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District Manager 2 - Facilities Management

Job category: General Management

Job ID: 63803


Posted: 26-Jun-2017

Sodexo is seeking a District Manager 2 - Facilities for Education Division in Northern or Southern, CA area. RELOCATION AVAILABLE!


Sodexo is the North American leader for Quality of Life Services. More than 125,000 Sodexo employees work to improve the quality of daily life for our 9,000 client sites and more than 15 million customers a day in North America. Sodexo partners with clients to help them attain their strategic vision by developing Facility Management service solutions that increase the effectiveness of their people, enhance their business processes and optimize their infrastructure, which deliver tangible outcomes.

Sodexo has an exciting opportunity for a passionate and driven Facilities Management leader who is looking to take their career to the next level. If you have exceptional client relationship building and negotiation skills, solid financial acumen and a strong grasp of what it takes to ensure operational excellence.

District Manager 2 to oversee Facilities operations for the client portfolio of up to 8-10 Universities / Education accountsThe DM position may reside in Northern or Southern, CA.

This senior level, permanent position has daily responsibility for $10 Million in managed volume (8-10) locations. Your mission is to support managers and the client to provide excellent services for the Universities business. Strong leadership skills are a MUST! You will analyze and forecast financial results and make decisions based on data and needs. Build and maintain strong teams through recruitment and retention. Build and maintain strong client relationships to promote the Clients for Life philosophy. Lead and inspire your team to continually improve Sodexo's performance for our clients and customers. Develop and innovate to promote improved performance within the education unit.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A proven track record of successful Facilities Management leadership experience as demonstrated by articulated results and accomplishments
  • Strong technical knowledge of the following: mechanical, maintenance, construction, project management and energy management
  • Strong strategic leadership, financial acumen and talent management
  • Demonstrated ability to meet multiple deadlines and manage the workload accordingly.
  • Strong contract and account operations in order to establish and maintain a solid and mutually beneficial business relationship
  • A proven track record ensuring account growth and account retention

Our ideal candidate will be located near a major airport --Up to 50-80% travel will be required. This career opportunity offers a competitive salary, bonus, company car, full benefits.

At Sodexo, we offer Facilities Management positions in Corporate, Education, Health Care and Senior Living locations across the United States. See more jobs like this one here. 


Working for Sodexo in Education allows you to support students on their path to adulthood and academic success. From preschool through post-grad, in public schools and independent schools, and on campuses of every kind, Sodexo creates clean, safe living and learning environments that inspire and drive success.






Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree
Basic Management Experience - 5 years
Basic Functional Experience - 5 years

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