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A passion for helping people and attention to detail are the hallmarks of your success.

Join a team where you can make a difference!!

Sodexo's School Services Division is seeking a General Manager for our partnership with Verdigris School District located in Claremore, OK. Our ideal candidate will be a strong leader with proven communication and client relations skills as well as have a passion for innovation and growth. Experience managing a food service team in an education environment is strongly preferred but not required. Day to day, this role will be responsible for serving the National School Breakfast and Lunch Program, and overseeing cafeteria operations at all district schools.

The successful candidate will:

  • create a positive working environment;
  • have a strong financial acumen and be able to achieve company and client financial targets and goals
  • have experience managing multiple locations;
  • integrate fully within our client’s organization becoming a trusted adviser and member of the accounts leadership team;
  • develop and execute a strategy to accelerate business growth;
  • create an exceptional student experience through marketing, menu design, and food quality;
  • lead and motivate the team, inspiring strategic direction;
  • ensure the fulfillment of all contract commitments;
  • sustain client satisfaction and retention.

Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who:

  • have a work history demonstrating strong leadership skills and the ability to work collaboratively with all levels of the organization;
  • possess the ability to manage multiple priorities, demonstrate professional communication skills, and exhibit a passion for a high-level of customer service;
  • exhibit flexibility to take on additional responsibilities as needed; and/or
  • demonstrate working knowledge of automated food inventory, ordering, production and management systems as well as menu graphics programs.
  • valid driver's license required.

At Sodexo, we believe every employee should have the resources to be their best. As part of our overall rewards, we offer benefits programs designed to help you maintain a healthy lifestyle including health, dental and vision insurance. We also offer other benefits like paid time off, financial and savings programs, 401k, and access to our employee assistance program and other discounts.

Working for Sodexo:
At Sodexo, you will find the ingredients for a great career in food service management. With benefits including schedules that encourage work-life balance and continuing education opportunities, you’ll enjoy an improved quality of life that’s unique in the hospitality industry.


What We Offer

Sodexo offers fair and equitable compensation, partially determined by a candidate's education level or years of relevant experience. While the budgeted range for the position is posted, Sodexo salary offers are based on a candidate's specific criteria, like experience, skills, education and training.


Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - High School Diploma or GED

Basic Management Requirement - 2 years

Basic Functional Experience – 2 years of relevant experience in school nutrition programs



Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Application Instructions

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