Restaurant Manager, Outback & Carrabba’s Express - Riverview, FL

Bloomin' Brands, Inc. Tampa, FL
Outback & Carrabba's Express is the newest concept in the Bloomin' Brands family. We are comprised of two iconic brands (Outback Steakhouse & Carrabba's Italian Grill). We provide our customers a unique, remarkable and convenient dining experience through delivery, takeaway and catering.

If you are a management professional who is looking take on a fun and rewarding new challenge, join our team! Our commitment to your continued professional development makes this a great opportunity for you to build a career with us. If you want more out of your career, you've come to the right place!

Position Summary:

The Manager is part of the four-member leadership team and is key to delivering the Outback & Carrabba's Express experience. The Manager works with limited supervision and is responsible for the daily operations of the entire store to include, but not limited to, store appearance and presentation, customer experience and direction to all front-of-house and heart-of-house employees. The Manager must be dependable, self-reliant and passionate about good food and exceptional customer service.

Position Details:

* Ensures that Principles and Beliefs are continuously taught and practiced

* Manages all employees to maintain high employment quality standards to include, but not limited to, hiring, development, promotions, discipline and terminations

* Demonstrates high ethical standards by adhering to the Company's Code of Business Conduct and Ethics policy

* Ensures that all menu items are made according to recipe standards and presented in the concept manner

* Adheres to company standards and service levels to increase sales and minimize costs to include, but not limited to, food, beverage, supply, utility and labor costs

* Ensures that safety and sanitary practices, maintenance and regulatory compliance are followed

* Assists the General Manager in overseeing store administrative requirements

* Ensures that proper security procedures are in place and followed to protect employees, customers and company assets

* Monitors adherence to delivery trade area to exceed customer expectations for delivery times, food quality and the safety and security of delivery drivers

* Showcases our exceptional level of hospitality when customers call, enter our store and through delivery service

* Works with the General Manager to develop initiatives to build sales, profitability and guest counts; maintains effective cost controls in support of these initiatives

* Provides active community involvement with a strong presence at events, clubs and organizations

* All other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

* A minimum of two (2) years of relevant management experience

* Must be able and willing to work a flexible schedule to include days, nights, weekends and holidays

* Must be able to provide proof of valid authorization to work in the United States

* Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken

* Minimum age 21 years

Preferred Requirements:

* Two (2) year degree in a relevant field (e.g. Hotel/Restaurant Management)

* Bi-lingual is a plus

Bloomin' Brands Benefits & Perks:

You will automatically receive the following benefits & perks:

* Generous Paid Time Off

* Stores are closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day to spend time with family and friends

* Meal Comp Program that gives you a discount on meals at any of our five concepts

* Company-Paid Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment

* Company-Paid Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance

* Adoption Assistance Benefits

* Employee Assistance Program

You can choose to participate in the following benefits & perks:

* Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage

* 401(k) with Company Matching

* Exclusive Team Member Discounts (travel, sporting events, theme parks, dining, cell phones, etc.)

* Supplemental Term Life and Voluntary Accidental Death and Dismemberment

* Buy-Up Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance

* Flexible Spending Accounts

* MetLaw Legal Plan

Bloomin' Brands is not just a restaurant company – we're a company of unique, founder-inspired restaurants. All our brands were founded by entrepreneurs who have a genuine passion for food and a desire to share hospitality with others.

Bloomin' Brands, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V are encouraged to apply.