Sodexo Operations LLC Retail Manager 3 in OGDEN, Utah

Unit Description

Are you looking for your career to SHINE ? Sodexo is seeking a Food Retail Manager 3 for our Campus account at Weber State University Located in on the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains, on the western flank of the Rockies. Weber offers Resident Dining with traditional Food On Demand for 400 boarding students , 11 Food Retail formats totaling over $1.5M for 23,000 commuter students, a high end Wild Cat Room with its own chef, and Concessions for Football stadium and indoor arena for Basketball and Volleyball.

The Food Retail Manager will oversee multiple venues currently consisting of a blend of National and Sodexo Brands : SubConnection, Waldo’s Cheesy Grill, Wild Cat Room, AFC Sushi, Jamba Juice Express, Starbucks We Proudly Serve, Pizza/Pasta, Mexican, and a Convenience Store. The Retail Manager also shares responsibility for concessions for football as well as basketball, volleyball, etc.

The successful candidate will have

  • A strong understanding of large volume Retail Dining operations , what drives sales and traffic,Merchandising and Marketing, as well as driving business through sales. Food Retail brand (internal and national) management experience is a necessity.

  • A strong background in excellent operational performance, a HANDS ON Manager and Out of the Box Thinker - leading a team to greatness as well as strong client communication and relationship skills.

  • Skilled in using Food Management Systems for Ordering/Inventory/Labor Management, and proven financial understanding of cost analysis, marketing and merchandising.

  • Experience with contract management, Sodexo experience preferred .

  • Customer focused management approach – developing this culture within the staff.

We are looking for a positive team player to be part of our overall campus team and are seeking an innovative, strategic business leader to develop a team and create an excellent guest dining experience. Ready for that next step in your career? Sodexo Food Service at Weber offers a very customer friendly environment with a great opportunity for growth. APPLY TODAY !

There is RELOCATION assistance provided for this exciting opportunity!

Position Summary

Responsible for food quality & customer service in an operation that may have branded concepts or other retail offerings. Directs the work of hourly and supervisory food service workers, as well as other managers.

Key Duties

  • Ensures there is a zero harm mindset for ourselves, our customers, our food & employees.

  • Directs daily operations of food quality & customer service in a retail food operation that may include branded concepts ensuring that employees have appropriate equipment, supplies and resources.

  • Manages cash handling protocols & control procedures according to Sodexo policies.

  • Maintains client satisfaction for food quality & customer service.

  • Accountable for the execution of service quality by maintaining the highest level of delivery.

  • Supervises day-to-day work activities of food service workers, supervisors & managers.

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree

Basic Management Experience - 2 years

Basic Functional Experience – 1 year of work experience in concessions, retail sales, or store operations

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

System ID 65447

Location US-UT-OGDEN

Relocation Yes - According to Grade

Category Food Service

Type Full-Time