General Manager - Doha, Qatar - BBQ, Grill and Crab-shack coming to Doha

Doha, Qatar
Competitive Salary, Incentive Scheme, Accommodation & Transport Allowance, Medical, Flight Tickets
12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Job Level

Whissle is a Dubai based full service boutique Luxury & Lifestyle hospitality company founded by Markus Thesleff and Ramzy Abdul-Majeed, who are the co-founders of:

  • the multi-award winning OKKU Luxury Japanese Restaurant and Lounge
  • Riva Beach Club, a standalone Beach Club
  • Sophies an innovative gastro-cafe
  • CLAW; an American Crabshack in Souk Al Bahar
  • Cielo Sky Lounge, located at Dubai Golf on the Creek
  • Casa de Tapas, located at Dubai Golf on the Creek
  • La Playa, on the beach in Jumeirah Beach Residence

We are looking for a General Manager who will be responsible for the venue and operations for our new opening in Doha, Qatar.

The key responsibility of the role is to act as a support mechanism to the venue management teams to ensure successful ongoing profitable operations and to maintain consistent standards across the operation.

The General Manager will act as a liaison between the Founders & Investors and the F&B Operations and will be able to establish deep relationships across the group with the respective Venue GM's, Head Office, the Finance and HR Administration teams.  The ideal applicant will have a solid skillset gained across a variety of operations and able to lead multi-million Riyal venues.

All aspects of the operations will be under the responsibility of the General Manager:

  • Front of House
    • Staffing - Selection & Hiring
    • Training & Development
    • Reporting Structure
    • Sales
  • Back of House
    • Staffing - Selection & Hiring
    • Menu design & management
    • Cost Control
  • Operations
    • Supplier Negotiations
    • CCTV
    • IT Services
    • Asset Management
    • Capital Expenditure
    • Partner Negotiations
  • Entertainment
    • Staffing & Entertainers
    • AV
    • Sound Systems
  • HR
    • payroll
    • visa's and PRO
    • leave (annual/sick)
  • Marketing
    • online, radio, print media, social media

For a confidential discussion send us your CV for review.