General Manager 4 - Food

System ID
Food Service
Relocation Type
Employment Status

Unit Description

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70647 - Sodexo is seeking a General Manager (IV) / Dining Director for the Covenant Village of Florida, in Plantation, Florida. This is a 410 Resident Continuing Care Retirement Community; a 20-acre tropical oasis just outside of the sandy shores of the Atlantic and well known for being an innovation leader; providing five-star retirement living. Covenant Retirement Communities is a Strategic Partner for Sodexo Senior Living. 


In support of our 5 Star Dining Program, this position is responsible for the oversight and the implementation of high quality systems and standards, impeccable food safety and sanitation, the development of client and resident relations, and innovative training programs for 3 Sodexo Managers who oversee 60 hourly employees. Position interacts daily with residents and clients to provide outstanding customer service and program enhancements. This senior level director has exceptional interpersonal skills and enjoys working with seniors, managing people and dining services in order to exceed resident & client expectations.


Your Skills Check List for this position:

College Degree / Trade School Certificate, Servsafe Certificate

Certified Dietary Manager, CDM / enrolled in a program

Senior Dining / Healthcare and Contract Food Service Management experience

Strong food service management operations background

Relationship building skills and Client Relations Excellence

P&L experience for 3 million in financial volume

HR skills to manage 3 Sodexo Managers who oversee 60 employees

Computer skills to work in Financial, Food & Labor Management Systems

Experience; food production, catering, retail, and quality standards

Menu Planning for residents, employee dining, bistro, and catering

Working knowledge of HACCP monitors for Regulatory Compliance

Experience training and developing staff, coordinating customer service programs

Dynamic leadership skills for outcomes that exceed client and resident expectations 


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Residents are the heart of everything we do and we welcome you to join our team!

Covenant Village of Florida, in Plantation, Florida;


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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
- 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.


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