Assistant Restaurant Manager

  • Full Time
  • UAE
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

FIVE Hotels and Resorts

About the job
An Exhilarating Opportunity

Are You Ready for a Daring Challenge with The World’s Hottest Luxury Hotel Group? Disruptive by Design, FIVE Hotels and Resorts is Redefining ‘FIVE-Star’ Hospitality and Setting the Gold Standard across the Industry.

Join the FIVE Tribe – and Get Ready to Make Waves.

The Candidate

A Driven Self-Starter, you have Excellent Communication, Leadership and Organisational Skills. As an Astute Creative and Critical Thinker, you can Conceptualise and Implement Innovative Solutions in a Fast-Paced Environment. Not even the Smallest Detail Escapes Your Keen Eye and You Execute Tasks Proactively with Precision and Finesse. A ‘Can-Do!’ Attitude Coupled with An Inherent Flair for Taking Ownership Makes You a Highly Motivated Go-Getter.

Your Outgoing and Approachable Nature enables you to Seamlessly Connect with other ‘FIVERs’ and key Stakeholders, ensuring that Their and Your Journey at FIVE is nothing short of Sensational. Joining our Food and Beverage Team as an Assistant Restaurant Manager will Empower you to deliver Exceptional Experiences across our award-winning Lifestyle Destinations. Jump on Board and Unlock your Potential in a Buzzing Environment that will take your Career to New Heights!

What We’re Looking For

A minimum of 3 years of experience as a Floor Supervisor, Assistant Restaurant Manager or Restaurant Manager in a Luxury Hotel is preferred.
A Bachelors degree in Hospitality Management or a related field is a plus.
Flexibility to work a variety of shifts, including weekends and holidays, based on the requirements of the Hotel.
Computer literacy, with a mastery of Word, Excel, and Outlook, while possessing an exceptional knowledge of Restaurant Management software and POS systems.
Comprehensive understanding of Health and Safety Regulations, Food Hygiene Standards, and Best Practices in Restaurant Operations.
Proven track record in Achieving Financial Targets, managing budgets, and implementing cost control measures without compromising on quality and service.
A Welcoming and Enthusiastic Energy that sets the tone for a Sensational Guest Experience.
Professional, Insta-Worthy Appearance, always adhering to FIVE’s Grooming Standards and maintaining a polished, ‘FIVE-Styled’ demeanour.
Next-Level Organisational and Leadership skills, effectively leading and inspiring the FIVE Tribe to New Heights.
A Proactive Nature, coupled with a meticulous Eye for Detail, ensuring every aspect of the Operation is curated to perfection.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, leveraging strong verbal and written skills to engage effectively with Guests, FIVE Tribe Members, and stakeholders.
Finds creative solutions and takes ownership of all duties and tasks assigned, while ensuring an unparalleled Journey at FIVE.
Skills in Improving Customer Satisfaction and Driving Profitability, showcasing a commitment to Industry-Leading Standards.
‘FIVE-Star’ Visionary Thinking by finding creative solutions, while taking Ownership for all duties and tasks assigned.
Impeccable communication skills, both verbal and written, with fluency in English (Additional languages are a Plus).
A Team Player and People-Oriented Leader, passionate about Motivating and Training a successful and productive Food and Beverage Team.
A hands-on attitude, fuelled by a ‘Can-Do!’ Spirit.

