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Restaurant General Manager - Reunion Venice Beach

Company: NeueHouse
Location: Los Angeles
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionNeueHouse is the private workspace and cultural home for creators, innovators, and thought leaders. With iconic buildings, timeless design, thought-provoking cultural experiences, and elevated hospitality, NeueHouse has reimagined the ideal environment for creative potential and progress.NeueHouse currently operates across three different, but equally iconic properties in New York City and Los Angeles:

  • Our Madison Square (MSQ) House is situated in New Yorks iconic Flatiron District, was previously home for Tepper Galleries, a well-known Manhattan auction house for international artists and collectors in the 1930s and neighbors the 69th Regiment Armory where the first International Exhibition of Modern Art was held.
  • Our Hollywood House (HWD), which sits on Sunset Boulevard, is one of LAs most celebrated buildings and occupies the original CBS Studio (the worlds first structure built intentionally for broadcast). Here genre- defining artists from Orson Wells and Lucille Ball to Janis Joplin, the Beach Boys, and Bob Dylan built their legacy.
  • Our Bradbury House (BB) sits within the Bradbury building in DTLA. Built in 1893, the Bradbury Building is an architectural masterpiece and one of Los Angeles most historic landmarks. It has been heralded as one of the most thrilling spaces in all North America and is renowned for its breathtaking skylit atrium filled with walkways, stairs, balconies, and intricate ironwork.These properties are complemented by forthcoming houses in Venice Beach, and Miami, as well as proposed European locations. Regardless of locale, and by deliberate design, all our environment and teams support, nurture and connect the NeueHouse community in reaching their creative potential.The RoleThe Restaurant General Manager of Reunion Venice Beach leads and influences all facets of its operations. A successful GM ensures operational excellence by drilling into the smallest of details while focusing on achieving the strategic short and long-term business goals of the multi-million-dollar NeueHouse venue. Including day-to-day staff management and mentorship, the GM translates the magic of Reunion Venice Beach into future business by consistently elevating and refining Member, Guest and Staff experiences, maintaining a culture of positivity and growth.Reporting directly to the NeueHouse Los Angeles Regional Director of Food and Beverage, with a dotted line to the NeueHouse Venice Beach General Manager, the role is expected to navigate through ambiguity and will need to be excited by areas of opportunity and lead others to follow the example. The GM will recruit and develop a dedicated food and beverage team and is expected to lead through our core values of generosity, authenticity, curiosity, and kindness, with the goal of attracting the best and most diverse talent available as we continue to grow overall the food and beverage operations.Requirements
    • 10+ years creating and managing luxury hospitality/lifestyle hospitality experiences (e.g., F&B/Restaurant/Hotel), serving the creative and/or luxury industries.
    • Proven experience with opening new Restaurants, Bars and Cafs.
    • Ability to take full responsibility for the success of the overall operations for the NeueHouse Venice Beach, Reunion Restaurant & Bar.
      • Demonstrated strength in working alongside a range of backgrounds, skills, and professionals. The GM must be as adept at working with hourly employees as they are at advising our CEO.
      • Financial acumen to support operating a multi-million-dollar business. This candidate should consider their abilities to:
        • Assess the business on a weekly/daily basis
        • Provide reports on the economic and operational state of the business that trigger the development of action plans to support operational improvements including accurate unit forecasting and documentation to support
        • Optimize profit, minimize margins and promote exceptional experience(s) for Members, Guest, and Staff.
        • Ability to set the highest of service standards that are unique to the overall CultureWorks group, consistently working to improve the delivery of service, implementing all systems to ensure the smooth running of service.
        • An experienced understanding of regulated food safety, risk prevention, fire prevention and emergency procedures policies. This role will partner with Health & Safety leaders and following local, government and regional compliance and abiding by legal standards to create a safe and inviting space for Members, guests, staff.Core Role ResponsibilitiesAdministrative:
          • Overseeing day-to-day food and beverage operations in conjunction with the NeueHouse Venice Beach General Manager and Regional Director of F&B + other business unit leaders including all administrative mail, email, management of digital and physical records of staff, finances and other related inventory.
          • Oversee all Reunion Restuarant & Bar food and beverage ordering and receiving, including the storage of all goods.
          • Working in conjunction with multiple business units navigating through various priorities including but not limited to expanding dining offerings to address multiple audiences.
          • Development of maintenance programs and staff culture, ensuring staff are trained to handle equipment safely and the venue is treated with respect so that maintenance costs are kept to a minimum.
          • Regularly meet with Leadership teams to develop and execute standard operating procedures identifying discretionary revenue opportunities while maintaining the integrity of the brand.
          • The ability to guide, develop and implement operational excellence decisions that become SOPs by outlining policies, procedures, and systems to improve our business and staff experience.Team Management:
            • Reunion Restaurant & Bar: Primary governance over a team of dedicated and diversified staff including the following responsibilities:
              • Development/manage the business unit organizational chart in conjunction with Leadership.
              • Developing proper written documentation in preparation for the hiring and training of necessary staff and following onboarding protocols for new staff.
              • Institute daily operational meetings that include core front and back of house staff from other units to educate on daily happenings in the house..
              • Conduct weekly or bi-weekly leadership meetings in conjunction with the NeueHouse Venice Beach General Management with clear, concise and measurable objectives.Finances:
                • Develop and meticulously manage the business unit operating budgets; schedule frequency meetings to address actuals and adjust forecasting as needed.
                  • Submit and catalog invoices in conjunction with standard practices.
                  • Schedule bi-weekly meetings with leadership to balance expenses against forecast.
                  • Develop meticulously organized filing systems on company shared drives for retention and auditing purposes.COVID19: The health and well-being of our Members, guests and staff has been our number one priority and the guiding force behind all our decisions as we open our doors. We encourage you to learn more about our commitment to safety by reading the steps we have taken to ensure that all Members, Guests and Staff feel safe, comfortable, and secure, going forward on our website.Diversity & Representation: NeueHouse is committed to building and supporting diverse and representative communities, long-term career opportunities and extends Equal Employment Opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy status, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic disposition or any other reason protected by law.Benefits
                    • Health Care Plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)
                    • Retirement Plan (401k, IRA)
                    • Life Insurance (Basic, Voluntary & AD&D)
                    • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)
                    • Family Leave
                    • Short Term & Long Term Disability
                    • Training & Development
                    • Wellness Resources

Keywords: NeueHouse, Los Angeles , Restaurant General Manager - Reunion Venice Beach, Hospitality & Tourism , Los Angeles, California

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