• Restaurant Associates
  • New York, New York
  • Mar 25, 2020
Full time General Managers and Management Executives

Job Description



Become part of Restaurant Associates, a name that has been synonymous with exciting restaurant concepts and high quality foodservice for over half a century. RA is a New York City leader in the foodservice industry for some of the nation's premier museums, performing arts centers and corporate accounts. Restaurant Associates' commitment to upscale dining has led the way to develop successful culinary programs. If you share our belief in the value of delivering Superior Quality Food and Delivery Hospitality Excellence, we invite you to learn more about Restaurant Associates' dynamic select team of professionals. Come share your talents with one of the nations' fastest-growing, multi-million dollar organizations.

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Job Summary Job Summary:

In this NEW dynamic leadership role, reporting the Vice President of Hospitality, the Corporate Manager of Hospitality will be focused on driving initiatives that positively impact the customer and employee experience. The successful candidate will leverage their strong luxury brand operations expertise to promote the highest standards & enhance overall customer, client and employee experience; developing, communicating and executing on the RA's Hospitality strategy and initiatives that ensure the Company's Philosophy is fulfilled while safeguarding the delivery of the highest quality services standards.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Own the hospitality cultural planning, in close collaboration with the Corporate VP of Hospitality and Regional Champions , Brand Strategy VP, and on-site leadership team
  • Directs the deployment of the Hospitality strategy and initiatives
  • Develop strong working relationships and partnerships with internal departments to support operations, culinary, human resources and marketing/communications as well as client and vendors
  • Develop, communicate and execute hospitality training efforts, measurement of guest experience and initiatives that enhance team culture; ensuring achievement of core objectives are progressing using measurable milestone
  • Initiates customer satisfaction surveys and focus groups to gauge RA's hospitality
  • Analyzes data and develops action plans based on facts to improve quality of service
  • Supports the operational and culinary teams with strategies to drive hospitality excellence
  • Identifies improvement opportunities by staying current on customer/industry trends
  • Superior customer service orientation
  • Must be able to write, speak and present clearly and persuasively; effectively present information to customers, clients, other employees and the general public, using PowerPoint as well as other mainstream software and technology
  • Demonstrated experience with the development of standard operating procedures
  • Experience with the development of staff training materials
  • Financial Acumen, ensuring efficient oversight to projects are delivered on time and in budgets with ROI
  • Leads with integrity and is a Role Model to MVV
  • Client Relationship Skills
  • Superior attention to detail
  • Strong drive, energy and problem solving ability
  • Ability to make effective decisions and manage several processes in a fast paced environment; successfully coordinate efforts across multiple teams
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven leadership and supervisory skills; demonstrated ability to lead, inspire and motivate team
  • Ability to develop systems and reports for tracking projects and metric alignment

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Req ID: 350633

Restaurant Associates