1+ months

Catering Manager 2

Sodexo
Durango, CO 81301

Unit Description

Sodexo is hiring a Catering Manager 2 at Fort Lewis College in beautiful Durango, CO.  **Relocation Assistance is available!** You are a customer service enthusiast. Knowing youve achieved great customer satisfaction means everything to you. It does for us, too. Our student centered campus is growing with implementation of additional retail and concessions. The Catering Manager role is key to managing successful donor events as well as working with campus partners in student engagement events. Our successful candidate will be an expert at finding out what our customers want and exceeding customer expectations.

 

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
  • Demonstrate resourcefulness and quick responsiveness to client and customer requests

 

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

 

  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent leadership/team building skills
  • Ability to handle catering at all levels from students to executives
  • Professional demeanor is required

 

 Learn more about Fort Lewis College Catering here: Fort Lewis Catering

 

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 small to mid-size location/unit with $500k-$1M in managed catering volume. Medium complexity with a high degree of hands on involvement in catering 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 service events. 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 - High School Diploma or GED

Basic Management Experience - 1 year

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

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Posted: 2020-01-15 Expires: 2020-04-15

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