Assistant Manager

Crazy about managing

Do you enjoy taking on a leading role? O’Pazzo warmly welcomes you if you are the right person to be the right hand of our head manager. Together, you and the manager form a magic duo in running our restaurant. You are not only involved in human recourses, reservations, inventory and orders, administration, and registration. You also look to the future. You make improvements where necessary and organize events. Additionally, you work on the floor. You are there for your service staff. You train new colleagues, and you know how to motivate and coach your team. When it gets busy, you switch in the right way, keep your head cool, and thrive on stressful situations.

You lead by example. You know how to give your guests an unforgettable day. Instinctively, you feel what they need. The guest is always numero uno, and you effortlessly convey that to your colleagues. Prego!

What you can expect:

  • Annual contract for 38 hours per week, with the possibility of indefinite employment
  • 5 weeks of vacation per year based on 38 hours
  • Overtime can be used as days off; if not, they will be paid
  • Pension
  •  Fair salary and tips
  • 25% discount at all establishments of DRG Horeca
  • Plenty of opportunities for personal input
  • Growth opportunities within DRG Horeca
  • Training and educational opportunities
  • An enthusiastic team as your second family
  • Enjoyable socializing after working hours

What we expect from you:

  • You have an affinity for Italian cuisine
  • You are communicatively strong and have experience in leading and motivating service staff
  • You are stress-resistant, work in an organized manner, and know how to switch when it gets busy
  • You are creative and innovative and enjoy taking O’Pazzo to a higher level
  • You have the necessary knowledge of specialty beers, coffee, and wines
  • You have experience in inventory management and daily ordering
  • You have experience in accepting and managing (group) reservations
  • You are social, guest-oriented, and have empathy
  • Social hygiene diploma (not required)
  • You speak Dutch and English
  • You reside in or around Rotterdam
  • You have at least 3 years of full-time work experience in a managerial role within the hospitality industry

Are you the right fit? Apply now!

Push the button and convince us of your skills. We’re curious why you think you belong in our team.

You are applying for: ASSISTANT MANAGER

Do you have any questions? Message us at +31 (0)6 81 021 846, or email your questions to