Sodexo Operations LLC Area Operations Manager in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina

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Unit Description

Area Operations Manager- Government Services potential new sale

Sodexo has an exciting opportunity to be a part of a new business venture with the Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA). * Per our proposed contract, the best qualified candidates will have recent grocery store management experience*

The Area Operations Manager position will be located in the south and travel to 12locations. You will need to reside in Raleigh, NC or Fayetteville, NC. This position is a hands on Grocery Store Management position that will support the store operations teams.

DeCA is a commissary providing groceries to military personnel, retirees and their families in a safe and secure shopping environment. The Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA) commissaries contribute to family readiness, enhance the quality of life for America's military and their families, and help recruit and retain the best and brightest men and women to serve their country.

The Sodexo Area Operations Manager will have responsibilities for overseeing and managing the Deli and Bakery departments while ensuring a friendly selling approach to customers by all Sodexo associates.

Come be a part of Sodexo's Government Services Division we serve those who serve us..


Position Summary

Seeks and develops potential new business leads within an assigned geographic area. Visits and inspects current accounts on a regular bases. Monitors cost control programs. Investigates areas that do not meet Sodexo standards and recommends improvement strategies to GM. Initiates strategic action plans with the GM. Assists DM/GM in re-negotiating terms of contract during contract renewals. Assists management team in developing account business plans to enhance customer service, facility layout and design, account profitability and retention, and client and customer satisfaction.

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's degree

Basic Management Experience - 3 years

Basic Functional Experience - 3 years of experience in operations

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

System ID 56764

Location US - NC - Fayetteville

US - NC - Raleigh-Durham

Relocation Yes - According to Grade

Category General Management

Type Full-Time