Bibigo | Restaurant Manager

Restaurant San Diego, California

Who We Are

Bibigo Kitchen’s Restaurant Manager oversees daily operations of our restaurants by providing exceptional and consistent food quality and guest satisfaction. Restaurant manager must represent the vision and value of Bibigo Kitchen by understanding Korean cuisine and culture, and must be able to implement the knowledge into unique dining experience Bibigo Kitchen offers.

Job Description


Job Title:

Restaurant Manager

Reports to:

General manager


Bibigo Kitchen Restaurant

Job Type:

Full Time        

FLSA Status:

Non - Exempt


Fashion Valley, San Diego


About Us

CheilJedang (CJ) was founded in 1953 specializing in food products. Since then it has grown into a global lifestyle brand with a business portfolio built around the four sectors - Food & Food Service, Bio & Pharma, Entertainment & Media, and Shopping & Logistics. With over 55,000 employees around the world, CJ Group promotes healthier, happier and convenient living through its many products and services. For more information, please visit

Bibigo Kitchen, is an affiliate of CJ Group, began in 2019. Bibigo kitchen is a fine-casual restaurant that delivers a premium dining experience by fusing handcrafted culinary excellence, creativity, and Korean-inspired flavors. Crafted with fresh ingredients and modern approach on Korean dishes, Bibigo Kitchen creates a unique destination for curious gastronauts and adventurous palates. To find out more about us, please visit . Job duties include but are not limited to the following:

  • Measure, create and ensure exceptional guest experiences for customer retention
  • Coordinate and implement new product/promotion introductions and procedures in the restaurant
  • Ensure execution and compliance with all security, food safety, quality and cleanliness standard
  • Follow safety guidelines, conduct regular safety meetings, monitor cash handling procedures and thoroughly investigate all security concerns
  • Ensure implementation and compliance with the safety and operating rules, recommending changes and imporvements when necessary
  • Be responsible for P&L including creating efficient strategies to achieve sales target, stay within the budget, control labor cost and etc.
  • Admister all in-restaurant records and procedures including inventory, daily/monthly checklist, security and employee personnel files
  • Lead restaurant management team in recruitment, selection, hiring, retention, employee relations and corrective action
  • Conduct employee orientations and maintain accurate training records
  • Manage Team Members by directing, supervising, evaluating and implementing corrective action when required
  • Act as a role model for all employees by demonstrating behavior and work ethic expected by all Bibigo employees and implement and support all initiatives and programs as requested by the company
  • Carry out all supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the Bibigo Kitchen policies and applicable laws
  • Be an expert in all different positions in the restaurant and have open availability

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree with 5 to 10+ years of restaurant management experience or equivalent experience in the field
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment, always adapting to changes in as our company and guest needs evolves
  • ServSafe Certification
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs to a height of 3-4 feet
  • Be able to create and understand P&L
  • Proficient in MS Office

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree in Hospitality, Management, Culinary or a related field is a plus
  • Solid time management, organization and prioritization skills
  • Excellent communication skills, leadership skills, and ability to develop employees and foster a team environment


  • Health Insurance
  • Dental, Vision, Life Insurance
  • Short term and Long term Disability Leave 
  • Gym Reimbursements (up to $50/month)
  • Employee Discounts (40% off CJ products & services) 
  • 401K (5% matching with no vesting period) 
  • Paid Time Off 
  • Paid Family Leave 
  • Paid Holidays 
  • Talent Sharing Opportunities 
  • Employee Club Activities (movie, e-sports, book, sports activity club, etc.) 
  • Employee Education reimbursement (up to $1000/year)

    ADA Statement:
    Due to restricted and limited work space, employees are expected to work with crowded, hot and noise environment while remained standing for long periods of time. Employees must prepare hot and cold foods using sharp knifes and may be required to lift up to 50 lbs.