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Sodexo is seeking a Retail Manager 2 for East Tennessee State University located in Johnson City, Tennessee. The Retail Manager candidate will be highly visible to students, staff, and clients and must possess the skills to manage all retail units with a focus on Customer Service Excellence. Ideal candidate will display a great deal of creativity with food options, retail trends and programming. Will manage branded concepts, customer requests, frontline associates and will motivate, mentor, and develop staff to provide consistent quality. Will oversee financial responsibilities and cost controls, purchasing, cash handing processes, POS programming and maintenance, safety programs and standards, retail brand standard and manage the success of compliance of all daily retail food service operations. Relocation assistance available.

The successful candidate will:

  • lead front-line teams, mentoring them in accurate cash handling, operations, open and closing processes; and/or
  • train and manage department HACCP Safety Programs, Sodexo programs and daily operation standards.
  • exhibit flexibility and manage multiple priorities.

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

  • a history of strong leadership and excellent communication skills;
  • work collaboratively with all levels of the organization
  • prior experience promoting national brands with clients and customers in a campus environment; and/or
  • proven client relationship and customer service skills.

Learn more about East Tennessee State University at https://www.etsu.edu/ehome/

Sodexo offers 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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Working for Sodexo:
At Sodexo, you will find the ingredients for a great career in food service management specializing in Retail 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 or Equivalent
Basic Management Experience - 1 year

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

Application Instructions

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