Restaurant Manager - Immediate Need
1720 22nd St, West Des Moines, IA 50266 West Des Moines, IA 50266
Casual Theme - Immediate Need
In the past 20+ years, we've grown into a well-known, casual dining chain that has people coming back for more. Our menu features several delicious from-scratch meals, ranging from steaks and ribs to salads and healthy-living options. What sets us apart from our competitors is the awards our menu has won from various outlets all over the United States. We've expanded over the past several years and to maintain our growth, we've brought on some of the most talented Managers in the business to continue our success.
Title of Position: Restaurant Manager
Job Description: The Restaurant Manager will assist the General Manager in overseeing all facets of restaurant operations. Including assisting in the preparation of operational budgets, achieving sales and profit levels, ensure food quality, guest service and satisfaction, as well as restaurant cleanliness. This Restaurant Manager will perform restaurant operation duties as needed including host, server, answering the phone, bussing tables, prepping menu and beverage items, line cooking, catering, bartending, TOGO, expediting orders and running food. As the Restaurant Manager you will abide by company standard operating practices and absolutes, and maintain regular and consistent attendance and punctuality.
- Excellent Compensation
- Health Benefits
- Life Insurance
- Paid Vacation
- Sick Time Policies
- Bonus Plans
- Minimum of 2+ years current experience as a Restaurant Manager in a full service concept
- High volume background; must have Restaurant Manager experience in establishments doing over $2 million per year in sales
- 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 manager candidates must be proficient with financials (P&L's, inventory, food/labor cost, etc.)
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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.