General Manager - Dog Daycare

Barking Hound Village (multiple Locations) - Atlanta, GA

30+ days ago

Barking Hound Village is Atlanta’s largest premier dog daycare, boarding, and grooming business with six locations across the city. As we continue to grow we are looking for top talent to that want to grow with us! We have been voted Atlanta’s Best Doggie Daycare three years in a row by Jezebel magazine, including 2017. We also won Creative Loafing’s Best of Atlanta Doggie Daycare in 2015 and 2016.

PLEASE INCLUDE A COVER LETTER WITH YOU APPLICATION

Role:

General Manager manages all aspects of operations, personnel and takes ownership of the stores profit/loss.

What we promise to offer you:

  • Competitive pay
  • Medical and dental coverage
  • 401k employer match
  • Primary consideration for General Manager positions as they become available
  • Energetic and motivated co-workers

What you need to offer us:

  • Clear passion and love for dogs
  • At least 2 years of management experience PREFERRED: 3+ years of relevant experience as an animal caretaker, kennel assistant, kennel technician, dog daycare attendant, veterinary assistant, dog walker, or pet sitter.
  • Experience in the Hospitality sector
  • Highly motivated self-starter
  • Effective Communicator
  • Flexible schedule to include weekends and holidays
  • Reliable transportation
  • Be physically able – you will be on your feet almost all the time and the job requires lifting of up to 40 lbs
  • Ability to pass a criminal background test

What you will be asked to do:

  • Report directly to the CEO and work to develop and execute all company strategies and directives
  • Manage team of 15-20 employees
  • Develop strategy to attract, retain, and appropriately reward our employees
  • Ability to effectively manage, discipline and lead team members while building a fun and hardworking culture
  • Take responsibility to drive revenue while effectively managing the cost structure
  • Work with staff to ensure best-in-class customer service to both the human customers and dogs
  • Foster a positive and happy work environment and maintain positive store morale
  • Consistently and quickly exercise professional judgement
  • Convey confidence and comfort to teammates, managers, and executive leadership
  • Be dependable, trustworthy, and show up for shifts on time

If Barking Hound Village checks all your boxes and you think you have what it takes to begin your career with the best doggie daycare and boarding company in Atlanta – apply now!!! We look forward to meeting you.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • general management: 2 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Location:

  • Atlanta, GA 30324 (Preferred)