An experienced General Manager is required to manage a trendy, upmarket boutique-style restaurant in Umhlanga, Durban. Supervision, performance management, and effective delegation to various junior managers and staff to ensure an efficient and smooth-running restaurant.
Duties : Ensure daily store operational requirements are met Ensure smooth running of the front of house and back of house Supervision of staff Ensure store hygiene, maintenance, health, and safety requirements are met Beverage cost, food costs, and stock control are within the specified range Be on duty for busy shifts, weekends, and all functions.
Ensure effective communication between staff as well as management Ensure reports are issued timeously Must have an understanding of Italian cuisine.
Requirements 5-10 years in a similar role Experience in dealing with high volume, in a similar environment, would be preferable Strong Leadership ability Ability to delegate and manage down effectively Intermediate Microsoft Excel and Word skills Strong analytical and problem-solving skills High attention to detail and process-driven Ability to interpret statistical information Ability to communicate verbally and in writing with all levels of management, external customers, and third-party service providers Self-motivated and deadline-oriented Ability to multi-task Discretion and integrity Problem analysis and problem-solving skills Stress tolerance Decision-making This person will be for employment in a position of trust and honesty and entails the handling of cash or finances