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Job Title General Manager
Location Jeddah
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Job Description

Our Client:

Our client, has diversified into the restaurant business and have aspirations to grow that business vertically across the Kingdom and establish a Franchise model.

Your Role:

You would be a seasoned professional with a background in acquiring franchisee, managing relationship with principal and have delivered innovative solutions in "restaurant solutions" space. Your mandate would cover the expansion of the current chain and identifying an opportunity to start into the multi-service food and beverage space as well. A track record of delivering pragmatic solutions that have delivered revenue growth will be the mantra for the role. Leading the strategic direction, management and top-line & Bottom-line revenues for multiple restaurants with a large team reporting in. Responsible for working directly with the franshisors, Operations, principal & multiple stakeholders in creating a clear and credible vision for the outlets. Understands market mix and aligns human resources, structures and systems to achieve strategic goals and maximize revenues. Works tactically with all the department heads to ensure a strategically symbiotic relationship between the disciplines. Lead on franchisor relations, contract negotiations etc.

Must Haves:

Bachelor’s Degree, Arabic speaking skills, excellent communication skills, and regional exposure is a MUST. 7+ years of management experience in a high-volume, fast-paced restaurant, Home Grown or retail Exceptional communication, leadership, motivational and team-building skills. Demonstrated problem-solving, organizational, analytical, and business management skills.

Managing Expectations:

At Mindfield we are driven by mutually agreed KPIs and service levels. Exceptional results can only be delivered when we understand both our key stakeholder's clients and candidates. Keeping this in mind we would request that when applying for a role do take cognizance of the “must-haves” to avoid disappointment. Sometimes positions take time to close and there could be a delay in us responding to you but as a thumb rule if you do not hear from us in 7-8 working days post applying for the role then the resume has not been shortlisted and would be kept on the database for other roles. Look forward to a long term relationship…Mindfield…making a difference

Country Saudi Arabia