Sodexo Operations LLC General Manager 4 - Food in Frankfort, Kentucky

Unit Description

Are you an experienced and proactive leader that is ready to take your career to the next level?

Sodexo Universities business segment is seeking an experienced General Manager 4 for a NEW SALE at Kentucky State University located in Frankfort, KY ! The GM 4 will oversee an Executive Chef as well as front line employees, and will ensure exceptional services are provided for resident dining, retail and catering operations on campus. This role will have full financial responsibility at the account. The GM 4 will build and maintain successful relationships with multiple client partners, requiring this role to be visible and hands-on with all unit operations.

Ideal candidate will have:

  • College/University high-volume General Manager experience;

  • Strong client relations skills;

  • The ability to manage through managers and develop diverse and talented teams;

  • Strong financial acumen, P&L, experience writing and managing budgets;

  • High end, high touch point catering;

  • Innovation and the ability to grow revenue and manage costs;

  • Customer-driven and strong track record in organizational development.


Sodexo University Services is committed to enhancing the learning environment on campus through world-class food and facilities services.

Take a sneak peak at how Sodexo can contribute to your well-being:

Position Summary

Directs all contract management service operations at a single account/unit. Plans and supervises special functions. Maintains cash control and payroll records. Hires and trains unit personnel. Maintains customer satisfaction and good public relations. Manages through managers and is accountable for the contract. Senior-most person assigned to a one client account.

Provides local leadership and strategic direction while developing team for new and emerging business solutions that sustain growth in the day to day operations.

Key Duties

  • Directs all contract services.

  • Oversees management/administrative team who are responsible for special functions, cash control and payroll.

  • Customer and client satisfaction

  • Drives growth

  • Financial management

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree

Basic Management Experience - 5 years

Basic Functional Experience - 5 years

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

System ID 65598

Location US-KY-Frankfort

Relocation Yes - According to Grade

Category Food Service

Type Full-Time