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Store Manager

Backyard Bowls Santa Barbara, CA
  • Expired: 10 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Are you passionate about creating a nutritious environment that produces a high quality, sustainable product and supports healthy, active lifestyles? Do you long to be a part of a food brand recognized for the excellence and consistency of its offering? Are you looking for an opportunity to become a leader in hospitality, and be mentored by a conscientious management team looking to help grow your career?

If so, Backyard Bowls has a role for you...

Backyard Bowls is a revolutionary eatery with a decade of success, specializing in acai bowls, hot porridges, grain bowls, and smoothies, and we are seeking a Store Manager to help lead our Santa Barbara and Goleta, CA café.

What You’ll Do:
- Embody the Backyard Bowls Core Values, which include:
o Pride, in the quality of your work and the product we produce

o Respect, for your team, our customers, and the community we serve

o Optimism, in our ability to create better lives for ourselves and our community

- Build a passionate, high-performing retail team, capable of operating without you
- Mentor a core group of store “Leads” to autonomously manage the retail team
- Maintain all aspects of the physical premises allowing smooth operation by the team
- Constantly work to refine process and procedures so that expectations are crystal clear
- Step in wherever needed, working shifts, serving bowls, supporting team improvement
- Ensure your location is the epitome of great hospitality toward our guests, and find new and creative ways to connect more deeply with our community
- Learn to drive exceptional financial performance through strong operational management, supreme organization and personal efficiency, quality control, and creative and beneficial local marketing initiatives

Who You Must Be:
- A team player focused only on the collective success of the group and the operation
- Incredibly self-aware, exuding warmth, and focused on the experience we’re creating

- Historically successful in each previous experience with increasing responsibility

- Honest and trustworthy to your absolute core
- Flexible in your ability to constantly jump between the big picture and granular details
- Masterful in your communication, with an ability to commend and correct with ease
- Undaunted by change, new challenges, learning and growth in your skills
- Hungry for an opportunity to grow with our company as we expand regional operations

What We Hope You Bring:

- 1-2 years’ experience managing a retail food operation
- College degree a plus, but not required
- A great attitude that will be infectious
- Exceptional verbal and written communication skills that will set the tone for success
- A sense of humor and ability to connect deeply with the team and our customers

What You’ll Receive:
- Competitive pay, including a strong base salary and profit-sharing opportunities
- Benefits and perks that help maintain a fantastic work-life balance
- The ability to work in a well-design, hip, refreshing physical environment
- A chance to manage a group of fantastic individuals who share your core values
- An opportunity to become a leader at a well-regarded, quickly growing company

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $40,000.00 to $50,000.00 /year

Backyard Bowls

Why Work Here?

Health Conscious, Community Friendly, Family Atmosphere Serving Incredible Acai Bowls and Smoothies!

Backyard Bowls is a revolutionary eatery specializing in acai bowls, hot porridges, smoothies, and much more. We provide a healthy, delicious, and fast meal option for the people of our community while striving to minimize our earthly impact and promoting a more conscientious form of business in general.


5668 Calle Real, Goleta, CA 93117
Santa Barbara, CA