Job is saved!

Click your avatar to
access saved jobs and applications

General Manager
Nami Nori
33 Carmine Street, New York, NY
Nami Nori hiring General Manager in New York, NY

Nami Nori hiring General Manager in New York, NY

Nami NoriMore Info

Full Time • Salary (Based on Experience)
Expired: Aug 19, 2021

Sorry, this job expired on Aug 19, 2021. Below are other jobs that may be of interest to you.

Required Years of Experience

3 years

Job Details

Nami Nori is a casual yet elegant temaki bar offering guests a unique sushi dining experience in New York City. Coming from the rarified Japanese restaurants in which they trained, partners Taka Sakaeda, Jihan Lee and Lisa Limb envisioned Nami Nori to be a more inclusive place that balances accessibility with a dedication to quality and creativity with a respect for traditional techniques.  

Nami Nori is committed to creating great experiences for both guests and employees alike.  We have plans for expansion and are looking for dynamic employees to help our company grow!

Responsible for leading the Front of House (FOH) team members in running an efficient and profitable operation, managing day-to-day store operations, maintaining high service standards and conditions and fostering a positive environment.  


  • Promotes, works and acts in a manner consistent with the mission, vision and values of the company 
  • Coach and develop a team of high performing FOH and BOH staff by exemplifying our Core Values
  • Oversees and coordinates the day-to-day operations of the restaurant  
  • Maintain exceptional standards of professionalism and hospitality 
  • Communicate daily with the Executive Sous Chef and BOH managers to ensure FOH and BOH team leaders and supervisors are aligned for expected business needs  
  • Develop a strong and positive rapport with both staff and guests alike 
  • Maintain safe, secure and a healthy facility environment by following and enforcing sanitation  standards and procedures; complying with health and legal regulations; maintaining security  systems 
  • Maintain an A letter grade from the DOH and confirm the all FOH and BOH management conduct DOH walk-throughs to ensure DOH compliance; Address all DOH violations immediately 
  • Promote and practice safe work habits through trainings, education and day-to-day management
  • Identify and resolve potential safety hazards; Ensure accidents are documented following proper  procedure  
  • Ensure that all Nami Nori drink and food recipes and procedures are followed, maintaining the  highest quality and consistent product standards  
  • Take ownership of all facilities issues and facilitate repairs in house or through outside vendors
  • Own all financial management of the restaurant - scheduling and ordering to budget, P&L management and achieve or exceed budgeted annual controllable profit
  • Train, supervise, manage, coach and counsel the FOH and BOH management and hourly team members
  • Monitor staff schedules and maintain weekly labor costs  
  • Manage team in their daily responsibilities, providing clear, effective direction  
  • Serve as an educator, as well as an inspirational, committed and responsible leader to the  restaurant’s FOH and BOH team
  • Lead by example; actively work the floor with a hands-on approach, inspiring staff to deliver a  memorable food and beverage experience  
  • Consistently monitor, coach and encourage the team to meet Nami Nori’s service and  hospitality standards and constantly improve performance 
  • Resolve guest complaints and any interpersonal staff conflicts. Communicate immediately to DO and HR for any necessary disciplinary actions  
  • Facilitate on-going training and development of current staff and management to ensure that all team members  are educated on Nami Nori products and services 
  • Build morale and team spirit by fostering a work environment where team members’ input is  encouraged 
  • Extensive Food and Beverage (F&B) knowledge
  • Highly motivated leader who inspires their team to achieve a high level of performance 
  • Entrepreneurial self-starter who takes complete ownership of their work performance 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills  
  • Excellent interpersonal skills 
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail 
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines 
  • Ability to build relationships and embrace change
  • Ability to solve problems independently and delegate as needed
  • Ability to work in a team and able to step outside the job role to assist in other roles 
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and to delegate them when appropriate  
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and adept with restaurant related systems (POS system, reservations systems, delivery/pickup platforms, inventory management systems)
  • 3+ years of high volume restaurant experience at a similar caliber restaurant 
  • Previous management experience required

Compensation Details

Compensation: Salary (Based on Experience)

Benefits & Perks: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off, Commuter Benefits, Potential Bonuses, Dining Discounts

View Job Description

Open Jobs From Nami Nori

Full Time • Hourly ($15.00) plus tips
Require min. 0-1 years of experience
Floor Manager
Full Time • Salary (Based on Experience)
Require min. 2 years of experience
Sous Chef
Full Time • Salary (Based on Experience)
Require min. 2 years of experience
Full Time • Hourly (Based on Experience) plus tips
Require min. 0-1 years of experience
Food Runner
Full Time • Hourly (Based on Experience) plus tips
Require min. 0-1 years of experience
Full Time • Hourly (Based on Experience) plus tips
Require min. 0-1 years of experience
Line Cook
Full Time • Hourly ($18.00 - $22.00)
Require min. 0-1 years of experience
Sushi Chef
Full Time • Hourly ($15.00) plus tips
Require min. 0-1 years of experience

Other jobs you might be interested in


Casual Dining

1 Employee RecommendationSee Details

Located in the West Village of New York City, Nami Nori is a casual, temaki bar specializing in open-style sushi hand rolls. Our menu features signature temaki, including crunchy varieties, as well as takes on the classics and a special vegan section. The open-style temaki allows guests to enjoy a wide variety of flavors, in each fun-to-eat, visually tempting bite.

We also serve Japanese-inspired snacks and appetizers, along with a selection of beer, sake and wine, available on tap and by the bottle.

Open Jobs From Nami Nori
BusserFloor ManagerSous ChefSee all open jobs (8)