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Catering Manager 3

Sodexo
Baltimore, MD 21202
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Unit Description

You provide an experience that goes beyond the meal. Its about how they feel when they're your guest - from the time they walk into the cafe, to the time they leave.

 

Sodexo Universities is seeking an experienced Catering Manager 3, for a Historic account in Baltimore Maryland. This account well be considered a showcase account for Sodexo, with exciting plans for many new innovations coming to campus. If you have experience with successfully presenting to C-Suite Level Leadership, developing teams more than 100 employees and executing new concepts in campus dining, this position will be the perfect high-profile leadership opportunity!

 

A strong emphasis will be placed on client and customer engagement, strengthening financial operations and growing Catering. Supporting the campus mission, ensuring sustainable initiatives, providing quality Resident Dining, Retail and Catering. This is a great opportunity for an experienced leader to lead a talented team of professionals offering a benchmark student dining experience to provide strategic insight and direction to foster innovation and increase student engagement.

 

The successful candidate will:

 

  • identify customer needs and expectations;
  • ensure that Sodexo and customer goals are aligned and met;
  • educate and develop rapport with clients and promote partnerships;
  • promote a customer/client centered culture that strives to exceed customer and client needs;
  • coordinate all unit catering initiatives to drive sales growth and track results.
  • maintain and improve service level resulting in increased customer satisfaction; 
  • ensure all HAACP standards are followed; and/or 
  • demonstrate resourcefulness and quick responsiveness to client and customer requests. 

 

Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:

 

  • solid organizational skills;
  • excellent leadership/team building skills;
  • the ability to handle catering at all levels from students to executives; and/or
  • professional demeanor is required.

 

Learn more about Sodexos Benefits 

 

Not the job for you?

At Sodexo, we offer Food Service Management and Catering positions in a variety of business segments, including Corporate, Schools, Universities, Government and Agencies, Health Care, Senior Living and Sports and Leisure locations across the United States. Continue your search for Food Service Management jobs.

 

Working for Sodexo:

Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and career growth opportunities. At Sodexo, you will find the ingredients for a great career in food service management specializing in Catering. With benefits including schedules that encourage work-life balance and continuing education opportunities, you enjoy an improved quality of life thats unique in the hospitality industry.

 

 

Position Summary

Oversight of catering activities for a medium to large size location/unit with less than $1.5M in managed catering volume. Complex events with a high degree of hands on involvement in catering solutions.  Large amount of high profile events. Strong client interaction.Key Duties- Oversight of Sodexo resources, recipes, systems and use of catering programs to direct daily catering events including; food production, inventory, product deliveries, invoices, and procurement operations. - Oversight of the sales process for catering and/or conference services. Works with client and customers to design events.- Ensures employees have appropriate equipment, supplies and resources to perform their job, and meet goals, cost controls and deadlines as assigned.- Establishes and maintains a safe work environment including both food and physical safety in order to comply with all regulatory and Sodexo standards in various environments. Drives the Zero Harm mindset.- Complies with budget requirements by controlling costs (i.e. labor, inventory, equipment, materials) and making adjustments when necessary- Supervises employees by delegating, assigning and prioritizing activities, and monitoring operating standards 

 

 

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree or equivalent experienceBasic Management Experience - 2 years Basic Functional Experience 1 year work experience in food or culinary services including restaurants, fast food, vending, catering services, institutional services, mall food courts, etc.

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

Posted: 2020-03-24 Expires: 2020-04-24

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