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General Manager 6 - Food

Trenton, NJ 08611
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Unit Description

Sodexo is seeking a GM 6 for The College of New Jersey in Ewing, NJ


****Relocation is Available***



The General Manager position at The College of New Jersey will be responsible for over 16 million in annual sales. TCNJ is a union account with 8 locations and 17 salary managers. The campus includes an award winning resident dining program, table service restaurant, retail Food Court, late night retail, catering business, C-Store and multiple retail kiosk outlets. TCNJ is fully renovated and has many years left in the contract.


The most qualified candidate for this role will have prior experience running large business of 10 million or more. Strong negotiating skills and client relationship building is a must. Strong financial acumen is important and necessary to continue with the consistent results which have been delivered on in the past.


 The on-site salary team is strong and requires an experienced leader who can provide vision for the program, as well as a path for continuous improvement. Implementing new technology, trends and future food concepts will be the focus of the program vision.


 TCNJ is a great showcase account and has a plethora of resources supporting its future success.


The ideal candidate will have the following:


- College/University high-volume General Manager experience

- Experience training (strong focus on team-building) and directing a large staff to include other salaried managers and hourly staff

- Strong financial acumen- experience writing and managing budgets

- Experience with high-volume resident dining, retail and catering programs

- Extensive knowledge of varying meal plan options in a campus food setting

- Innovation and culinary advancement experience

- Customer-driven and strong track record of in organizational development

- Successful renovation experience

- Excellent client relations skills


Consider joining a campus with high sustainability standards and a strong future of growth!


Careers in Universities:

Working for Sodexo in Universities allows you to support students on their path to adulthood and academic success. Located on college and university campuses across the country, Sodexo creates clean, safe living and learning environments that inspire and drive success. Student success depends upon so many conditions when they are well fed, safe, comfortable and learning in a clean, well maintained environment they are more likely to succeed.




Position Summary

Directs all contract management service operations at a single account/unit. Maintains customer satisfaction and good public relations. Manages through managers and is accountable for the contract. Senior-most person assigned to an account, may have multiple clients and/or satellite locations.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 - Bachelors Degree or equivalent experienceBasic Management Experience - 5 yearsBasic Functional Experience - 5 yearsSodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Posted: 2020-03-06 Expires: 2020-06-15
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