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District Manager 2

Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Unit Description

Sodexos Independent Schools is seeking a District Manager 2 to oversee student nutrition operations for prestigious accounts in PA, NJ and Washington DC. Working for Sodexo in Independent Schools allows you to support students on their path to adulthood and academic success. In independent schools, Sodexo creates clean, safe living and learning environments that inspire and drive success. Student success depends upon so many conditions. When children are well fed, safe, comfortable and learning in a clean, well maintained school they are more likely to succeed. The candidate should reside in the Greater Philadelphia, PA area.


The scope of service is a mix of student dining breakfast, lunch and some dinner, multiple retail sites and catering operations with a total revenue base of approximately $14M. Candidates with experience in Facility Management is a plus. Reporting to the VP, day to day responsibilities will include providing overall planning, direction, evaluation and control to assigned student nutrition units to achieve operations and financial goals, participation on a team, HR functions, establishing and maintaining effective customer/client rapport and providing leadership support to a team of Managers and front-line hourly associates.


The ideal candidate will have strong strategic leadership, financial acumen, talent management, and strong communication and project management skills. You will need to be able to work both horizontally and vertically within both the client and Sodexo organizations and build/champion innovation capabilities. Also, the candidate should have Interpersonal skills (up to C-level connections), Strong growth mentality (supporting new sales efforts within territory) and Creativity and ability to question any business model.


Demonstrated ability to meet multiple deadlines and manage the workload accordingly. 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 growth and account retention. Travel will be required.



Position Summary

Serves as the primary representative of Sodexo for multiple accounts in a designated geographic area. Responsible for successfully coordinating and directing all activities within the assigned geographic area through subordinate managers, supervisors and employees including financial performance, client retention, and employee training and development. Works with each client and the Vice President in all matters relating to contract and account operations in order to establish and maintain a solid and mutually beneficial business relationship that ensures account retention. Develops a business plan and budget for the accounts with the General Manager's.

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experienceBasic Management Experience - 7 yearsBasic Functional Experience - 7 yearsSodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Posted: 2020-05-01 Expires: 2020-06-01
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