Area Manager/District Manager (f/m/d)

Job ID: 12092

Area Manager/District Manager (f/m/d)
Franchise Restaurants


Job Description

The Company 

Our client is a rapidly growing operator of franchise restaurants in Central and Eastern Europe, planning to further expand its business over the next ten years with the goal of establishing a total of 100 restaurants in the region by 2030. To support this expansion, a dedicated and service-oriented individual is being sought as Area Manager (f/m/d) to strengthen the operations team in Austria.
Sector: Franchise Restaurants
Location: Western Austria | Eastern Austria 

Your Main Tasks

  • Serve as the primary contact for all operational matters and act like the owner in an assigned region
  • Support restaurant managers in executing marketing activities and maintaining high operational standards
  • Ensure the optimal appearance and condition of the restaurants
  • Build customer loyalty and ensure satisfaction in stores
  • Coordinate closely with the management team and plan and execute site reviews
  • Oversee the financials, personnel, and operational performance of the brand within the region
  • Provide direction and execute processes to ensure excellent operations
  • Translate business strategy into day-to-day execution, offering coaching and feedback to managers
  • Lead, motivate, and inspire teams to meet district and brand goals
  • Identify new sites for market penetration and oversee new store openings

Your Profile

  • Completed education in business, tourism, and/or gastronomy
  • Several years of experience with a proven track record in retail, field sales, sales, or quality and process management in the hospitality industry
  • Experience in managing multiple locations
  • Strong business acumen and entrepreneurial thinking
  • Passion for the restaurant industry with strong customer and service orientation
  • Proficiency in German and English
  • Willingness to travel within the region; a Class B driving licence is required
  • Experience can also come from the retail sector

The Role Offers

  • Flexible working hours tailored to your needs and goals
  • Opportunities for professional development in a culture that values individuality and authenticity
  • Company car for private use
Remuneration: Starting from €70,000 gross per annum. A competitive salary will be offered based on qualifications and experience.
Start date: Immediately


We look forward to receiving your online application (including letter of motivation, CV, and any relevant certificates in PDF format). Please include your salary expectations or current salary and your earliest possible start date. Ms. Maria Schönhofer-Holler will contact you afterwards.

Gender Note: We address both women and men equally in accordance with the Equal Treatment Act. For the sake of readability, the simultaneous use of male, female, and diverse language forms (m/f/d) is omitted. All personal designations apply equally to all genders.

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