Assistant Manager (Gloucester Road)

Assistant Manager (Gloucester Road)

We are looking for an Assistant Manager to play a supportive role to the Manager in this established retail Bakery and Café in Bristol,  cultivating a presence within the community to ensure that all customers receive the best service, as underpinned by our values.This role reports to the Shop Manager.

Key responsibilities:

  • To deputise for the manager as and when required:
  • To ensure a full, enticing and relevant food offering and retail display is present throughout the trading window.
  • Serve customers, make coffee and assist in Kitchen when required.
  • To liaise with Marketing team and carry out marketing activity for the shop
  • To ensure all daily and weekly administration tasks are fully compliant (includes cashing up daily and weekly)
  • To assist in managing staffing needs (produce weekly rotas, manage annual holidays)
  • To ensure that all shop staff are trained in a timely manner and training records are updated accordingly
  • To ensure that shop is always clean and tidy.
  • To ensure that all records (cleaning, temperatures, SFBB records) are always fully completed and up to date
  • To ensure continuous and effective communication with team members

We are looking for candidates who are looking to join an expanding bakery and are prepared to work flexible hours and days, including alternate weekends.
In return, we offer a competitive salary for 37.5 hours a week, 28 days holiday, paid breaks, a daily loaf, 20% discount in the café and shop, training and developing opportunities and career progression.

Applications need to include a cover letter and CV. Please send them through to

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Delivery & Returns


We use Priority Express as our main courier service. For smaller and our through the letterbox range, we use Royal Mail. Our aim is for you to receive your items as safely and securely as possible and we use Priority Express to help us with this.

The couriers deliver anytime between 8.00am and 6.00pm on your chosen delivery date although are generally delivered before 4.00pm. If you supply an email address, you will be able to live track your package via Priority Express' updates. Wednesdays and Fridays as our designated delivery days.

Orders can only be taken up to noon on Monday for Wednesday delivery and noon on Wednesday for Friday delivery, just in time for the weekend.

Delivery is an overnight service, however anything outside of Mainland Scotland will take an additional 1-2 days and may incur an additional charge - for more details please contact us before placing your order. We class Monday - Friday as working days. Saturdays and Sundays are not included in this calculation. 

Please note that we do not supply outside of Mainland UK. 


We will accept any cancelled orders (excluding courses/vouchers) or changes to delivery date if notified by 10.00am the day before delivery is due. Please contact our Sales Team on 01454 321629 or by email to discuss anything with your order.


We want you to feel totally happy with your goods, so if you have any concerns or queries please get in touch with us. We are happy to replace items broken during transit or if the item does not meet your expectation. We must be notified within 14 days of arrival.