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Catering Manager 3

Job category: Food Service

Job ID: 77011


Posted: 16-Dec-2018

Are you looking for your career to SHINE


Sodexo is seeking a Catering Manager 3 for our University account at Weber State University.   Located in Ogden, Utah on the western flank of the Rockies, Weber State is a Division 1 University and offers Resident Dining, Food Retail formats, Catering and Concessions.  The Catering Manager will oversee a busy catering department – events ranging from basic catering, to summer conferences, to high-end plated dinners to banquets.  While most catering is on campus, we are poised to grow additional catering business off campus and a growing conference business.  Looking for a creative, food focused, detail oriented Catering manager with a talent for presentation, great customer service focus, and strong communication skillls.


The ideal candidate will:

  • have five consecutive years of high volume catering management including high end events.
  • have extensive formal training in Catering services, with particular emphasis on customer service, event planning and presentation, and event management.
  • have a strong focus on food quality, and display a knack for presentation, finesse and inspiration.
  • be versed in culinary functions, menu development, food and labor cost control, food safety and sanitation.
  • superior interpersonal skills and have the ability to develop and maintain professional, positive working relationships with multiple clients, liaisons, customers, employees, supervisors and vendors.
  • strong communication skills and will be able to articulate ideas, thoughts, opinions, professionally and clearly within all levels of client and Sodexo's organizations.
  • strong time management skills and will be able to juggle multiple priorities. 
  • have a collaborative, service spirit with creativity and up on current trends.


Ogden Utah is a suburban community located on the foothills of the Waswatch mountain range, offers excellent outdoor activities abound including world class skiing, hiking, biking and hunting. Salt Lake City is just 30 minutes away.


**  RELOCATION assistance is available!  **



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Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree
Basic Management Experience - 2 years
Basic Functional Experience – 1 year work experience in food or culinary services including restaurants, fast food, vending, catering services, institutional services, mall food courts, etc.

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