letter telling us why you think you would be a great fit for the role.

All candidates must have the right to unrestricted employment in the UK and hold a valid National Insurance Number and UK bank account to be considered for this role.

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