Happy Cooking Hospitality is made up of five neighborhood restaurants in the West Village, one in NoHo and two restaurants and a cocktail bar at the Freehand Hotel in Gramercy. Together Joseph Leonard, Jeffrey's Grocery, Fedora, bar Sardine, Fairfax, The Jones, At the Freehand Hotel - Simon and the Whale, Studio and George Washington Bar have pulled together a vibrant community of restaurant professionals, neighbors and guests. We've established a fun, warm and welcoming environment both for our guests and our team members. We are looking for the next Service Manager to join our team in a challenging and fun dual restaurant management role.
The position requires a demanding mix of leadership, organization, service smarts and empathy. Candidates must have at least 1 year management experience in a restaurant or bar environment. You should possess excellent communication, leadership and organization skills, a high degree of knowledge and comfort speaking about food, wine, spirits, and cocktails, as the well as the grace of remaining calm under pressure. The Service Manager will report directly to the Assistant General Manager and General Manager as well as working closely with the company's Executive Team.
Know that if you apply for this position, the expectation is that you’ll be available and committed to working nights and weekends and open to learning our philosophy and system of service. In return, we pride ourselves on providing a dynamic, challenging and supportive working environment in a reputable and growing company.
To learn more about our restaurants, please visit www.happycookingnyc.com Thank you for reading and we look forward to meeting you!