Food and Retail Manager


Do you have bar management experience & sense of adventure?

We are looking for a highly motivated and target-driven Bar & Entertainment Manager for our Savane centre in the beautiful Ardeche region of Southern France. If you have retail and/or bar management experience and excellent customer skills.

What we’re looking for…

As the Bar & Entertainment Manager you will be responsible for coordinating the operation of the campsite bar and retail area. This is a focal point on centre where guests can enjoy the adjacent swimming pool and their evening entertainment sessions.

A big part of the role will be actively promoting sales and the Acorn brand to our guests, in order to meet sales targets. Duties will also include maintaining stock, recording income & expenditure for weekly reports and managing a small team of staff.

We’re looking for someone with…

  • Bar and/or retail management experience
  • Ability to meet shop targets
  • Experience of managing stock & records
  • Good IT and administration skills
  • A meticulous & organised approach to finance, money handling & administration
  • Customer service focus
  • Full UK driving licence preferable
  • 21 years+ for senior positions

All of our senior staff participate in a comprehensive training programme at our centre in the Brecon Beacons and then travel out to set up their centres with the rest of the senior team prior to guests arriving. We are looking for people who can commit to working the full season. 

Why work for Acorn?

Acorn can offer you:

  • A competitive wage
  • 3 meals a day & accommodation available onsite
  • The use of facilities and equipment in your free time
  • Opportunities to complete training and gain NGB qualifications
  • Personal development and progression – we love to promote from within!
  • The experience of a lifetime, working in beautiful locations making lifelong friends

All applicants must be at least 18 years old and have a permanent UK National Insurance number and a UK bank account. We will be unable to take your application further before they have been obtained.

We are unable to apply for a work visa/permit on behalf of an applicant.

A current Enhanced DBS Check or overseas equivalent is required for successful applicants.

01384 398 870

Acorn Adventure

22 Worcester Street,


West Midlands DY8 1AN

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