Restaurant General Manager - Local Favorite
Paragould, AR 72401
Total Compensation: $50,000 - $70,000
Are you a Restaurant General Manager who would love to work for a company filled with passion, encouragement, hard work and motivation? If so, you have just found your new career opportunity! For 15 years, we’ve expanded throughout Arkansas, offering our loyal guests a family friendly restaurant to enjoy great food. Our goal is to offer a wide variety of delicious options to satisfy all tastes. We take the time to listen to our guests and try to incorporate their suggestions into future menu items. We also partner with many different local organizations in the area and love to give back to our community. If you are a hospitality professional that desires to work in a place where you are truly cared for, apply today! You don’t want to miss this one of a kind career opportunity as a Restaurant General Manager in Jonesboro, Arkansas.
Job Description: As our Restaurant General Manager, we want you to be imaginative and take the reins of your own restaurant so we are able to grow to new levels together! We will expect you to dream big and to take pride in promoting a powerful company culture. The person in the Restaurant General Manager position must be passionate, innovative and understand how to inspire others because you, as the Restaurant General Manager will be the leader your team will turn to for direction. A few of your primary focuses will be the constant coaching and developing of your team and managing the restaurant’s P&L. Being involved with our communities is another one of the Restaurant General Manager’s top priorities. We give our Managers free reign to venture out and get involved in the community with charity events, fundraisers and random acts of kindness. We foster a tradition of innovation and ownership especially with our Restaurant General Manager.
- Excellent Bonus Potential
- Health Insurance
- Growth Opportunities
- Great quality of life
- An Environment where you can Express your Unique Talents and Skills
- Minimum of 2+ years current experience as a Restaurant General Manager in a Full Service concept
- High volume background - must have Restaurant General Manager experience in restaurants doing over $1.5 million in sales per year
- 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 General Manager candidates must be proficient with financials (P&L's, inventory, food/labor cost, etc.)
Apply Now – Restaurant General Manager located in Jonesboro, Arkansas!
Meet Your Recruiter
Jacob Tarabar, CPC
Executive Recruiter | Restaurant Division
Since 2006, Jacob Tarabar has been an integral part of the Gecko Hospitality community
He joined Gecko as a part-time Recruiter covering the state of Arkansas, and in 2010, Jacob came aboard full-time, dedicating all his efforts to finding new opportunities for candidates in the market, eventually handling the state of Colorado as well. In addition to his recruiting contributions, Jacob has been actively involved assisting with Gecko Hospitality's advertising and website Job Management for several franchise partners, improving the quality, results and organization of their advertising.
Jacob and his family currently reside in the St. Louis area, though he still finds time to avidly root for Philadelphia sports teams, including the Super Bowl LII Champion Philadelphia Eagles.
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