Sodexo Inc. Resident District Manager in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sodexo is seeking a Resident District Manager to oversee food services and catering for a Large National Account with 7 locations existing or under construction in the US. The position is based in Savannah, GA but travel expected between all sites to support clients and operations. You will have a very demanding client who requires high level food, micro/traditional market operations and High-End Executive catering services. Ideal candidate will have a proven District Manager level experience with strong strategic leadership, financial acumen, talent management, communication skills, and project management skills. Strong team development skills, client relationship skills and proven successful P&L management experience are musts. Responsible for successfully coordinating and directing all activities within the properties through subordinate managers, supervisors and frontline employees including financial performance, client retention, policy compliance, and employee training & development. This is a "roll up your sleeves" senior management position with active operations responsibilities and accountability. Demonstrated ability to meet multiple deadlines and manage workload. Works with clients and VP in all matters relating to contract and account operations to establish and maintain a solid and mutually beneficial business relationship that ensures account retention. This position reports to the Vice President of Operations and is required to facilitate on-going portfolio communication, standards and business objectives.
Functions as the central point of contact for one complex account with multiple locations, and possibly multiple contracts. Oversees performance of unit management including budget development, client relations, sales and profitability performance, conformance with company policies and procedures and staff training and development. Liaison between company resources and unit operating managers.
Qualifications & Requirements
Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
Basic Management Experience - 5 years
Basic Functional Experience - 5 years
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.
Location US-GA-Savannah | US-GA-Atlanta | US-IL-Chicago | US-TX-Dallas | US-CA-Los Angeles | US-PA-Philadelphia | US-AZ-Phoenix
System ID 88207
Category General Management
Relocation Type Yes - According to Grade
Employment Status Full-Time