General Manager | El Catrin Destileria

The Distillery Restaurants Corp. - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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El Catrin Destileria is currently in search of our next leader; a General Manager who understands the heart of the hospitality industry and the pulse of Toronto's food and beverage scene.

The DRC Perks:
Competitive pay and group benefits
In-house dining perks
Cell phone allowance
Training + development guided by some of our very own accomplished hospitality professionals
A dynamic culture that encourages rewards, innovation, creativity + ideas
The chance to work alongside the best team in the city

As a General Manager, you will be expected to:
Lead by example and reinforce the DRC's core values and policies on a daily basis
Create a warm and positive environment for guests and employees
Maintain a culture that revolves around the experience and enjoyment of food and beverage
Build and nurture relationships with guests, team members, management and vendors alike
Engage with guests and have a personal-hand when it comes to dealing with complaints and inquiries
Inspire your team with innovative ideas and visions for the future
Manage the floor and flow of business
Ensure scheduling, in all departments, leads to efficient service while being in line with labour costs
Perform cash and inventory reconciliation
Order supplies as necessary
Liaise with Human Resources to coach, recruit, train and manage the performance of team members as necessary
Recognize and reward valuable team members
Collaborate with our Marketing Manager and Creative Coordinator to showcase features and promotions in order to drive sales and meet targets
Other tasks as assigned by upper management

Interested? Apply today, if you are:
Experienced. We're looking for candidates with at least five (5) years of progressive experience within the hospitality industry, preferably a fast-paced restaurant environment, in a senior managerial role.
Industry-focused. A business, hospitality or food and beverage management degree/diploma, or the equivalent in education and experience, is considered an asset.
Certified. While you're required to be Smart Serve certified, Mixology, Prud'homme Beer, and Sommelier certifications are highly valued.
Numerically competent. Basic accounting and business math skills are required.
A people person. Someone who naturally possesses an affinity for superior guest service and takes the initiative to go above and beyond expectations.
Passionate. A true leader who aims to drive their team toward new heights and greater successes.
More about the team: The Distillery Restaurants Corporation (DRC) is behind several unique concepts throughout the Distillery Historic District. We provide à la carte dining, catering, group dining, special events and quick bites to more than 1 MILLION guests annually. As we approach the second decade since our inception, the DRC is showing no signs of slowing down. Work with us, grow with us! #VHP

The Distillery Restaurants Corporation (DRC) is committed to providing an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process where candidates are respected, supported and valued. The DRC welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Please note that accommodations during every part of the recruitment and selection process are available upon request.