Retail Operations Manager

Since CRATE Brewery was established in 2012 it has become one of the busiest craft beer destinations in the UK. Situated in Queens Yard, the heart of Hackney Wick our flagship brewpub sits canal side in a converted print works; here we serve our own range of beers alongside our famous pizzas.

Four years down the track, it’s not just our beer that’s developed, grown, and matured; we have an awesome team and a wide range of roles and opportunities. Our beer is still made in Queens Yard, we have been increasing our capacity year upon year. As a rapidly expanding company we now have a need for an Retail Operations Manager to help keep our people focused business running smoothly.

The role

  • To head up and lead all retail operations for CRATE Group.
  • Contribute to short and long-term organisational planning and strategy as a member of the management team.
  • Identify opportunities for business growth and financial efficiency.
  • Manage financial activities across 4 venues.

You will report to the directors.

You will have overall responsibility for implementing and managing the CRATE Retail strategy to ensure improved productivity and efficiency.

The right individual will

  • Have a thorough understanding of all aspects of retail hospitality
  • Have a proven track record of new venue launch planning and delivery
  • Have knowledge of the Craft Beer industry
  • Be a Personal Licence holder

To apply for this role please send a current CV and covering letter to

Salary: Competitive package

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