Great People | Amazing Food | Smileable Experiences
Multi-Unit Restaurant Manager - Northeast US$75k – $80k
Founded in 1999, Wings Over set out to serve the best chicken wings! Since then, Wings Over has grown to over 40 locations across 13 states.
In 2017, Wings Over was acquired by four friends who set out to revitalize and re-imagine what Wings Over could be. Dan, Kevin, Mike, and Raunak, worked with their Wings Over Ithaca team to develop the future of Wings Over.
Wings Over has always served great food, but in addition, Wings Over now also believes in fostering an environment for their great people to succeed, creating a focused menu with higher quality offerings, and developing new spaces to allow for one-of-a-kind experiences.
We believe in Great People, Amazing Food, and Creating Smileable
Great People – Our Crew is our greatest asset. We believe that anyone can shine when given the right opportunity. Our goal is to develop, train, and create environments for every Crew Member to shine and reach their maximum potential. When our Crew Members succeed, we all succeed.
Amazing Food – We serve food that makes mouths water. We take
pride in our handmade processes. We use fresh, never-frozen
chicken, the freshest ingredients, and guarantee to serve a delicious
meal every single time.
Smileable Experiences – With the help of our Great People, Amazing
Food, and welcoming environments, we aim to create experiences
that allow our guests to be happier than before they came. We also
strive to create positive experiences for our team. We measure our
success by the number of smiles we put on the faces of our guests.
Wings Over Perks:
Base Salary $75,000-$80,000 plus performance-based bonus.
A fun results-oriented work environment.
A supportive team focused on growth and development.
Consideration for work-life balance and passions outside of work.
Casual office culture, team outings, and weekly team lunch.
Medical Health Contribution
Flexible vacation policy
Day in the life:
75-100% Travel as needed to accomplish all tasks. Travel ranges between Massachusetts, New York, and Maryland.
You can be based throughout the Northeast
Work in-store while training and coaching in a hands-on manner
Identify long-term goals for stores and drive execution of plans
Use weekly store syncs to set short term goals, and drive the success of long-term goals
Develop store leadership at all levels of store operations through store visits, one-on-ones, and development plans. Have a clear understanding of how to move capability and performance and a sense of urgency to do so
Build a pipeline of leadership talent to fuel growth
Developing and coaching an understanding of the Wings Over profile and driving recruitment of high-potential internal and external talent
Lead GM development both personally and professionally through goal setting, coaching and feedback, and an innate understanding of what makes people tick, always connecting development to improved performance.
Hit the road to fill in leadership gaps as needed
Become an expert in operations, and be available to answer all questions. Training, coaching, and inspiring all locations to deliver exceptional guest experiences and high-quality food ensuring a commitment to Wings Overs standards.
Take lead on the in-store rollout of new initiatives, procedures, and promotions
Support New Store Opening team in recruiting, hiring, training staff and launching new locations while balancing the needs of existing stores
Test, give feedback and participate in Operations projects as needed
Serve as liaison between store leadership and corporate headquarters
Deliver a balanced P&L across locations, primary focus on top-line sales, productivity, and production management.
Driving top-line sales performance by fostering customer connections through community marketing, operational excellence, and new product launches.
Driving continuous performance improvement focusing on leading indicators and established key metrics. Candidate will be balanced in their approach focusing on people, financial, and guest experience metrics equally.
75-100% Travel as needed to accomplish all tasks
Operationally sound stores with good financials and thriving Wings Over culture
Positive impact on corporate and in-store teams
A growing pipeline of leadership talent
Personable development and continuous improvement
What you bring to the table:
3+ years of multi-unit restaurant experience
5+ years in QSR
Experience managing remotely and traveling for work
History of developing talent
Demonstrated management of applicable restaurant regulatory areas, including employee safety; ServSafe; wage + hour; immigration; food safety.
Strong remote and in-person communication skills. Ability to engage in a genuine way. Proactively connects to the team to drive behavior and results
Obsessive attention to detail
Love for learning, teaching, coaching, and developing
Complete understanding of restaurant cost and controls
A creative and active approach to driving sales
A disciplined approach to enforcing accountability in stores
A disciplined approach to priority setting with the ability to identify the root cause of store operations and people opportunities, and move quickly to improve performance
A desire to travel frequently, as much as 50% of working days on the road
High-energy, self-motivated, action orientation, positive and humble attitude, guest-focused, flexible, hard-working, high level of integrity
Wings Over at a glance
Wings Over focuses on Hospitality, Restaurants, and Food Trucks And/Or Restaurants. Their company has offices in New York City. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees.
You can view their website at http://www.wingsover.com