General Manager – Burlington Waterfront

Open immediately is one of the top leadership opportunities in the VT local food movement! The Skinny Pancake is one of Vermont’s largest buyers of local food, and we are hiring for General Manager of our flagship location on the Burlington waterfront. Our current GM is a Skinny Pancake veteran who will soon be promoted within the organization. We will carefully facilitate a transition in the period after your start date.


The right candidate for this position is an experienced, motivated restaurant operator with a relentless commitment to guest satisfaction by being a supportive, consistent and collaborative manager, and leads by example. The Skinny Pancake provides a collaborative, caring work environment where you will be joined by a loyal, fun group of co-workers who are committed to our local food values, a great guest experience, and a positive work environment. Responsibilities include…


-Optimizing financial performance as it relates to food, beverage, and other operating costs. Working closely with Kitchen Manager to monitor food and beverage costs through ordering and inventory of goods, and with the Bar Manager to ensure proper par levels of inventory in relation to anticipated sales volume.

-Collaborating with the catering team and Music Coordinator for special events, private functions, and live music in the restaurant.

-Working collaboratively with the Marketing team to promote strong top line revenues, mission-driven events, and community-oriented promotions.

-Fostering an engaging work environment and positive work atmosphere through strong hiring, training, development and discipline for all SP Lake St Staff


This is a great opportunity for industry professionals seeking real career growth with a company. We are happy to offer our employees many benefits such as 401K, health insurance, employee meals, paid vacation, contribution to a summer farm share,  family & friend discounts, free passes to the Burlington Sailing Center, and the satisfaction of working for a team that cares about making the world a better place.



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“The Skinny Pancake is committed to providing equal opportunity in all of our employment practices and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap or veteran status”