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Retail Manager 2

Job category: Food Service

Job ID: 74059


Posted: 15-Aug-2018

Sodexo is seeking an experienced Retail Manager 2 to join our food services team at Alcorn State University located in Lorman, Missisippi.


Alcorn State University is a land grant HBCU campus with an enrollment of 3500 students. Sodexo provides resident dining, retail, catering, and concessions on campus with a total managed volume of $7 million annually.


The Retail Manager will oversee 4 locations with an annual revenue volume of $3M, maintains food quality and customer service in a cash handling retail food service environment. This position assists in the maintenance of cash control, payroll records, inventory, structured employee development and food cost control. We are seeking an innovative leader with 2 plus years management experience to direct a diverse work force and ensure the highest level of customer satisfaction. This role will also assist in management of catering events. 


Is this opportunity right for you?

At Sodexo, you will find the ingredients for a great career in food service management specializing in Retail Management. With benefits including schedules that encourage work-life balance and continuing education opportunities, you’ll enjoy an improved quality of life that’s unique in the hospitality industry.


The Ideal Candidate will have:

  • College/University high-volume retail food service management experience.
  • Experience training and directing a talented and diverse staff
  • Strong financial acumen, P & L experience and managing budgets.
  • Experience managing multiple food retail outlets and national brand concepts.
  • Innovation and ability to grow revenue and manage cost.
  • Customer driven and strong track record in organizational development.
  • Superior client relations skills and executive presence.

Are you the experienced food service manager we’re seeking?


Careers in Universities:

Working for Sodexo in Universities allows you to support students on their path to adulthood and academic success. Located on college and university campuses across the country, Sodexo creates clean, safe living and learning environments that inspire and drive success. Student success depends upon so many conditions – when they are well fed, safe, comfortable and learning in a clean, well maintained environment they are more likely to succeed.


Working for Sodexo:

How far will your ambition, talent and dedication take you? Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and other career growth opportunities, along with the performance of organizations. We believe it is important for our work to be meaningful to all who contribute to it, and we remain faithful to our mission, our core values and the ethical principles that have guided us since 1966. We support these values and help them thrive in each employee.


We strive to make working for Sodexo a genuinely great experience with benefits to promote your professional, personal and financial well-being, and to improve your Quality of Life now and into the future. Our experiences with our over 50 million customers each and every day enable us to develop Quality of Life services that reinforce the well-being of individuals, improving their effectiveness and helping companies and organizations to improve performance … every day. 


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


Not the job for you?

At Sodexo, we offer Food Service Management and Retail Management positions in a variety of business segments, including Corporate, Schools, Universities, Energy and Resources, Government and Agencies, Healthcare, Senior Living and Sports and Leisure locations across the United States. See more Food Service Management jobs here.

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

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