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Assistant General Manager
Grant Park Bistro
800 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL
Grant Park Bistro hiring Assistant General Manager in Chicago, IL

Grant Park Bistro hiring Assistant General Manager in Chicago, IL

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Full Time • Salary ($45.00 - $55.00)
Expired: Aug 13, 2021

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Required Years of Experience

1 year

Job Details


Assistant General Manager is responsible for overseeing operating procedures for a single restaurant. For the Assistant General Manager to excel, they should have full control over the organization’s processes. Their duties include reviewing guest satisfaction, daily operation, sanitation, forecasting, and financials. Communication, both verbally and written, is vital with Upper Management, Corporate, Director of Operation, Hourly Employees, FOH and BOH. The Assistant General Manager will report to the General Manager.

Essential Functions:

  • Ensuring the highest level of customer satisfaction
  • Run daily operation of restaurant 
  • Conduct pre-shift meetings
  • Identify and manage all aspects pertinent to providing guests with the atmosphere standard set by management upon opening (lighting, table setting, music volume, crowd density, etc.)
  • Uphold company standards: uniform, goods, service, operation, guest satisfaction
  • Write weekly staff schedule based on anticipated business levels, availability, requests, etc.
  • Organize and lead staff trainings
  • Interview, hire, train, termination, performance reviews and disciplinary action of Hourly Employees
  • Ability to work in a team environment with a positive attitude
  • Stay on top of industry trends
  • Mentor and develop FOH and BOH team members
  • Ensure all employees are being treated fairly and with respect
  • Full understanding of Chicago Health Department Sanitation guidelines
  • Understanding, implementing and monitoring operational policy and procedures of the organization 
  • Full understanding of P&L statements, profit margins, forecasting, labor, COG and budgeting
  • Operational performance daily, weekly, and quarterly, as well as taking corrective action with urgency whenever and wherever needed to meet financial goals
  • Ability to communicate with multiple teams: Accounting, Human Resources, Payroll, Executive, Catering, FOH & BOH Management


Restaurant Operations


Spirit, wine and beer knowledge

Proper food handling

Cash Handling



Labor Laws


Customer Service

Teamwork, Leadership and Mentoring

Problem solving

Lead by example

Strong work ethic

Multi tasking

Attention to detail


Excellent verbal and written communication in English

Physical Demand:

Must be able to stand or sit for 8+ hours

Data entry 

Ability to lift up to 20 pound regularly and 30 pounds on occasion

Ability to walk, stand, kneel, reach, climb, balance, stoop, push, pull, lift, grasp, bend, twist, squat, and do repetitive motions regularly throughout shift

Ability to work in hot and cool conditions

Ability to work in a fast paces environment

Ability to stay calm under pressure

Well groomed, professional appearance

Required Education and Experience:

3 years Restaurant or 1 year AGM experience in a trendy high-volume restaurant group

ANSI Accredited Food Protection Manager Certification 

City of Chicago Certified Foodservice Manager License

BASSET certification within 30 days of employment 

ANSI accredited Allergen certification 

College Degree in Hospitality, Business Administrations, Finance or related field is preferred


Medical, Vision and Dental Insurance


Paid time off

50% dining discount 

Family meal every shift



Early mornings

Late evenings



About LM Restaurant Group:

Founded in 2009 by Nicole and Stephan Outrequin Quaisser as a single concept, named after the couple’s two children Luc and Mary. LM Restaurant Group remains a family-owned hospitality company that specializes in creating intimate local gathering places that deliver great food and down-to-the-last detail service. Our portfolio includes an eclectic assortment of hotel restaurants, catering venues and investments that all share a common goal: making people feel cared for. LM properties currently include: Bistronomic, Grant Park Bistro, Land & Lake Kitchen, Land & Lake Andersonville, LM Catering & Events, City View Loft, Kitchen Chicago, Lacuna Events by LM, and LM Studio.  

Compensation Details

Compensation: Salary ($45.00 - $55.00)

Benefits & Perks: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off, 401k

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