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Retail Manager 2

Job category: Food Service

Job ID: 64499


Posted: 23-Jul-2017

Retail Manager 2


Relocation Assistance Available!


The University of Findlay is seeking a dynamic Retail Food Service Manager to oversee a new retail operation.  The University of Findlay is located in Findlay, Ohio, a small city that is pleasant and progressive. Findlay has been designated a “dream town” by Demographics Daily, and it has been repeatedly named one of the top 10 “micropolitan” areas (small cities) in the U.S. by Site Selection magazine. Findlay is the only city in Ohio to have been named one of the 100 Best Communities for Young People by America’s Promise Alliance, an organization founded by Colin Powell.


Nearly 4,200 students from approximately 40 countries are enrolled at Findlay.  Approximately 1,250 students live on campus in University housing. With an international student population of nearly 600, Findlay's campus offers global experiences to students from all over the world.    


Day to day, this role will oversee Sub Connection, The Grille @ Findlay, Tres Habaneros, Jazzman’s Brew and Bakery, Oilers on the Go and The Rig.  Specific duties will include supervising front of the house operations as well as some food production staff, purchasing and receiving food and supplies, monitoring inventory and data entry.  Reporting to the GM, this position will oversee up to 15 hourly associates and up to 20 student associates.


Our ideal candidate will be a self-starter with excellent communication skills and the ability to effectively manage multiple priorities in a dynamic environment.  Strong financial and analytical skills mandatory for this position. Experience managing a food service team in an education environment is strongly preferred.  Exceptional customer relations and team building skills a must!


Keywords: Restaurant manager, food service manager, Supervisor, FOH, Catering Manager, Banquet, General Manager, Operations Manager, Food Service Director



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.

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