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Retail Manager 2

Job category: Food Service

Job ID: 63428


Posted: 20-Sep-2017

Sodexo currently has an opportunity for a Retail Food Service Manager 2 at Morningside College located in Sioux City, Iowa.  Morningside College is a private, four-year, co-educational institution with 23 buildings on a 68-acre campus in a scenic, secure residential area of Sioux City, Iowa (population 140,000) and is on the National Register of Historic Places. The College enrolls more than 1,250 full-time students.  Although the majority of students hail from Iowa and Nebraska, Morningside draws students from more than 25 states and several foreign countries.


Food operations at Morningside include one "all-you-care-to-eat" resident dining hall, retail dining, coffee shop and catering.  Reporting to the General Manager, the Retail Food Manager will have direct oversight and mentor approximately 40-45 frontline employees in resident and retail dining.  This position will be trained in all areas of the operation including resident dining, retail, catering, food safety standards, client relations and assists the Executive Chef in managing food cost.


The ideal candidate will have the following preferred skills/background:


  • 2+ years of management experience preferably within a campus/university/restaurant setting.
  • High expectations for customer service, consistent delivery and quality of food.
  • Good understanding of financials as they apply to cost controls of food and labor.
  • Ability and willingness to develop and train frontline employees.
  • Ability to think outside of the box.
  • Desire to support the entire dining operation.

Enjoy a Monday - Friday, 10AM - 8PM work schedule with some flexibility to work evenings and weekends as business needs require.


Consider joining the dining team at Morningside - excellent opportunity for internal growth at this account!



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