7100 Corporate Dr Williamsburg, VA 23185 US
About Us: Our restaurant concept is experiencing rapid growth and offers a refreshing change from late nights and full-service environments. We are focused on providing exceptional service and delivering a premium dining experience without the late nights or bar scene. We are seeking a General Manager who is ready to transition from a late-night, full-service brand into our dynamic fast-casual concept.
The Opportunity: As the General Manager/Operating Partner, you will have the chance to grow into a Director of Operations level position and even have the option to join the managing partner position for a long-term equity partnership. This role comes with a competitive base salary in the $70K range, along with comprehensive benefits, training, and generous PTO.
- Oversee daily restaurant operations, ensuring smooth and efficient service
- Manage a team of dedicated staff, providing guidance, training, and mentorship
- Uphold the highest standards of customer service and guest satisfaction
- Monitor financial performance, implement cost control measures, and drive profitability
- Collaborate with the executive team to develop and execute strategic plans
- Maintain a positive work environment and foster strong relationships within the team
- Proven experience as a General Manager in a full-service restaurant setting
- Strong leadership skills with the ability to motivate and inspire a team
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Results-oriented mindset with a focus on delivering exceptional customer experiences
- Solid understanding of financial management and business operations
- Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
Meet Your Recruiter
Tom Bull, CPC
Tom Bull, CPC is the senior executive recruiter for Gecko Hospitality, Virginia and DC. Tom has a big background in restaurant operations with prior experience as DO for Applebee’s.
After joining Gecko in 2010 he has successfully developed an extensive client and candidate base throughout Washington DC and Virginia. Tom has received numerous awards for top performance during his career at Gecko. He receives frequent accolades from candidates and clients for his ability to fill job orders fast.
Tom’s experience in operations and recruiting provide a solid foundation allowing him to fill some of the most challenging positions, fast. He has connections at all levels within the restaurant segment from unit managers to Senior VP level operations, in addition to Executive Chefs and similar culinary roles.
Tom’s success is built on his ability to develop strong business relationships and works ethically with a high sense of urgency.