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Retail Manager 2

Job category: Food Service

Job ID: 73935


Posted: 14-Aug-2018

Are you a creative, customer focused Retail Manager who has experience overseeing mulitple venues?  This may be the career step you are looking for!


Sodexo is seeking an experienced Food Retail Manager 2 at University of Hawaii Manoa - in Honolulu, HI.  The Retail Manager will manage the 1st floor units at UofHi - Manoa's Campus Center Building.  Currently there are 2 stores....Stir Fresh (in-house concept) and Pizza Hut Express (national brand).  Stir Fresh is an in-house brand that often is the location for pop up restaurants....such as Grumpy's Seafood and Wasabi and Ginger.  Pizza Hut Express is a licensed store which will follow the national brand standards.  These locations are primarily Monday - Friday lunch operations but the vision is to expand hours and scope in the 1st floor location.


The Ideal Candidate will have:

  • Previous supervisory/management background in High volume food service - restaurants, mall food courts, universities or hospitals.
  • Have extensive cash handling management experience and use of Point of Sale equipment.
  • Understand how to manage multiple venues across campus – having a background with maintaining standards of national food brands.
  • Have strong organizational skills – be a “Go-Getter” attitude and be able to handle the fast paced environment of a large food service operation – having a high volume dining background.
  • Be a visionary – always thinking towards the future: what can we do different next semester, next spring… while handling the day to day food retail operations
  • Have an “Eye for Marketing” - implementing and overseeing marketing and sales strategies to increase retail sales.
  • Have a strong hospitality focus - be engaged and interacting with our clients, students, faculty and employees.
  • Current experience in Food service in Hawaii is preferred - understanding island culture, cuisine, workforce. 
  • There is NO RELOCATION assistance.


If this describes your background, we want to hear from you!

  • Ability to drive sales and be a strong leader in a very fast paced retail environment.
  • Ability to execute retail food service initiatives quickly, effectively and efficiently
  • Strong leadership and extensive team management experience
  • Knowledge of current health and wellness culinary concepts
  • Exceptional customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to be successful in a lean process, metrics driven environment
  • Ability to foster strong client and customer relationships
  • Strong understanding of retail marketing concepts and strategies
  • Self-motivated with strong drive to be process oriented
  • Understanding of Sodexo systems is beneficial
  • Strong financial acumen, ability to analyze sales data, understand trends and address business opportunities
  • Excellent computer skills necessary

Apply Now!

Are you ready to start your Sodexo career? Apply TODAY!

Basic Education Requirement - High School Diploma or GED or Equivalent
Basic Management Experience - 1 year

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