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The Good Eating Company has an exciting opportunity for a Food Operations Manager, Premium Pantry Services for our client in Mountain View, CA. This Food Operations Manager will assist the General Manager with oversight of hourly employees from supervisors, baristas, and culinary professionals. As the Food Operations Manager, you will be responsible for assisting with cafe operations including scheduling, ordering product, inventory, training, service standards, financial reporting, and guest and client interaction. Our cafes offer an excellent, specialty coffee experience complementary for the client's employees.

The successful candidate will:

  • have oversight of daily operations and ensure the delivery of a high-quality product
  • achieve company and client financial targets and goals
  • develop and maintain client and customer relationships
  • have prior experience with hiring, training and scheduling staff
  • motivate, coach, mentor and develop staff

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

  • have a strong background and understanding of specialty coffee, barista skills, and coffee production
  • have a strong background in hospitality, and a genuine approach to sharing that passion with the staff and client
  • have a work history demonstrating leadership skills and the ability to work collaboratively with all levels of the organization

The Good Eating Company - A simple philosophy; Setting the definitive standard in workplace hospitality. We believe that hospitality and amazing fresh food is highly impactful to fostering an engaged and happy team. We are passionate about producing unique, local, sustainable, inspiring, and well-balanced menus daily. We work in partnership with our clients to create interactive spaces, which are hospitable, relaxed, and stylish that become the heart of their workplace.

We offer a full array of benefits, including paid time off, holidays, medical, dental, vision, 401K, and access to ongoing training, and development programs, tuition reimbursement, plus health and wellness programs.
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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.

Position Summary

Provides leadership and supervision for the on-site food service exempt and non-exempt level staff in the delivery of our contractual agreement with the client. Provides supervision for food services at account/unit to ensure client satisfaction and retention for the company. Implements business practices in order to uphold company mission, values and commitments made in the Sodexo client contractual agreement.

Key Duties
- Establishes a safe work environment

- Assumes General Manager’s (GM) responsibilities and authority in their absence

- Utilizes Sodexo tools and programs to develop client, customer, and staff relationships, to ensure account retention

- Implements and fully utilizes all Sodexo tools and programs to ensure financial outcomes

- Directs daily operations of food service to ensure employees have appropriate equipment, inventory and resources, ensures operating standards and regulatory requirements are met

- Develops and implements plans, projects, with defined objectives, methods, timetables and budget to support client and Sodexo strategic plan

- Ensures adherence to all HR standards for Sodexo, client, and regulatory agencies

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

Basic Management Experience - 3 years

Basic Functional Experience - 3 years work experience in food or culinary services including restaurants, fast food, vending, catering services, institutional services, mall food courts, etc.

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

Application Instructions

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