General Manager 1 - Conference Center
Posted on Nov 19, 2018 by Sodexo
Sodexo is currently seeking a General Manager 1 - Conference Services at a national account location HQ in Malvern, PA. This position will have responsibilities for Event Planning and Catering for a very important and strategic national account partnership. This position requires the skill set of an experienced and talented high level Catering professional. This position will lead 6 frontline (hourly paid) non-union employees which include the catering drivers, coordinator, supervisor and frontline team members. The catering professional will have a passion for food, be highly creative and have high level organizational skills, as well as a solid financial background. The position will work closely with the Executive Chef, Catering Operations Manager and Conference and Event Planning teams, to lead high level catering events, create new relationships and build on current ones. The selected candidate will office in the greater Philadelphia area, and will directly support the Sodexo partnership team in PA and indirectly support the accounts in NC and AZ. Be part of a high performing team that works together to bring success to our long term business partners!
Directs all contract management service operations at a Conference Center Campus, Meeting Management or Lodging property. Plans, organizes, staffs, and directs multiple services which generally includes: sales and marketing, conference services, food and beverage, front office, housekeeping, laundry, transportation, engineering, conference planning, audiovisual technology, accounting and finance, human resources, development and professional growth of management team. Manages the client relationship on a daily basis while ensuring customer satisfaction and good public relations. Manages through managers and is accountable for the contract. Senior-most person assigned to a one client account.
-Sales/revenue critical job duty
-Business management overall business (operations management)
-Supervision of staff/directing team
-Communications/Sodexo process management