Deputy Manager

The Cinema at Selfridges


Salary: £28,000 - £32,000

The Cinema at Selfridges is looking for someone with a love of film and community to join their team as a Deputy Manager, using existing experience to ensure the smooth running of all aspects of the cinema, box office and concessions.

  • Job Title: Deputy Manager
  • Location: The Cinema at Selfridges
  • Contract: Full time
  • Salary: £28,000 – £32,000
  • Reporting to: General Manager
Who are we?

The Cinema at Selfridges is a permanent cinema destination at Selfridges Oxford Street, London. Co-directed by Selfridges and the Olympic Studios, we’re showing the biggest blockbusters along with classic cinema and independent films across our three screens, complete with state-of-the-art DOLBY ATMOS surround sound and laser projection technology. Our underground bar makes waiting for your film to start a total joy, all served up with a delicious food and drink menu.

What will you be doing day to day?
  • Managing, motivating, and training a medium-sized team
  • Overseeing the running of the sweet shop, floor and bar
  • Be responsible for In-venue marketing: windows/digital/posters
  • Working closely with our Film Programmer, floor and duty managers
  • Ensuring all private screening events run smoothly and to an excellent standard
  • Scheduling all film viewings
  • Maintain and create positive relations with the stakeholders at Selfridges
  • Creating rotas and managing scheduling via Fourth Hospitality
  • Work with HR in regards to all aspects of the employee cycle from onboarding to offboarding
  • Uphold health & safety, food hygiene and licensing requirements, ensuring compliance at all times, that full records are kept, and the safety of staff & customers is not compromised.
  • overseeing the running of events and private hires
What do you need to bring with you?
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role within the cinema industry
  • Existing knowledge of film projection
  • Previous experience using Vista and Lightspeed advantageous
  • Excellent organisation and time management skills
  • Pro-activity getting to know the local community
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Ability to multi-task
In return, we can offer you…
  • Staff cinema screenings and free cinema tickets
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Career progression
  • Free staff meal on shift
  • Discount on Selfridges purchases
  • Discount on food and beverages at other venues
  • 28 days annual leave

Submit CV to Matteo:

The closing date for this position is 30/09/2022 at 23:59

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