Key Responsibilities

Assists the Restaurant Manager in the daily Operations, kick-starting each day with a visionary Approach to delivering next-level Service.
Continuously delivers exceptional Service by personally interacting with Guests throughout their Dining Experience, Anticipating their Needs and Exceeding Expectations.
Showcases a Proactive Approach to addressing Guests concerns and fulfilling their requests, Swiftly Resolving any issues to ensure remarkable Guest Satisfaction.
Enhances the overall Guest Experience by demonstrating Seamless Operations and Excellence in Service Delivery.
Oversees the efficient Functioning of the dining area, and other designated Service Zones, creating a disruptive ‘Vibe at FIVE’ that invigorates Guests.
Coordinates with the award-winning Culinary Team to curate and deliver FIVE-Star Culinary Masterpieces, maintaining impeccable Quality and Insta-Worthy Presentation Standards.
Ensures stringent Health and Safety Standards, including Sanitation Guidelines, and Food Quality Control measures to meet Regulatory Requirements and maintain FIVE’s industry-leading Standards of Cleanliness and Hygiene.
Assists in recruiting, training, and supervising FIVE’s high-performing Restaurant Team, fostering a bold and dynamic Work Environment.
Conducts regular Performance Evaluations, providing constructive feedback, and recognising FIVERs who embody FIVEs boundary-breaking Ethos.
Motivates and fosters a positive work environment that encourages Growth and Collaboration, through ongoing Training Initiatives, Mentorship and remarkable Leadership that emphasises ‘FIVE-Styled’ Guest Interaction, Attention to Detail and mastering Personalised Service.
Collaborates with the Food and Beverage Manager and other stakeholders to develop and implement innovative Strategies that Maximise Revenue and Set the Gold Standard in Food and Beverage.
Analyses financial reports, such as sales trends, food and beverage cost, and labour cost, to Identify Opportunities for improvement and implement corrective measures to Optimise Profitability.
Plays an integral role in implementing marketing Initiatives and curated Promotional Activities that elevate the Dining Experience.
Liaises with the Food and Beverage Manager as well as various Departments to ensure Seamless Coordination and a Smooth Operation.
Proactively collaborates with the Food and Beverage Manager and other relevant stakeholders to discuss Operational Requirements, upcoming events, and special promotions.
Attends regular Team Meetings and ongoing bespoke Training Sessions to improve Product Knowledge and Service Skills.
Stays informed about Industry Trends, emerging ingredients, and cutting-edge Culinary Techniques to consistently enhance Guests Dining Experience.
Embodies a Visionary Mindset that continuously Disrupts and Breaks Boundaries.
Contributes to the signature behind-the-scenes Vibe at FIVE,’ playing a vital role in the success of FIVE’s award-winning initiatives.

The Team

‘FIVERs’ are Cultured yet Chic, Confident yet Self-Effacing, and Work Hard to Play even Harder. As a FIVE Tribe Member, youll Personify the distinct ‘Vibe at FIVE’ and apply it to create Insta-Perfect Experiences for our Guests that keeps them Coming Back for More. If you Dream of being surrounded by Like-Minded Individuals who share your Passion for Delivering Unforgettable Moments that last a Lifetime – then Look No Further and Unleash your Next-Level Potential.

Sustainable Indulgence at FIVE

FIVE is a leader in Sustainable Luxury Living and Hospitality, with its UAE-based Destinations being the first and only Hotels in the UAE to obtain the International Renewable Energy Certificates (I-REC) for achieving 100% renewable electricity for 2022. The companys Science-Meets-Styled ‘Sustainable Indulgence’ Ethos has led to a completely LEED Platinum-certified operational hospitality portfolio. FIVE Palm Jumeirah and FIVE Jumeirah Village are also 3 Star SPIRE Rated Smart Buildings. FIVE Zurich, the only LEED Platinum hotel in Switzerland, achieved an impressive 84 Points under LEED v4s BD+C and ID+C rating system, making it one of just five hotels worldwide to receive Platinum Certification. FIVE illustrates its Commitment to making ‘Sustainability without Compromise on Luxury Living’ central to its Future Vision, with FIVE LUXE already on track to acquire LEED Platinum (BD+C). These Achievements highlight FIVE’s Comprehensive and Committed Scope of Sustainability Strategy permeating Operations, Governance and Community.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

The FIVE Tribe represents over 70 nationalities across its over 1500 ‘FIVERs’. FIVE is Committed to Hiring a Diverse and Inclusive Workforce as an Equal-Opportunity Employer. Accordingly, FIVE does not discriminate based on disability, race, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion or belief, nationality, marital status, or any other basis protected under national or local laws. Ranked 10th on the Great Workplaces in the UAE 2023 list of Large Organisations, the FIVE Tribe is more than a group of people working together – it is a Family bonded by common Values and Goals, Celebrating People, Culture and Diversity.

About FIVE Hotels And Resorts

FIVE Hotels and Resorts prides itself on being Disruptively Different and Daringly Unique. Our Growing Portfolio of Lavish Destinations are the epitome of Glamour and Experiential Luxury, and currently consists of FIVE Palm Jumeirah, FIVE Jumeirah Village, FIVE Zurich and FIVE LUXE. Joining our Exceptional FIVE Tribe means you are part of a team who Breaks Boundaries and offers Unbeatable Next-Level Experiences at FIVE’s award-winning Hotels, Dining Concepts, and 360-Degree Immersive Nightlife Venues. As part of the Accomplished FIVE Tribe, you will be part of a group of High Achievers who Fearlessly Challenge Conventions on a Global Stage.

Find out more here:

To apply for this job please visit

Job Location