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Overview
Thinking of running your own pub business in the South West but don't have the level of investment to buy or tenant one? Perhaps you have always worked in managed pubs but are keen to explore business options? Even if your pub experience is relatively limited but running a pub has always been a dream of yours we are eager to hear from you. Here at Marston's within our “Great Locals” community pubs we have opportunities on our Retail Partnership agreement which allows you to experience the freedoms and autonomy of running your own business with the benefits of the support and structure of a managed house.
 
We are looking for someone with enthusiasm for pubs and hospitality, whether you come from a background in pub management or you are looking to get started in the industry. We can offer full support to make your dream of owning a pub become reality!
The Opportunity
About the agreement:

Our retail agreement is ideal for someone looking to run their own pub business for a small in-going fee. Income is based on a percentage of the pub’s weekly sales, so the more you grow the business, the more you can earn.
 
  • Self-employed opportunity
  • Five year, rent free agreement
  • Take home between 20% to 25% of the total weekly turnover
  • All wet and food stock is supplied and paid for by Marston's
  • Marston's pay for the utility bills (excluding council tax), repairs and provide fixtures and fittings
  • Induction training is provided together with additional on-going training

What we ask from you....

  • Hiring and employing your own staff
  • Payment of Council Tax on the private residential accommodation above the pub and any insurance costs (excluding building insurance)
  • Providing you security deposit and legal fees (including VAT)
  • Obtain independent professional advice from a qualified accountant and a qualified solicitor
  • Holding a Personal License
  • Completing Marston's Induction Training
Who are we looking for?
 
We are looking for someone with enthusiasm for pubs and hospitality, whether you come from a background in pub management or you are looking to get started in the industry. We can offer full support to make your dream of owning a pub become reality! 
 
We would love to hear from you if you:

• Are passionate about doing the right thing for your staff and your customers.
• Have the drive and personality to make your business a success
• Have the ability to be accountable for running all aspects of your pub

 

 
Did you know?

Marston’s has a wide range of opportunities for a wide range of people, but one thing’s for sure, our passion for pubs is at the heart of all we do. We’ve got 183 years of experience in brewing beer and running a range of successful pubs throughout the UK, so you could say we’ve got a pretty good track record!