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General Manager 3 Food – Schools (Enrollment 2,500-9,999)

Job category: Food Service

Job ID: 63246

US-WA-FERNDALE

Posted: 22-Jun-2017

Sodexo School Services is seeking a highly motivated General Manager of Food to join our management team near Bellingham, WA.  Our ideal candidate will be a self-starter with stellar communication skills and the ability to effectively manage front-line production employees in a dynamic environment.

 

District is located near Bellingham, Washington and comprises 10 school sites, 4,700 students and 35 client staff.  Candidate should have strong operational skills to drive student particapation, train and develope staff in best practices to improve the programs to students.  Ability to develop relationships, understand and deliver on client expectations.     

 

Specific duties include supervising front of the house operations regarding marketing and customer service as well as the food production, purchasing and receiving food and supplies.  Ability to effectively manage multiple priorities, knowledge of the NSLP guidelines, USDA commodities, NutriKids software and managing a food service team in a K-12 environment is strongly preferred.  Food costing, catering experience, excellent client relations and team building skills are a must.   Account receivable and payable experience experience is required, along with the skill set to effectively implement all budget controls at the unit level.

 

Sodexo is the 22nd largest employer worldwide and prides itself with great work-life balance opportunities.  Sodexo is a stable company offering robust benefit packages for its employees.  Come join an industry leader and be part of making everyday a better day with Sodexo!

 

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Basic Education Requirement – Associate’s degree with academic major in food and nutrition, food service management, dietetics, family and consumer sciences, nutrition education, culinary arts, business, or a related field

Basic Management Experience - 3 years

Basic Functional Experience – 4 years of relevant school nutrition programs experience

 
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