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Unit Marketing Coordinator

Job category: Marketing

Job ID: 74736


Posted: 18-Aug-2018

Sodexo is seeking a Unit Marketing Coordinator to share time upholding marketing standards for 3 university accounts located within 10 minutes of each other:  St. Marys College located in Notre Dame, IN. will be the home account but will spend a day each week at either Bethel College located in Mishawaka, IN or at Indiana University located in South Bend, IN.


The Marketing Coordinator will work directly with food service unit managers on all internal and external communications and strategic alignment with client organization's internal marketing goals. This marketing position will require, strong communication skills, excellent writing abilities, creativity, ability to assist with growing top line food sales in retail and voluntary meal plan sales, social media skills, website development skills, innovativeness in regards to out the of box thinking, the ability to communicate and build relationships with students/clients.


Is this opportunity right for you? If your answer to the following questions is "yes" then please consider applying:


  • Sales/Marketing: Can you help to increase the sales volume of our VMPs (Voluntary Meal Plans) through marketing efforts? Do you have the ability to successfully execute Sodexo marketing programs and plans as well as the "chops" to create campus-specific "inhouse" marketing programs?
  • Partnerships: Can you partner with our unit managers, family of vendors and the community in order to help create special event opportunities for Sodexo?
  • Social Media: Are you a social media "guru" who can increase Sodexo's social media footprint via Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and Snapchat?

We are looking for candidates who have:


  • Proven track record of increasing voluntary meal plan sales and/or sales dollars or sales volume and be able to provide examples of marketing strategies that were implemented
  • Food retail marketing experience - meal plan sales, merchandise designs, program development and execution, and visual merchandise upgrades that are current with market trends.
  • Dynamic communication skills – an ambassador for Sodexo to our clients and our customers,
  • Effective time management skills – able to prioritize, multi-task : managing multiple projects and account locations,
  • Experience with customer satisfaction enhancements - ability to analyze account customer satisfaction surveys and help identify action plans in response.
  • Background and success in implementing marketing into social media and websites.
  • Ability to partner with General Manager and other managers to develop impactful marketing strategies.
  • Additional skills/competencies include: diversity awareness, team building/training, building strategic relations, market research, data and financial analysis for return on investments.

Individual will work with on-site teams to ensure company marketing programs and standards are fully implemented throughout, to include station layout, execution and signage (both print and digital).


Basic Education Requirement - High School Diploma, GED or equivalent

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