Host - Matchbox 14th St

Washington, DC
Nov 09, 2018
Nov 13, 2018
Accountant, IT
Full Time
The Hosts role is to warmly greet, seat and assist guests in accordance with Matchbox quality standards and appropriately manage guest flow. The Host is a hospitality professional who is warm, genuine, and engaging, as well as efficient and accurate to ensure an extraordinary experience for all our guests.SUMMARY OF ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Greets guests and facilitates seating guests per Matchbox timing and service standards, which include prolonged standing and walking throughout duration of shift. Understands and effectively communicates with guests both in person and over the phone ensuring clear expectations using prescribed verbiage. Cleans and maintains an organized, stocked work area which include, restrooms and outside perimeter of the restaurant. May assist in clearing and cleaning tables which could require reaching, bending, stooping, lifting and working with cleaning agents. Knows the food and beverage menu, and is able to speak to the menu from memory. Completes side-work tasks as assigned. My take to-go orders, which requires writing orders and ringing orders into the point of sale system. Navigates reservation/guest management system quickly and efficiently Understands and practices proper safe food and beverage handling procedures in accordance with local government standards.