Hollywood1370 N St. Andrews Place
General Manager – La Despensa Hollywood
Salary Range: $75K- $80K + Benefits
Reports to: General Manager, Second Home Hollywood
Direct Reports: Kitchen Manager, FOH Staff
About Second Home and La Despensa
Second Home is a certified B-Corp with a mission to support creativity, entrepreneurship, and social change in cities around the world.
We have six critically acclaimed locations in London, Lisbon, and Los Angeles and we have raised over $75 million from some of the world’s leading investors to help us scale our work around the world.
We use innovative biophilic design to transform spaces in the most sustainable way imaginable – creating magical workspaces, cultural venues, restaurants, and bookshops that help spark new collaborations and breakthroughs. Our cultural program has featured speakers such as Black Lives Matter founder Patrisse Cullors, Mayor of LA Eric Garcetti, and filmmaker David Lynch.
La Despensa serves as the “town square” in each of our locations. A place for members to connect, host clients and hold meetings. It is a place where our members come for nourishment, a break in their busy day, and fuel for their next important task. La Despensa acts as the beating heart of the campus and supports the Second Home mission of supporting creativity and entrepreneurship around the world.
GENERAL MANAGER – Job Description
As the restaurant for Second Home, La Despensa should exemplify our commitment to biodiversity and social impact by selecting vendors and farmers who support the health of our planet and by hiring and treating employees equitably and with respect. This role offers a fantastic opportunity to make a real impact on the business as we expand.
The General Manager will be accountable for the financial and operational performance of the restaurant. In addition to the FOH operations, the GM will be responsible for leading a simple yet effective beverage program. The GM will also be responsible for delivering the food and beverage on-brand for all private and Second Home sponsored events. This leader will set the tone for everyone working in the cafe. If you love hosting the party, you believe in the power of community and can deliver an on-brand experience with operational precision, we want to hear from you!
What you’ll be doing
A Profitable Operation
A Motivated Team
Best in Class Environment and Safety
Who you are
Bonus if you have…
Second Home provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, status as a covered veteran, or any protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. Second Home complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment, including hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.