ARAMARK Food Service Manager - Retail - Chesapeake, VA in Chesapeake, Virginia
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Aramark Healthcare is seeking candidates for a Food Service Manager of Retail at Chesapeake General Hospital, a 301 bed acute care facility in Chesapeake, VA. This is a management position, responsible for developing and executing dining solutions to meet customer needs and tastes. Oversees and manages dining operations where customers order prepared food from a menu.
Leadership: Leverage Aramark's coaching model to engage and develop team members to their fullest potential. Reward and recognize employees. Ensure individual and team performance meets objectives and client expectations. Plan and lead daily team briefings. Ensure safety and sanitation standards in all operations.
Client Relationship: Maintain effective client and customer rapport for mutually beneficial business relationships. Identify client needs and communicate operational progress. Demonstrate excellent customer service using Aramark's standard service model.
Financial Performance: Ensure the completion and maintenance of P&L statements. Deliver client and company financial targets. Adopt all Aramark processes and systems, understand performance metrics, data, order and inventory trends; educate teams on key levers to improve margins.
Productivity: Create value through efficient operations, appropriate cost controls, and profit management. Comply with the Operational Excellence fundamentals by meeting and maintaining food and labor initiatives. Ensure entire team is trained and able to execute. