Sodexo Operations LLC General Manager 3 - Food in POUGHKEEPSIE, New York

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Unit Description

Dutchess Community College is one of 30 community colleges within the State University of New York system. It is located in Dutchess County, New York and is situated over 130 acres on a hill above the town of Poughkeepsie .

The College is in the beautiful mid-Hudson Valley which has views of the Hudson River and located nearby are many historic sites such as the Vanderbilt and Roosevelt Mansions, the Culinary Institute and Historic Hyde Park.

Sodexo has an immediate opening for a Food Service General Manager at Dutchess Community College (DCC). DCC dining services features a retail food operation providing various food concepts, a Resident Dining Program with 450 student boarders and a small catering operation. Large student commuter population. Reporting to the District Manager, the General Manager will have oversight for the entire contract/client relationship, management responsibilities for one salaried manager (Executive Chef) and an hourly population, financial and budget responsibilities as well as daily service operations. We are seeking a hands-on, seasoned manager with the ability to meet and exceed customer expectations related to dining services and Sodexo programs and standards.

The ideal candidate will have the following:

- College/University General Manager or operations management experience

- Experience directing other salaried managers and hourly staff

  • Strong financial acumen- experience writing and managing budgets

  • Experience with resident dining, retail and catering programs

  • Experience with food sanitation/safety and HACCP programs

  • Customer-driven and strong track record of organizational development

  • Excellent client relations skills

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.

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree

Basic Management Experience - 3 years

Basic Functional Experience - 4 years

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

System ID 56896


Relocation Yes - According to Grade

Category Food Service

Type Full-Time