Sodexo Operations LLC Senior Manager, Marketing in Columbus, Ohio

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Unit Description

*****Note this is a virtual position, with 65- 75% travel*****

Are you a self-starter looking for a new opportunity to advance your marketing management career in the food and beverage industry? Sodexo has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Manager, Marketing with our Corporate Services segment in the greater Ohio Valley Area. This position would support approximately 70 locations ($75 mil in volume) within Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Tennessee, and the Carolinas. The successful candidate is able to work from any state within the region, but would most ideally be housed in the Ohio Area with access to a major airport. Travel time would be approximately 65-75%.

This position manages the execution and deployment of marketing and culinary programs at the retail unit level, and is a very tactical, project management oriented position.

Main Job Functions:

  • Support the implementation of Retail Culinary Programs to units within geography

  • Administer Customer Survey Processes (Satisfaction and Preference Surveys)

  • Create Client Presentations from Survey Data

  • Create custom client solutions from survey data with Culinary and Operations Team

  • Implement Solutions with Operations Team

  • Support operations team in the geography

  • Create and deliver Client Presentations

  • Perform Unit Quality Operations Assessments

  • Train Front-line and Manager on Retail Concepts

  • Attend and Present new concepts at Regional Meetings and Conference calls.

  • Refresh and Renew Accounts

  • Order small-wares and display-ware

  • Support the install of digital signage

  • Create Digital Menu board content

  • Train and develop unit staff

  • Track and report on unit performance post refresh or renovation in support of building case studies

  • Support Sales and Account Openings

  • Subject Matter Expert in Sales Presentations and tours

  • Order and execute the retail concepts for unit opening

  • Ensure that Sodexo Standards are in place

  • Follow up on Opening Implementation

Areas of Expertise include:

  • Retail Food Marketing and Merchandising

  • Wellness

  • Sustainability practices in a Restaurant Environment

  • Culinary Knowledge

  • Technology Acumen (MS Office, Social Media, Outlook Email, Ability to learn software quickly)

  • Customer Service

  • Ability to adapt to a fast paced environment and create unique solutions

The best qualified candidate for this position will have strong marketing and operational experience in the food industry. In addition, they will be able to work well independently (remotely) and have a high level of adaptability. We are seeking polished and professional candidates with strong communication skills, including the ability to present and be in front of clients and potential clients often.

This position offers the excitement of extensive travel and opportunity to work with all facets of the business and work directly with a large, cross-functional group of team members! Sound like the opportunity you're searching for to advance your career in 2016? Apply today to grow with Sodexo, a world leader in Quality of Life Services!

Position Summary

Responsible for promoting awareness of Division products, services, and capabilities. Develops internal communications strategy for Division, as well as marketing plans and strategies for individual business segments. Rolls out marketing programs and assists with proposals/presentations on an ongoing basis.

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree

Basic Management Experience - 2 years

Basic Functional Experience - 3 years of experience in marketing or related field

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

System ID 57831

Location US - OH - Columbus

US - KY - Louisville

US - TN - Nashville

Relocation No

Category Marketing

Type Full-Time