General Manager

BEING YOURSELF is the key to bringing the Generator story and brand to life. We need an exceptional and passionate leader to join our team in Madrid. If you are an inspiring leader and communicator, a people person through and through and have a genuine desire to be part of something big then your journey should start here. Help us to create an unforgettable experience. Be a part of Europe’s fastest moving, ground breaking, hostel brand. Join Generator, be yourself.


  • Have impeccable honesty
  • Live the Generator Brand
  • Be a great communicator and motivator
  • Be highly commercial and always keep us legal
  • Be creative, innovative and digitally smart
  • Deliver all financial goals and targets
  • Always love our guests
  • Inspire, empower and build a great team
  • Curate the customer journey



  • Report to the Operations Director
  • Take full ownership of the property, managing YOUR business.
  • Relentlessly drive revenue, unearthing and supporting sales opportunities around every corner
  • Build, lead and inspire a great team of people that get Generator and want to be themselves
  • Communicate, communicate, communicate from top to bottom
  • Know your customers, KNOW millennials
  • Curate and build a reputation for art, culture, music and fun
  • Engage with and support the local community.
  • Know it all, the latest bars, restaurants and cafés, the museums, the competition!
  • Have a knack for activating spaces, making sure every square metre of space is monetised
  • Fully integrate events programming to create genuine lifestyle experiences
  • Make social local to ensure YOUR CITY knows us and loves us
  • Recruit for personality, creativity and passion
  • Know and respect your employees’ rights
  • Exceed the budgeted property P&L and be commercially savvy in exploring new revenue streams
  • Foster a commercial way of thinking and create an efficiency culture
  • Control payroll and all cost of sales with a strict and robust stock management system
  • Know all statutory legislation and ensure H&S, Fire Safety and Food Hygiene compliance
  • Ensure that there is always a responsible person (duty manager) onsite


  • The right experience

Join Us and help us achieve our Vision!