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Assistant Restaurant Manager Job Description

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We are seeking an outgoing food-lover with a passion for people to join our team as an [Assistant Restaurant Manager]. As [Assistant Restaurant Manager] you will be responsible for assisting the Manager in selecting, training and managing the staff in a way that will create exceptional dining experience for all customers, as well as a happy working environment for all staff members. We strive to create a special experience for every customer who comes through our doors, and we are seeking someone with a customer obsessed mindset. Your performance will be measured by average table service time, revenue, cost of goods sold, customer happiness, employee turnover, and profitability.


– Assisting the Restaurant Manager in selecting, training, and managing staff;
– Assisting in decision making regarding all matters of customer excellence;
– Developing our team to craft the best possible dining experience for all customers;
– Creating a culture of upselling to customers;
– Doing everything in your power to make sure customers leave full and satisfied; and
– Applying the principles of workforce success to keep our team motivated.


– A love of food, dining, and people;
– Relevant hospitality experience, preferably as an Assistant Manager or another supportive role;
– Experience interviewing, hiring, and managing staff to ensure success;
– Engaging communication skills that focus on customers and staff;
– Excellent problem solving skills; and
– Proficiency with retail management systems, including Point of Sale, and Workforce Management.

This role will truly be fulfilling for anyone who wants to pursue a career in the hospitality industry. Exciting opportunities await the successful applicant!

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