Executive Kitchen Manager – Leading Group


Brad Metzger Restaurant Solutions

Executive Kitchen Manager – Leading Group Los Angeles CA
$125000 – $145000

High-volume, well-respected leading group is looking for a talented Executive Kitchen Manager to lead all culinary operations in their bustling Los Angeles location. This role will continue cultivating growth and success within a well oiled operation, including financial and developmental goals. The ideal candidate will be adept with systems and eager to mentor and guide a large team.

The company prides themselves on a strong work life balance across all levels of management, including all managers taking a daily break and over 4 weeks PTO for this role!!! 

Executive Kitchen Manager Responsibilities:

  • Executing food of the highest caliber which meets the organization’s top standards of quality and consistency
  • Proactively manage and have a firm grasp on costs and budgets
  • Expert execution in a high-volume environment is key
  • Ensuring proper ordering and inventory
  • Managing a large staff: scheduling, hiring, training
  • Encouraging, leading, and mentoring a strong team
  • Following and maintaining best practices for safety and sanitation in the kitchen

Executive Kitchen Manager Preferred Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience as Head Chef or Executive Chef of a concept doing at least 10 MIL in revenue OR 1 year experience as a Corporate Chef, Area Chef, Regional Chef or Culinary Director with oversight of volume in excess of 15 MIL
  • Multi-unit experience a plus
  • Established background in structured environments and familiarity with standard operating procedures
  • Ability to thrive in a consistently high-volume environment
  • Avid professional with excellent communication skills and leadership qualities
  • Fluent in P&L, managing inventory, and cost controls
  • Flexible schedule: weekends and holidays

Compensation / Benefits:

  • Base salary of $125-145k
  • Bonus Structure
  • Medical/Dental/Vision
  • 4 weeks PTO
  • 401k
  • Potential relocation assistance dependent on distance

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