General Manager Jobs in Los Angeles
Los Angeles is a destination for families on vacation, business in the film and TV industry and food “heaven” for those looking to sample cuisine from all over the world. All those people need somewhere to stay and the range of accommodations is vast. Finding the right General Manager, Assistant General Manager or Restaurant General Manager position for you means surveying the options on the Hcareers website for the best fit for your skills and experience.
General Managers in the LA area enjoy a range of hourly rates from $59.56 to $75.54, depending on what type of property or restaurant you’re managing. With all the tourists and business guests, California is the leading state in the country for employment as a general manager in a hotel or restaurant.
Typical employers for General Managers are large national hotel chains, small up-scale boutique hotels and high-end stand-alone restaurants. Resorts and amusement parks also round out the options along with large retirement communities, assisted living facilities and hospitals. Any large organization that provides food/beverage services and housing is an option for General Managers.
Properties are looking for general managers, assistant general managers and restaurant general managers with the experience and skill-set that demonstrates the ability to:
- Plan and coordinate the operations of the hotel/restaurant
- Formulate and enforce policies
- Manage daily operations
- Plan the use of materials and human resources
- Design strategy and set goals for growth
- Control budgets and optimize expense
- Motivate and manage employees, oversee training
- Ensure safety regulations are followed
- Solve problems (employee conflict, declining profits, etc.)
Assistant General Managers that aspire to a General Manager position must show proven experience in planning and budgeting, a solid understanding of business process and functions, have excellent communication skills and outstanding leadership skills. Typically, you’ll need a college degree in hotel and restaurant management or tourism and/or attend a large hotel chain’s management-training program.
Hcareers has plenty of opportunities for hotel General Manager jobs in the Los Angeles and surrounding area. Click here to get started on your search.