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General Manager 3 - Food

Job category: Food Service

Job ID: 77096

US-MO-St. Louis

Posted: 22-Mar-2019


Sodexo Government Services has an exciting opportunity for a General Manager 3 to be part of a growing client partnership. Sodexo is seeking a Food General Manager 3 to lead the operation at Scott Air Force Base located in St. Louis, MO. There is great satisfaction from serving those that serve and it is core to our mission to "Improve the Quality of Daily Life for Everyone We Serve.” This position will be responsible for the day to day operations of an Air Force Dining Facility and another smaller facility located on the base.

The Food General Manager 3 will report to the District Manager and will have oversight of an Executive Chef and various teams of employees.  The GM will also support various assignments as directed by the District Manager within our Air force contract. Sodexo’s Air Force contract continues to grow, and there will be a great opportunity for this position to grow while leading the charge at this location.  Excellent customer and client skills, training and developing the team and ensuring quality operations for our Air Force customers will be key to the GM's success.

We are looking for General Manager 3 candidates who will:

  • Have oversight of day-to day operations
  • Strong contract management/compliance experience
  • Deliver high quality food service
  • Achieve company financial targets and goals
  • Develop and maintain client and customer relations
  • Develop strategic plans
  • Create a positive and enjoyable environment
  • Ensure Sodexo Standards and Air Force Standards are met

The ideal candidate:

  • Has a work history demonstrating strong leadership skills
  • Has a strong background in food safety and sanitation compliance
  • Has the ability to manage multiple priorities, demonstrate professional communication skills and has a passion for a high level of customer service
  • Can demonstrate the ability to prioritize tasks and exhibit flexibility to take on additional responsibilities as needed

In addition to offering a great opportunity, this position also provides a competitive salary, great benefits…and so much more!!


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keywords: general manager; food; culinary; air force; military; chef; budget

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree
Basic Management Experience - 3 years
Basic Functional Experience - 3 years

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