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Senior Manager, Area General

Job category: General Management

Job ID: 65801


Posted: 20-Sep-2017

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Sodexo is seeking an experienced  Senior Area General Manager for St. Peter's Health Partners, a multi-institutional health care system that consists of 6 hospitals/Long term care facilities, all located within 30 minutes of Albany, New York.


In this highly visible Sr. Management role, you will direct and participate in all daily operations for their Environmental Services/Housekeeping and Patient Transport services at all locations. This position will oversee a team of approximately 200 FTE's and a Management team of 5 General Managers and 15 additional Sodexo Managers. Seeking candidates that have a passion for driving and improving the patient experience. 


Our ideal candidate will have prior experience leading multiple Environmental Services/Housekeeping departments. Seeking exceptional leadership skills and demonstrated expert knowledge in the following areas:

  • Strategic thinker to connect best practice solutions to pro-actively serve client challenges
  • Ability to drive and execute processes
  • Strong financial acumen
  • Performance improvement and or six sigma/lean experience preferred
  • Ability to support and build relationships with clients, employees and the local community; this role will have several dotted-line relationships
  • Keen awareness of employee performance management and development
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and ability to interact successfully from front-line to C-suite
  • Prior Sodexo experience is a plus
  • Must have a Bachelor's degree 


Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree
Basic Management Experience - 5 years
Basic Functional Experience - 5 years work experience in facilities (e.g., maintenance, plant operations, engineering services, grounds, custodial/environmental, or transportation) or food (e.g., food services or operations, concessions, retail sales, store operations, or vending) services

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