Assistant Manager - QSR Restaurant Concept
Des Moines, IA 50310
Quick Service - Rapid Growth
Our Company is searching for a Restaurant Manager with high standards and exceptional integrity. The Manager in this position will be able to build a strong team and lead staff members successfully to a common goal. Don’t miss this opportunity! Apply Today to be the Restaurant Manager for our location in Des Moines, IA. When our first location opened over 20 years ago, we wanted to provide guests bold flavors that not only delighted their taste buds, but challenged them as well. Our dedication to quality and freshness set us apart from our competitors and we quickly became a hit ion each town we opened up in. We currently have over 1,000 locations in the US along with several International locations. Today we are one of the fastest growing concepts in the restaurant industry with bold plans for further expansion. If this sounds like the Restaurant Manager position you happen to be searching for with the type of company you can see yourself growing in, please apply immediately for our location in Des Moines, IA.
Title of Position – Restaurant Manager
Job Description: As our Restaurant Manager you must share our core values to stand together and share knowledge that will help each other succeed. The person in this position must have extraordinary integrity and lead their team through example to do the right things, for the right reasons, achieve a common goal and maintain the confidence of our guests. We also feel our Restaurant Manager should be empowered and able to deliver a workforce with remarkable customer service and cuisine that delights. Additionally, the Restaurant Manager must be able to carry out these visions while sustaining their administrative and financial obligations to the company in an effective and efficient manner. Our Restaurant Manager will be responsible for assisting the General Manager in the overall operations of the restaurant and will be held accountable for both its successes and failures.
- Excellent salary
- Medical / Dental / Vision insurance packages
- Long / Short term disability
- Paid vacation
- Sick time
- Bonus structure
- Minimum of 2+ years current experience as a Restaurant Manager in a high volume (over $1.5m per year in sales) concept
- Ability to increase sales and build rapport in the community
- Strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills
- Hands-on experience hiring, training, and developing hourly employees
- Excellent work ethic and drive to succeed
- Restaurant Manager must be proficient with financials (P&L's, inventory, food/labor cost, etc.)
Apply Now – Restaurant Manager located in Des Moines, Iowa!
Kirsty Burton joined Gecko Hospitality in 2017. Her parents worked in hospitality when she was a child, so it was natural to follow them into the industry. She started her first job at 16 with a local restaurant and remained in restaurants and bars for several years. After moving into retail, it didn’t take long to get back behind the bar. Kirsty took on a Management role and after training, was promoted to manage the kitchen and the busy nightclub bar in the evenings.
After training, Kirsty moved into Relief Management and traveled to other locations to manage other pubs, restaurants and nightclubs. She was able to use her experiences and talents for roles in recruitment and development within various industries, over the past several years.
In her spare time, she loves traveling, making jewelry and has a passion for motorcycling.
“This was the best experience I have ever had with a recruiter. Kirsty was hand on the whole time and I would not had gotten the job if it wasn’t for her. Kirsty is AMAZING.” - Adam G.
"Kirsty is amazing." - Amy R.
"Very nice, very professional." - Gregory L.
"Working with Gecko Hospitality was a great experience. Kirsty is pleasant and genuinely cared about finding a placement that was a good fit for me." - Sean L.
"Kirsty was very helpful in my job search. There were multiple leads and jobs that she let me know about and was persistent with the different business representatives to make sure I had an interview to showcase my skill set." - Nick D.
"Great experience with Kirsty. She helped my search outside the box and we were able to find the right fit, not just a fit." - Jason K.
"Kirsty was the sweetest most helpful person and always called to check up on me." - Ingrid R.
"Both Tara and Kirsty do a great job finding me qualified people in a tough employment market." - Jeff C.
"Kirsty was totally amazing. She took the time to listen and help me every step of the way." - Shayne K.