Sodexo Inc. General Manager, Aviation Lounge 1 in DULLES, Virginia

Unit Description

Sodexo Aviation is seeking an experienced Club/Lounge General Manager for one of the private airline clubs that we manage at Dulles International Airport.

This first class lounge provides food & beverage services for several flights per day and hours of service are 6AM to 10PM. The Sodexo servers and bartenders attend to the members' food & beverage needs from the a la carte menu of signature items and self-service food buffet. Guest interaction is vital and required by all staff. As General Manager, you will model this superior guest service focus as part of the club culture we share with our airline partner. Each plate from the kitchen must be meticulously prepared with the highest quality ingredients and by client specifications.

We are seeking a General Manager who will be responsible for the club/lounge operation; including hands on culinary management. The General Manager will be responsible for the entire operation including labor cost management, scheduling, ordering product, inventory, menu development with clients, hands on cooking as needed, financial reporting and guest & client interaction.

The ideal candidate will have prior GM-level experience with hiring, training & scheduling staff; monitoring service and complying with our airline client's standards of service, as well as a culinary/chef background.

If you are customer-driven and have strong track record operating a successful, high-end F&B operation, this is your next role!

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Position Summary

Responsible for general management of an account/unit providing one or more core services (Core Services of: Lounge Operations and may include any of: Complementary Food and Bar, Food For Sale, Appearance Care, Credential Desk, Purchasing and Concierge Services. Senior-most person assigned to a one client account.

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 76807

Category General Management

Relocation Type No

Employment Status Full-Time