Restaurant Banquet Sales Manager
1010 Capitol Ave, Omaha, NE 68102 Omaha, NE 68102 US
New Store Opening - Banquet Sales Experience a plus
For years we have been dazzling the taste buds of every guest that walks through our doors. When you look around, quality is the first word that comes to mind. From the elegant design of our restaurant to bringing you the finest dining experience one could ask for. We’re most known for our premium steaks, but that’s not all! Our menu is diverse and features a variety of delicious appetizers, mouthwatering selection of entrees, and an array of exotic spirits crafted by our bartenders. Whether it’s a business meeting, special occasion, or a Wednesday, we are the perfect place for an incredible dining experience.
Title of Position: Restaurant Manager
Job Description: The Restaurant Manager has complete responsibility for a million-dollar operation, from supervising staff to ensuring delighted customers and product quality. The Restaurant Manager will work closely with the entire Management Team on strategic planning, staffing and marketing for their location. We believe in challenges and rewards. Hard work, an optimistic attitude, and solid Management skills will earn you a career as a Restaurant Manager with exceptional personal compensation, recognition, advancement opportunity, and benefits. We are searching for exceptional Restaurant Manager to grow with us. This Restaurant Manager will also oversee out Private Party/Banquet Sales, driving our large party & community marketing initiatives locally and build partnerships with clients in the Omaha market.
- 2-3 years of current Restaurant Manager experience in a Full Service or Upscale Casual Restaurant
- Prior Catering/Banquet Sales experience a huge plus
- High volume background; must have experience with Full Service Restaurants doing over $3 million per year in sales
- Strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills
- Hands-on with hiring, training, and developing hourly employees
- Ability to build a steady client base and interact with the community
- Outside sales experience required
- Must have strong knowledge of the Omaha market and extensive contacts to drive Banquet Sales
Apply Now - Restaurant Manager located in Omaha, Nebraska!
Tara Gates, CPC
Executive Recruiter | Restaurant Division
Tara Gates joined the Gecko Hospitality team as a Restaurant Recruiter in 2014. As a Recruiter, Tara has been very successful in connecting top talent candidates with successful corporate restaurants. She has mastered the craft of engaging candidates on a personal level, coordinating interviews with the clients, as well as determining the hiring needs and fulfilling the position with candidates that excel expectations set forth by the client. She attributes this to her 20+ years of experience managing different types of restaurant settings from privately owned upscale facilities, banquet, to casual corporate environments.
In addition to being a Recruiter, Tara is an adventurous risk taker and thrill seeker and has a passion for living on the edge. She enjoys four wheeling, rock climbing, white water rafting and traveling. Tara attended Penn State University and was an All Star Track and Cross Country runner.