General Manager

Kuwait (KW)
1300KWD basic, 500KWD housing, 200KWD transport, private medical, annual bonus, flight allowance
15 Nov 2016
13 Dec 2016
Job Level

General Manager – Casual Dining

Executives for Hospitality – Kuwait, 360° Mall

A fantastic opportunity has come up for a General Manager to join MeatCo, Kuwait, part of FoodFund International, and our internationally expanding restaurant group.

The ideal background for applicants will be from branded casual dining restaurant groups, as a either an existing General Manager,  Deputy General manager, or Restaurant Manager, with a proven track record in driving sales and footfall; excellent people management and training skills.  We are not looking for a first appointment Manager, or applicants from fast food backgrounds.

Job Responsibilities

  • Assess development needs and train and coach staff
  • Delegate duties and tasks to staff to meet objectives and maximize resources
  • Set and monitor quality and service standards for staff
  • Direct and manage staff members to meet standards and objectives ensure staff operate within company policies
  • Organise and adjust staff rotas and schedules in accordance with available resources and labor regulations
  • Resolve customer complaints promptly
  • Monitor cleanliness and hygiene of the restaurant
  • Promote and practice compliance with fire, health, safety and hygiene standards and regulations
  • Oversee accurate cash-up procedures and ensure necessary paperwork is complete
  • Ensure adherence to cash management procedures
  • Ensure adherence to stock control procedures & monitor and order supplies
  • Liaise with suppliers and sales representatives
  • Check stock is correctly rotated and stored to reduce wastage
  • Plan and implement cost control measures
  • Plan and implement systems to maximize sales and revenue
  • Organise promotional activities
  • Generate and present financial reports
  • Implement improvements for products and service
  • Maintain regular communication with staff and management through meetings and discussions

About you:

  • You MUST have min. 2 years of experience in a similar role, within an upscale / casual dining restaurant
  • You must be passionate, well spoken & presentable
  • Team player, with proven ability to motivate & lead a team

Total Salary Package: 1,500 -2,000KWD per month, pro rata, dependent on experience

About us

Food Fund International is global restaurant organisation, founded 10 years ago by Costa Tomazos, the Chairman of Food Fund International, who started his F&B experience in the 1970s by opening one of the first steakhouse chains in South Africa.  We now have over 13 restaurants within our group, and our current portfolio includes: