Castle Hotel & Spa, a full-service, upscale hotel and catering facility, located on the scenic Hudson River in Tarrytown, New York, is seeking a dedicated, talented, hospitality professional to join our Team as Equus Restaurant Manager, our award-winning restaurant.This individual will be responsible for the direct supervision of our F&B employees in Equus, and will also be involved in the hiring and training of these employees. Additionally, our Restaurant Manager will collaborate with our Chef de Cuisine in regard to menu development, and will partner with our Sommelier/Captain in the enhancement of our existing beverage program, with the goal of highlighting our well-regarded wine cellar. Our Restaurant Manager is also one of the first points of contact for our valued customers, and will be tasked with making a great first impression, and modeling and delivering excellent customer service at all times.
This role is also responsible for varied administrative tasks, such as reviewing our Open Table reservation system; implementing hours of operation, and other policies for Equus; setting service staff schedules; etc.
The successful candidate will be able to meet or exceed the following job requirements:
*A minimum of 5 (five) years of experience as a Manager or Maitre D’
*Leadership and team-building skills;
*A proven track record of delivering excellent customer service;
*A developed, thorough, knowledge of food and wine pairings;
*Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
*Computer literacy, particularly with Payroll and spreadsheet applications;
*Ability to complete administrative tasks, such as reviewing our Open Table reservation system; service staff scheduling; payroll analysis; forecasting of business volume, particularly for holiday periods; etc.
*Ability to work a varied schedule, including evenings, weekends and holidays, according to business demands.
*Ability and willingness to assist in the supervision of our Banquet/Catering operation.
About Castle Hotel & Spa
Castle Hotel & Spa is a full service, luxury hotel, restaurant, spa, and catering facility in Tarrytown NY, overlooking the Hudson River. Originally built as a private residence, the Castle has been open to the public since 1997. In addition to 31 luxury guestrooms, we are home to THANN Sanctuary, the first spa of its kind in the U.S., and Equus, our award-winning restaurant.