Job Description

Returning UsersLog Back InUnit Description

Do you excel in developing diverse teams, crafting food-focused strategies and evolving client relationships for multiple clients with different needs? Are you a people person with a passion for great food? Then you could be the ideal candidate for the Resident District Manager position in Omaha, Nebraska.

Sodexo Campus Dining is seeking a dynamic Resident District Manager, Creighton University located in Omaha Nebraska.. Creighton University is a private, Jesuit catholic institution that was founded in 1878. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of over 4000 students. We proudly embrace our roots in the Jesuit Catholic tradition, while believing in the importance of respecting each individual, their experiences, and their own traditions. You will find Creighton challenges students by providing an education that’s personal and focused on success, provides a community that cares, and encourages them to find their light and spark change. This is education for the greater good, and we see Creighton Dining as an integral part of the Creighton experience.

As the Resident District Manager, you will be the central point of contact for Daily Dining operations at Creighton University. In this role you will oversee, plan, coordinate, and aid in the execution of service logistics for two Residence Dining Halls, Retail Operations which includes working with national brands, High End Catering, Micro Markets and Concessions at Caniglia Stadium, DJ Sokol arena, and the Jesuit Community housing. You will act as the bridge between client/key stakeholders and operations teams to formulate fully actionable plans for the operations team to execute. This role requires a strategic leader with a service-oriented mindset stemming from a passion for hospitality, love for culinary events and affinity for customer success.

** Relocation Assistance ** and Annual Incentive Bonus programs are available!

Is This the Opportunity you have been looking for? The ideal candidate:

  • can oversee multi-location dining operations,
  • collaborate with diverse teams,
  • implement innovative solutions to ensure we deliver not just exceptional dining experiences and events, but memories that resonate with our clients and their guests.
  • As we continue to grow with our clients there are multiple projects that will allow a successful candidate to showcase organization and project management skills.

Are You the One? We are looking for candidates who:

  • have previous success in managing a higher education University Campus account preferred OR, 5 years of experience as General Manager of Dining in multi-unit setting, contract management preferred
  • demonstrate strategic leadership for current university dining trends,
  • lead with exceptional financial acumen, effective talent management, strong communication with executive clients and innovative project management skills.
  • demonstrate experience of success with campus Concessions, Resident Dining, and Catering are equally important to the successful execution of this role.
  • possess superior interpersonal skills, able to articulate ideas, thoughts, and opinions, professionally and clearly within all levels of client and Sodexo's organizations.

To learn more about Creighton University - visit:

Omaha, Nebraska is situated along the Missouri River. It lies approximately 10 miles north of the mouth of the Platte River. With a fresh mix of artsy attractions and outdoor adventures, plus family favorites and sweet dining, this city is one big surprise.

Sound like the Leadership role you have been looking for? APPLY TODAY and join the Sodexo Team at Creighton!

Not the job for you?

At Sodexo, we offer Culinary positions in a variety of business segments, including Corporate, Schools, Campus, Government and Agencies, Health Care, Senior Living and Sports and Leisure locations across the United States. Continue your search for Culinary jobs.

Working for Sodexo:

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

#campusdining #residentdistrictmanager #Sodexo #worklifebalance #diversity #womeninbusiness #veteran

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 - Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
Basic Management Experience - 5 years
Basic Functional Experience - 5 years

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

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

Apply Online