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RESTAURANT GENERAL MANAGER (New York)

Join our team to help us build a happier and healthier lifestyle

 

About us:

Avocaderia is a fast casual avocado based restaurant group with 3 locations in New York. Founded on the principles of offering people a fresh, healthy, and tasty meal – we use delicious avocado in every dish on our menu, from savory toasts to nourishing bowls and so much more.

Our mission is to inspire a healthier and happier lifestyle by connecting people with simple, delicious food that will make them feel good.

Started in April 2017, Avocaderia is growing fast and it has been recognized by numerous global publications and TV shows for its innovative concept, unique food design and branding excellence.

We are in the early high-growth stage of the company and every day is different from the previous one which could be challenging but it’s also a great opportunity to have a real impact

 

What we’re looking for:

An enthusiastic and ambitious candidate to manage our locations in New York. You will be in charge of growing a team and creating a superior experience for all avolovers.

 

You will oversee a full-service BOH operation, with a quick-service FOH model. You’re passionate about food. a motivator, a quick thinker, a problem-solver, a skilled communicator, and an inspiring leader.

 

The General Manager will be the face of the company, a customer’s service champion that share our values with our clients. The general manager will be the anchor of the store, a charismatic individual that leads by example and enables team members to grow on a personal and professional level.

 

Why you should apply:

You want to work alongside a team a team of experienced, passionate & like minded individuals

You want to pursue a career with a forward thinking & successful group

 

Responsibilities:

  • Be the face of Avocaderia with customers, providing incredible customers experience and spreading our values!

  • Foster our company culture, we want every person at Avocaderia to Avo a good time, from our team member to our customers

  • Lead by example, be a role model for hand floor management approach and style

  • Proactive attitude towards problems and conflicts, keep open and honest communication to manage and coach respectfully

  • Maintaining constant and open communication with team members to share our values, goals and approach 

  • Connecting with our community by implementing Avocaderia’s marketing and community activation initiatives

  • Managed and developed 10 + team members per shift

  • Hiring, Training and Scheduling a top notch team

  • Enforce rules and guidelines 

  • Work closely with Kitchen Lead and FOH lead to ensure seamless daily operations

  • Manage daily and weekly food and dry goods inventory

  • Delivering monthly P&L targets, including store sales, food and labor costs

  • Implement and monitor all tools and operating process with articulated success metrics, time frames and milestones

  • Ensuring food safety and A grade 

 

Desired Experience:

  • 5+ years’ experience in food industry

  • Experience in fast casual restaurant chains (preferred)

  • Experience in managing P&L and COGS, food and labor costs, financial planning and strategy, decision making, logistic, process improvement, strategic planning, staff management/scheduling, training & team development, food safety and DOH best practice

  • Experience in ensuring safe food handling at a large scale

  • Ability to coordinate multiple tasks such as food, beverage + labor cost while maintaining required standards of operation in daily restaurant activities

  • High energy and Proactive approach, ability to work in a fast paced environment while keeping focus on the bigger picture.

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to give and receive feedbacks

Desired Skills:

  • LOVE for Avocados!

  • Passionate about serving food that is delicious, healthy and sustainably sourced

  • Proficient in honest, open, and effective communication with internal and external partners

  • Thinks creatively while acting practically, being aware of the operational constraints of the fast-casual industry

 

What you'll get:

  • Competitive pay + bonus plan granted based on performance

  • Flexible PTO, because we respect the need for work/life harmony

  • An opportunity to make a real impact on the people around you

  • A young, dynamic and collaborative environment of people looking to grow together

  • A clear career path with opportunities for development, both personally and professionally

  • Free Avocaderia swag

  • Complimentary Avocaderia

  

IF YOU’RE INTERESTED, SEND US AN EMAIL WITH YOUR RESUME TO HR@AVOCADERIA.COM



We are Avo Lovers

Avo Lovers don’t belong to any gender, religion, race or social group

Avo Lovers are enthusiasts, full of life, ready to go the extra mile

Avo Lovers believe in a healthy and happy lifestyle, being aware of sacrifice but without saying no to the pleasures of life

Avo Lovers are a community of smilers, they see beauty the beauty in the world and help each other seeing the same beauty

Avo Lovers are driven by curiosity; they are eager to try new things but respect the tradition

Avo Lovers are free spirits and lovers!

 

Avocaderia provides equal opportunities for everyone that works for us and everyone that applies to join our team, without regard to sex or gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, any service, past, present, or future, in the uniformed services of the United States (military or veteran status), or any other consideration protected by federal, state, or local law.