Cold Town House
November 6, 2023
4 Grassmarket, Edinburgh
Job Type
Cold Town House


Cold Town House, Senior Deputy General Manager

New Year, New You? We’re looking for a New House Mate!

Cold Town House are hiring a Senior Deputy General Manager to help oversee our three story pad. Our House is a one-of-a-kind venue holds a Cold Town Brewpub (Complete with in-house brewery), our Prosecco & Pizza Bar and our unrivalled roof terrace (with Castle Views!).

We’re a flat out venue, so it’s not for the feint hearted. Our offer attracts tourists, locals & corporate groups. We’ve entertainment 7-days a week, including sport & brewer tours. We literally have something for everyone!

This role would put you in number 2 seat in the business. This role is focussed on service and you’ll be working closely with the General Manager to deliver results.

What will you be doing?

  • Management and leadership of the venue teams, working closely with the General Manager
  • Maintain profitability through revenue generation and effective cost controls
  • Recruit and build a team of superstars
  • Train & drive the team members to deliver top tier customer service

What we need from you:

  • Strong background in Bar & Restaurant Management
  • Must have full understanding of operational controls, budgeting, payroll and forecasting
  • Confidence to take drive initiatives and hit targets - Entrepreneurial mindset
  • Experience managing large teams while handing high volume of sales

You’ll need to be a strong DGM currently, or a GM looking to take on a large, high volume venue.

What’s in it for you?

Base Salary of £40,000 Salary + £6,500 Tronc Average + Up to 40% of Base Salary in Bonus.

Also included is our wider benefits such as:

  • Staff discount ranging from 25% to 50% on F&B at all Signature Group Venues
  • Plus so much more!

We look after our team and provide access to our 24/7 Employee Assistance Program. Signature Group believes in promoting a healthy work / life balance.

Applying for Signature

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

Cold Town Beer is part of Signature Group. We have 21 venues in Scotland, including Cold Town House, Badger & Co, The Spiritualist, McLarens on the Corner, Copper Blossom, The Smokin’ Fox and more.