Sodexo Operations LLC Senior Director, Labor Relations in Norfolk, Virginia

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Unit Description

Make an Immediate Impact.

Sodexo is a global leader in Quality of Life Services. More than 125,000 Sodexo employees work to improve the quality of daily life for our 9,000 client sites and more than 15 million customers a day in North America alone.

We are currently seeking a Sr. Director of Labor Relations to join our team. This position is home office based and will require approximately 65% travel. We will consider candidates located near a major airport within the Mid-Atlantic region.

Reporting to the Vice President of Labor Relations, this position will be responsible for all aspects of labor relations including the negotiating, interpretation and administration of a large portfolio of collective bargaining agreements; administration of grievance procedures; delivery and management of engagement and training programs and building constructive union relationships.

Are you the one?

Our selected candidate will have a solid understanding of labor relations and labor law combined with a demonstrated track record of successfully negotiating collective bargaining agreements in a fast paced, complex and highly matrixed organization.

More specifically, our ideal candidate will have:

  • A minimum of 10 years of prior experience in labor relations and/or Human Resources

  • Prior experience managing a team

  • A strong knowledge of labor relations issues specific to the service industry

Sound like the opportunity you’ve been waiting for? Apply TODAY! We look forward to hearing from you.


Position Summary

Administers the company's labor relations policy subject to top management guidance and approval. Represents management in labor relations, including the negotiation, interpretation and administration of collective bargaining agreements. Responsible for administering grievance procedures. May be responsible for developing and managing pro-employee programs at nonunion facilities, and/or other related activities at union facilities. Provides advice and support to constituents in HR, Sales, and operating units.

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree

Basic Functional Experience - 5 years of labor negotiation experience as the chief spokesperson

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

System ID 57040


US - PA - Philadelphia


US - VA - Norfolk

US - WV - Charleston

Relocation No

Category Human Resources

Type Full-Time