Restaurant Manager - Pressing Need

Ames, IA 50014

Posted: 05/29/2019 Employment Type: Full-Time Job Category: Restaurant Division (Restaurants) Job ID: 41TGia175-3 Salary: $35,000 - $45,000

Restaurant Manager
Immediate Need - Interview Todayl

Our company is in search of a passionate, ambitious and experienced Restaurant Manager who shares our enthusiasm for outstanding food quality and service excellence. When our first restaurant opened, we wanted to make a difference for customers and emphasize the freshness of our food. Over time, we expanded our menu to stay ahead of the curve and provide our guests more options, including increasing the amount of selections and creating healthier meals. With the success of our first restaurant, we were gradually able to expand and we hope to have restaurants across the country and internationally. We wouldn’t have envisioned the amount of success we’ve had over the past decade without talented leaders and hourly staff. Don’t Wait- Apply Today for our location in Ames, Iowa!

Title of Position: Restaurant Manager
Job Description:
 As our Restaurant Manager you will be expected to maintain all areas of the restaurants daily functions. Ensuring absolute customer satisfaction throughout the shift will be required of our Restaurant Manager. Excellent food quality and guest experience are equally important to maintain. Responsibilities of the Restaurant Manager also include ensuring compliance with proper food handling procedures, state health, safety, security and company policies. The Restaurant manager will assist in hiring, training and developing our team to create future leaders within our organization. Working together with the General Manager the Restaurant manager will build skills and an extensive knowledge of inventory management, product ordering, labor control and P&L management. This is a position that requires the ability to multitask, prioritize and make quick decisions. To be a successful Restaurant Manager a positive and professional attitude must be maintained at all times.

Benefits:

  •   Competitive Salary
  •   Paid Vacation
  •   Health Insurance
  •   Life Insurance
  •   401K Plan
  •   Growth Opportunity


Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2+ years current experience as a Restaurant 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 Manger located in Ames, 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.

 

Candidate Testimonials

 

Ben Boyd

Posted 

Had a great experience with gecko! My rep, Tara Gates, took all the stress out of the job searching experience. She took care of setting up my interviews and provided great feedback at each stage of the interview process so I could present myself as a strong and knowledgeable candidate. I really felt like she was in my corner for anything I needed during my job search. If you’re looking for that next big promotion, gecko can definitely make it happen!

 

Ron Pullen

Posted 

You are a great “people picker” and talent developer! Tara is terrific and reps you well.   I am on to the next phase of interviews!  I truly feel I am a good pick for JGilberts. Tara’s attitude is contagious and she motivates me, but keeps me grounded. Thank you!

 5.0 out of 5 stars
 

Kathy H - May 5, 2019

Very impressed. Tara Gates guided me through the process and gave me extremely beneficial information in order to be successful. She was attentive and professional. She was a positive and friendly person that represented your company perfectly. Thank you Gecko and Tara Gates for helping find and obtain a dream employment opportunity. 

 

 5.0 out of 5 stars
 

Jodi V - March 13, 2019

Tara has been so fantastic!

 

 5.0 out of 5 stars
 

Carver P - August 17, 2018

I was surprised. Tara made me her number 1 priority and set up multiple interviews that were good fits with everything I was looking for in a job. She reached out multiple times to check up on me and gave me warm congratulations I After I landed the job that I had wanted from the start. Tara did an excellent job from beginning to end!

 

 5.0 out of 5 stars
 

Cindy V - December 16, 2018

I am very grateful to have the opportunity to work with Tara. She was always pleasant and willing to help me. She also sent me valuable information on interview tips and coached me at all times! I will use Tara in the future if I am looking for a job

 

 5.0 out of 5 stars
 

Melinda H - December 16, 2018

It was a great experience. Tara was so helpful. She coached me along the entire process and was also like my cheerleader :)

 

 5.0 out of 5 stars
 

Jeff C - November 15, 2018

Both Tara, and Kirsty do a great job finding me qualified people in a tough employment market. Jeff Cox

 

 5.0 out of 5 stars
 

Shannon H - October 26, 2018

I thought Tara Gates was a wonderful person to work with. She was so knowledgeable and a kind soul.

 

 

 5.0 out of 5 stars
 

April W - April 6, 2019

Tara was very professional. She helped me find a good fit

 

 

 

 

 

 

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