Restaurant Manager | Hawke’s Bay_NewZealand

Great location - An experienced Restaurant Manager to lead a team of 25+ - Family owned business - Attractive salary with daytime hours only.

Since 1986 our clients' blood, sweat and tears have flowed into the soil of their land. With a dedicated and strong team of 25+ across the establishment their laughter and stories resonate in the salty sea breezes. Our clients vision for the future: environmental stewardship, imagining beauty, achieving intergenerational growth. 

The Role:

You will be driving and training a team of 25+ to ensure a high level of service while ensuring all operational functions are managed strictly across the board. You will be comfortable training a diverse range of employees to a fluent working style surrounding menu and wine selections. Your previous experience in a high calibre restaurant and knowledge of fine dining and wine selections will make you successful within this role.

  • Drive the restaurant to success by achieving sales and KPI targets
  • Working closely with the Head Chef and BOH team along with training and driving FOH team 
  • Roster management
  • Be engaged to learn about all services on offer by our client at including wine and art
  • Be confident leading wine tastings
  • Work with the marketing team to create and drive new initiatives each season
Ideal Candidate: 
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in leading a high calibre restaurant 
  • Coaching / inspiring leadership style
  • Adaptable to existing processes and procedures 
  • Ability to leave your ego at the door with a humble nature
  • Proven ability to build relationships with various people internally and externally
  • Willing to relocate ( Matakana based )
  • Understanding or interest in wine is a must
You will be rewarded with:
  • $80 - 100k salary per annum depending on experience
  • An attractive Bonus structure
  • Day time hours only (closes at 6pm daily)
  • Exceptional support from General Manager and Owner   

If this role sounds like something you would be interested in and you have the correct NZ working rights please apply, we would love to hear from you.

JOB REFERENCE #320560800

Category: Venue / Restaurant / Bar Management

Location: Hawke’s Bay_NewZealand

Work Type: Full-Time

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