Restaurant General Manager - Regional Favorite
4444 1st Ave NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 Cedar Rapids, IA 52404 US
Restaurant General Manager
Fast Casual - Exciting Restaurant Concept
Our Company is seeking a self-motivated and professional Restaurant General Manager with excellent leadership and team building skills. If you are a dynamic Restaurant General Manager who can be a Brand Ambassador for our company, Apply right away for our location in Cedar Rapids, Iowa! We're quickly changing the old notions of full-service dining. Instead of having guests picking off a menu, they can create their own meals and watch it cooked right in front of them! Guests can come to our restaurant time and time again and enjoy a different unique dish every time. Making lunch or dinner isn’t just a meal, but an experience that’s truly your own, and different every time. Over the past few years we have become one of the fastest growing chains in the industry, expanding outward from the Midwest. Our restaurant group has bold new plans to aggressively grow across Nebraska and Iowa and are seeking individuals that are ready to advance in their careers.
Title of Position: Restaurant General Manager
Job Description: The Restaurant General Manager must bring a positive attitude to work every day and set high standards for everyone on their team. The Restaurant General Manager must be able to delegate with enthusiasm promoting new ideas and fresh perspective. Interpersonal skills and guest relations will be required to handle and resolve and staff or guest conflicts effectively. The Restaurant General Manager will know how to create a strong and efficient team and guide them towards one common goal of exceptional customer service and consistent culinary productivity. The Restaurant General Manager must be able to balance their administrative obligations, handling the finances and P&L of the restaurant while building sales and profits through marketing and advertising.
- Industry competitive salary
- Medical / Dental / Vision insurance packages
- Long / Short Term disability
- Paid vacation
- Sick time
- Performance based bonus structure
- Minimum of 2+ years current experience as a Restaurant General Manager in a high volume (over $2m per year in sales) Full Service or Fast Casual concept
- Ability to increase sales and build rapport in the community
- Strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills
- Hands-on with hiring, training, and developing hourly employees
- Excellent work ethic and drive to succeed
- Restaurant General Manager candidates must be proficient with financials (P&L's, inventory, food/labor cost, etc.)
Apply Now - Restaurant General Manager located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa!
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.