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Restaurant Managers, AGMs & GMs

Buona in Mount Prospect, IL, USA

We are a team full of passion, growth ambitions, and desires to bring joy and satisfaction to others through our friendly service and delicious food. We're looking for experienced, hands-on restaurants managers who establish themselves as top performers, leaders and trainers. As part of our Buona management team, you should be able:

  • Day to Day: Spend days running a fast paced, high volume, quick-casual restaurant. High energy personalities are a must!
  • Skills for Success: Simultaneously motivate team members, achieve sales targets, enforce policies, procedures and controls, and provide great service.
  • Hands On: Get your hands dirty! Not only will you be involved in the logistics of management: hiring, training, meetings, enforcing plans and procedures of the restaurant, you should also expect to jump in at any position with your team when needed!

Core Responsibilities:

  • Achieve sales targets
    • recognize all revenue areas & development strategies to impact sales
    • enforce and execute advertising and marketing plans, and HR and training materials
  • Manage and control direct expenses
    • direct labor, food cost variances, repairs and maintenance, discounts, and other direct expenses
  • Selection, retention, supervision and training of all hourly employees
    • Conduct quarterly reviews
    • Adhere to established training programs
    • Determine advancement/termination
    • Develop employees into shift managers
  • Provide guidance to our talented & motivated team and lead them toward success
  • Embrace our balanced corporate structure and strong, family-culture
  • Enforce policies, procedures and controls


  • Must be at least 21 years or older
  • Minimum of 3 years of recent RESTAURANT management experience (fast casual experience is a plus!)
  • Great at multitasking, but even better at prioritizing
  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of commonly used restaurant practices, concepts, and procedures

Buona Benefits:

  • Comprehensive Insurance Program (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and AD&D, Disability, FSA)
  • 401(k) plus company match (up to 4%)
  • Quarterly and periodic bonus programs
  • Great work-life balance and PTO
  • 100% off meals during shift, 50% on off days
  • Great 8 training program (2 weeks BOH, 2 weeks FOH, and 4 weeks management)
  • Plus so much more!!

*Passing of background check and drug test is required*

Posted date: 28 days ago

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