Assistant General Manager

The Smith is a casual neighborhood Brasserie with a simple mission: make people happy. We are passionate about taking great care of our employees, our guests, and our community. We are obsessed with building a positive, empowering, and supportive culture. By working closely with local farmers and purveyors that we trust, The Smith serves delicious food and drinks people crave. The menu features bistro classics, seasonal fare, and craft cocktails. Its signature lively atmosphere makes The Smith a versatile setting for an after-work bite, drinks on the town, a birthday bash, a working lunch, a boozy brunch, or an I-don't-want-to-cook-tonight night.

The Position: Assistant General Manager

Corner Table Restaurants is looking for an Assistant General Manager to join our team. The Smith serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner featuring a selection of farm-fresh, familiar, and creative bistro dishes using local, natural, and sustainable ingredients. 

  • Assist directly with hiring and training decisions for the front-of-house team. 
  • Say yes! Always try to find a way to accommodate a request. 
  • Guide guests through their experience by offering specials, recommending cocktails, and providing suggestions
  • Observe the entire dining experience, ensuring that every meal and every moment exceeds expectations. 
  • Oversee and ensure that all company systems and policies are maintained. 
  • Ensure all new employees go through the proper training and have all the necessary tools to succeed in their position. 
  • Enforce and maintain all labor laws and practices. 
  • Assist the General Manager in all forecasting and budgeting. 


  • Must exemplify the highest standards in honesty, integrity, and leadership. 
  • The candidate should be highly confident in his/her abilities and be detail-oriented. 
  • Proven team player and have excellent communication skills. 
  • Genuinely getting joy out of making people happy, having fun, having a sense of humor, and enjoying working in the hospitality world. 
  • Love and passion for the guest. 
  • Food and Beverage knowledge. 
  • Willingness to go above and beyond to please guests. 
  • Proficient in Excel and Microsoft Word 
  • Two years of full-service restaurant experience

What we offer: 

  • Competitive Pay 
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package (Vision, Dental, & Medical, & FSA) 
  • Commuter Discounts 
  • Gym Discounts 
  • Discretionary Bonuses 
  • Company-paid Life Insurance 
  • Tremendous Growth Opportunities

The Smith
Full time
Salary Range
$57,000.00 - 112,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Washington DC, DC 20004, US