Sodexo Inc. General Manager 5 - Food Located in Indianapolis, IN in Indianapolis, Indiana

Unit Description

Sodexo's universities segment is seeking an experienced

Food General Manager 5 for a Potential Sale at Butler University located in Indianapolis, IN .

Relocation Assistance Available! GM bonus potential!

Is this opportunity right for you?

Butler University is a Private university with an enrollment of over 5,000 students. Butler University has a campus that spans over 295-acres and is located only 5 miles from vibrant downtown Indianapolis, IN. Sodexo will oversee all culinary/food operations of their Resident Dining Halls, multiple food Retail business and Catering operations at this prestigious account.

Come be a Bulldog! Check out Butler University:

Butler University's ranking in the 2019 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities Midwest is #1.

We are looking for candidates who will:

  • have oversight of day-to-day operations;

  • deliver high quality food service;

  • achieve company and client financial targets and goals;

  • develop and maintain client and customer relationships ;

  • develop strategic plans ;

  • create a positive environment ; and

  • ensure Sodexo Standards are met.

The ideal candidate:

  • has a work history demonstrating strong leadership skills, as well as previous supervisory experience and the ability to work collaboratively;

  • has culinary experience and a strong background in safety and sanitation compliance;

  • has the ability to manage multiple priorities, demonstrate professional communication skills, and a passion for a high level of customer service;

  • can demonstrate the ability to prioritize tasks and exhibit flexibility to take on additional responsibilities as needed; and

  • can demonstrate working knowledge of Sodexo Food Management Systems (FMS) and Market Connections (MSC), and is proficient in computer skills and report management experience.

Why Indianapolis? Living in definitely has some awesome perks; and it is not only watching the Colts play (although, yea, they do a lot of that). It is a bigger city than one would think and there is always lots to do! Don’t believe me? Check out our list below of a few things that make Indianapolis great. The Famous St. Elmo’s Steakhouse and all other food, Skywalk System, City Pride, The Canel Walk, The Indianapolis Colts, Indy 500 & Festival, Amazing State Parks, Carmel’s Arts and Design District/Antique Alley and great Live Music scene.

Careers in Universities:

Working for Sodexo in Universities allows you to support students on their path to adulthood and academic success. Located on college and university campuses across the country, Sodexo creates clean, safe living and learning environments that inspire and drive success.Student success depends upon so many conditions – when they are well fed, safe, comfortable and learning in a clean, well maintained environment they are more likely to succeed.

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 76908

Category Food Service

Relocation Type Yes - According to Grade

Employment Status Full-Time