GENERAL MANAGER for relaxed, plant-filled rooftop cafe

Full Time
Johannesburg
Posted 2 years ago

Our client is looking for a GM for a rooftop cafe serving healthy meze, sharing plates and salads, plus smoothies.

 

We have a great opportunity for a driven and energetic team leader!
Our trendy upmarket restaurant in Maboneng is looking for a General Manager with hands-on experience
and the ability to motivate and lead the team with a strong emphasis on delivering top notch service and !
Salary negotiable depending on experience.
Responsibilities:
• Take ownership of all operational aspects of Bar, Restaurant and Events Venue
• Manage all front and back of house staff including Floor Managers
• Ensure the prompt and efficient service
• Ensure that the service areas are clean and well maintained
• Ensure that company and statutory hygiene standards are maintained at all time
• Ensure the furniture, floor layout and aesthetics of the venue are maintained
• Circulate throughout the service areas, maintaining a high profile with customers and staff
• Ensure that faults and defects are reported to Maintenance and actioned without delay
• To liaise with Directors and notify areas needing attention
• To liaise with marketing managing and sales team on private and public events
• Attend timeously to customer complaints
• Attend to special requests made by customers
• Ensure that all stocks and supplies are timeously requested, correct stock levels maintained by partaking
and supervising daily stock takes with the bartenders
• Drive turnover / come up with revenue driving initiatives
Minimum requirements:
• Minimum 2 year’s Experience as General Manager of a Restaurant
• Experience on Point Of Sale (POS) systems
• Proficiency with stock takes, variances, controls and cash-ups
• Fully computer literate
• Drivers License and own reliable transport
• A formal Hospitality / Food and Beverage Management qualification will be an advantage
• Well spoken and well groomed with exceptional customer relations skills
• Good under pressure and able to think on your feet
• Must be a South African Citizen with a valid ID doc or must have a valid work permit
• Must be prepared to work late shifts, weekends etc
• Ambitious, self motivated & energetic
• Good contactable references
• Understanding and experience in Staff disciplinary processes

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Job CategoryHospitality, Tourism

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