Sodexo is seeking an experienced Food Service General Manager 3 for Rockford University – a long standing University Dining account about 1 hour from the Greater Chicagoland area -in Rockford, IL. Named by The Princeton Review as a Best Midwestern College and as a 2018 Best Midwest Regional University by U.S. News and World Report, Rockford University currently serves approximately 1,260 full-and part-time students. In this lead management role, the General Manager will be responsible for the overall management coordination and direction of the Residential, VIP/ Presidential Catering, and Retail Dining operations, in addition to client interaction and strategic planning.
Are you the experienced food service manager we’re seeking? We are looking for candidates who will:
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At Sodexo, you will find the ingredients for a great career in food service management. With benefits including schedules that encourage work-life balance and continuing education opportunities, you’ll enjoy an improved quality of life that’s unique in the hospitality industry.
For more information about Rockford University, visit https://www.rockford.edu/
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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.
- 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
Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
Basic Management Experience - 3 years
Basic Functional Experience - 3 years
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.