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Food Service Director, Independent Schools - Higher Education

Morton, MI 49346
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About AramarkAramark (NYSE: ARMK) proudly serves Fortune 500 companies, world champion sports teams, state-of-the-art healthcare providers, the worlds leading educational institutions, iconic destinations and cultural attractions, and numerous municipalities in 19 countries around the world.  Our 270,000 team members deliver experiences that enrich and nourish millions of lives every day through innovative services in food, facilities management and uniforms. We operate our business with social responsibility, focusing on initiatives that support our diverse workforce, advance consumer health and wellness, protect our environment, and strengthen our communities.  Aramark is recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE, as well as an employer of choice by the Human Rights Campaign and DiversityInc. Learn more at www.aramark.com or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.



Reporting to the Regional Manager, the Food Service Director will oversee the daily foodservice. 


Internationally acclaimed for its unique environment and expertise in the particular learning needs of girls, The Bishop Strachan School (BSS) has built a reputation over its long history as an undisputed leader in education.  Offering a challenging, lively and creative atmosphere and a roster of uniquely qualified faculty and staff, BSS inspires each student to find her passion, pursue her dreams and reach her potential through a rigorous academic program.  Helping students become smart, independent, compassionate young women, BSS provides the tools, technology and innovation required to thrive in post-secondary pursuits and beyond.  Our unique whole girl approach, commitment to excellence and embodiment of strong values create a profound and powerful learning environment within a supportive, engaged community.


To support our mission of providing our students with the best educational experience, we strive for excellence in every facet of the organization - including providing a stimulating, creative and lively work environment that attracts the very best staff.  


The Food Service Director will be responsible for the successful management of our services. 


Responsibilities include interaction with the client, customers and employees.


The successful candidate will create a culture of healthy and sustainable eating habits, be a curious \u201cfoodie\u201d and excited to implement a new culinary vision.  This leader will be also be an inspiration to his/her team and have the ability to shape the nutritional wellness component of young womens lives.


Other responsibilities will include:

  • Establish and maintain procedures for purchasing, receiving, storage, preparation and service of food.
  • Ensure all operating standards are achieved.
  • Coordinate and supervise personnel regarding production, merchandising, quality and cost control, labour, scheduling, staffing and training.
  • Assist front line managers with any operational and staffing issues.
  • Train, develop and mentor the management team and establish succession plans.
  • Ensure that standards for sanitation and food safety are met
  • Assist in menu planning.
  • Prepare business plans, budgets and forecasts
  • Monitor financial operating results in order to achieve company and client objectives.
  • Develop new initiatives and programs to improve service and customer satisfaction.
  • Ensure accurate and timely financial reporting for all business sectors.
  • Maintain records to comply with Aramark, and government standards.
  • Ensure compliance with Marketing and Human Resources Programs.
  • Ensure adherence to Aramarks policies and procedures
  • Ensure adherence to Aramarks Health and Safety Programs.


  • University Degree or College Diploma in hospitality management or related field.
  • Must be able to lead a team of 20-25 staff members
  • 5 years progressive management experience in a similar sized operation, preference given to candidates with hotel background.
  • Previous catering experience in a high volume operation is preferred.
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills
  • Strong analytical, project planning, and financial management skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients, customers, colleagues and staff.
  • All applicants will be required to complete a security clearance.
  • Dynamic and innovative culture.
  • Interest in creating a culture of healthy sustainable eating habits. 
  • Diverse population of learners and eaters
  • Skilled facilitator who is willing to have the hard conversations.

Please note all candidates considered for hire will be required to successfully pass a criminal background check. Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available upon request.


How to apply:-

Email your resume to animboateng-shanice@aramark.ca

Posted: 2019-11-06 Expires: 2020-01-06

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