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Area Director of Restaurants-UP TO $110k!

Gecko Hospitality Chicago, IL

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $90,000 to $110,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Area Restaurant Director
Fast Casual Dining Leader– International Cuisine

Is your focus on your guests’ experience, anticipating and understanding guests’ needs, and exceeding their expectations? Our Company is an industry leader looking for an enthusiastic Area Director to join our family. Apply today for our location in Chicago, IL. Riding on the back of their incredible International Cuisine, our company’s founders have continued to expand locations year after year. Our company cares about quality food and giving back to the communities we have taken inspiration from. Our art project was born in the early 2000s and with our growth, we are able to spread the gifts and stories of the land of our birth. If you are excited about an Area Director career with advancement opportunities at our location in Chicago, IL. We are seeking a professional like you!

Title of Position – Area Director

Job Description: As our Area Director you will be responsible for 5-7 locations throughout your market. The Area Director will be accountable for maintaining and increasing standards of customer service and controlling the training and development of your staff. This is a stimulating job where you act as a role model, take full operational responsibility for your specific product lines, and the credit for a job well done. The Area Director must be able to lead and develop people, build great teams, and think strategically. As the Area Director, you will be engaged in all aspects of generating a multi-million-dollar company from building guest relationships to promoting local community involvement. You will architect techniques to meet up sales and revenue targets and integrate our strategic blueprint. We have been searching for an Area Director with value-driven leadership who is prepared to make the choices essential to achieve excellent outcomes.


· Competitive Salary (up to $110K)

· Bonus Potential up to 20%

· 4+ Weeks’ Vacation

· Hands-On Training Program

· Career Advancement Opportunities

· And Many More!


· The Area Director is required to have multi-unit management experience of at least three years

· A passion for mentoring and developing others is necessary for the Area Director

· Full-Service premium branded or fast-casual experience a plus for the Area Director

· The Area Director must be extremely guest orientated with the highest degree of honesty and integrity

· The Area Director must be proficient in achieving solid financial results

Apply Now – Area Director located in Chicago, IL.

Company Description
Gecko Hospitality, named to Forbes 2018, 2019 & 2021 list of America’s Best Recruiting Firms, offers the largest selection of hospitality, restaurant, hotel, resort, and club management positions. Our hospitality-exclusive team covers all 50 states and Canada and offers professional placement services with over 120 dedicated hospitality experts.

With Gecko's extensive list of hospitality recruiter services, we get you and your resume in front of the hospitality industry's leading decision-makers! Better yet, Gecko has exceptional national, regional, and local relationships and is well respected in the hospitality industry for enhancing hospitality careers.

Our national network consists of 80 regional offices driven to meet the needs of the hospitality industry. From Las Vegas casinos to the finest New York hotels, Gecko recruits management positions for all facets of the hospitality industry. Gecko boasts generations of hospitality recruiting experience, consisting of over 1,900 collective years, that furthers the careers of those seeking professional management positions. Contact us today and we will get you in touch with one of our experts to discuss your opportunities.

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Chicago, IL



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