Sodexo Operations LLC General Manager 3 - Food in RIVERSIDE, California

Unit Description

Sodexo is seeking an innovative Food General Manager 3 for University Conference Center and Senior Nutrition Program located in RIVERSIDE, CA.

* RELOCATION ASSISTANCE IS AVAILABLE! *

This GM will be responsible for two accounts operated out of one location: The University Conference Center with food retail concepts (managing over $300k off-site and in-house Catering for key University functions) and full operation of Senior Nutrition Meals for Riverside Office on Aging. Liaison with two clients and multiple site coordinators.

The Ideal Candidate will have:

  • Previous success managing in a Campus Dining account or large Business Dining program.

  • Hands-on management approach, comfortable communication style and strong team building skills as the successful candidate will interact with students, staff, faculty, client, and hourly employees.

  • Successful experience partnering with a client in involvement / commitment to the campus and surrounding community.

  • Proven Leadership, Computer Skills, and Food/Beverage Cost controls are key skills that must be mastered to be successful as a GM with Sodexo.

  • Strong interpersonal skills and emotional intelligence to work successfully with diverse clients, students and employees at multiple venues.

  • Culinary background and understanding and strong catering experience.

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.

Working for Sodexo:

How far will your ambition, talent and dedication take you? Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and other career growth opportunities, along with the performance of organizations. We believe it is important for our work to be meaningful to all who contribute to it, and we remain faithful to our mission, our core values and the ethical principles that have guided us since 1966. We support these values and help them thrive in each employee.

We strive to make working for Sodexo a genuinely great experience with benefits to promote your professional, personal and financial well-being, and to improve your Quality of Life now and into the future. Our experiences with our over 50 million customers each and every day enable us to develop Quality of Life services that reinforce the well-being of individuals, improving their effectiveness and helping companies and organizations to improve performance … every day.

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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

  • Provides team leadership & training

  • Controls unit financials

  • Directs daily food operations for quality & safety standards

  • Supervises day to day activities

  • Delegates authority

  • Assigns & prioritizes activities

  • Monitors operating standards

  • Establishes a safe work environment

  • Support workplace inclusion activities

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree

Basic Management Experience - 3 years

Basic Functional Experience - 3 years

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

System ID 75026

Category Food Service

Relocation Type Yes - According to Grade

Employment Status Full-Time