General Manager- River Oaks

Houston, TX

General Manager 

about us

At bellagreen, we serve chef-inspired dishes made in a scratch kitchen with the freshest, finest ingredients since 2008.  We want to surprise and delight our guests with familiar foods that have an interesting flair that they are unlikely to find anywhere else.  We care about the environment and believe everyone deserves to visit a place where they can afford a premium meal in a comfortable and convenient environment.

At bellagreen, we are fully engaged with our guests and are attentive to their needs.  We believe in servant leadership.  Everyone at bellagreen can be a leader.  We are responsible to our team and the community, and we believe in doing the right thing, being honest and transparent in our action.  We hold our staff and each other to high standards.

We are growing across Texas, come join us!

position overview:

We are looking for a strong leader to join our team, who is passionate about food, building teams and focused on delivering hospitality!  You thrive in a hands-on, fast-paced environment and you know how to clearly communicate, whether it’s menu knowledge, guest service expectations, or simply that you care; you deliver results focused to the team and guests. You lead according to our values. 

What you’ll do:

  • Oversee all aspects of the restaurant
  • Leading each shift with purpose as the values role model and brand ambassador
  • Proactively builds a starting line-up and bench of bellagreen team members; those that encompass our culture and have potential to grow within our stores
  • Fostering a collaborative people first environment by high fiving team wins, setting priorities and delivering consistent honest feedback to all team members
  • Engaging with the local community through creativity and by executing the bellagreen brand/sales marketing and community involvement initiatives
  • Driving store sales and financial goals by cultivating team ownership and removing obstacles to succeed 
  • Forecasting store sales accurately and scheduling the store team appropriately to enhance phenomenal guest experiences and business results
  • Modeling all food safety and security practices, while ensuring all are adhered to consistently by team members
  • Communicating openly, sharing ideas, and finding solutions that help make the stores great
  • Leading exceptional food, service, and facility standards through strong BOH and FOH accountability
  • Taking on difficult conversations by effectively addressing performance and conflict issues swiftly 
  • Create memorable dining experiences by exceeding guest expectations

Who you are:

  • Sees the world as glass half full
  • Shares a love for food
  • Strong desire to add value and wants to give more to the team than they take 
  • Seeks out new opportunities that impact the wellbeing of the team and business
  • Ability to go the extra mile to take care of our guests and each other and has a reputation of strong leadership
  • Understands the value of never settling; displays a commitment to results
  • Belief that diversity makes for richer experiences; Ability to connect and influence others 
  • Personal characteristics reflective of bellagreen’s values: non-judgmental, welcoming, playful, original, sunny disposition, does the right thing in all that they do
  • 3+ years of restaurant management experience; prior kitchen experience is preferred 
  • Ability to perform basic accounting functions and has strong decision-making skills

What we offer: 

  • Eligible for bonus
  • PTO plan
  • Unmatched growth 
  • Discounted meals on and off shift 
  • Competitive pay and bonus plan 
  • Health, dental, vision coverage eligibility  
  • Meal plan/free food
  • Fun and challenging team environment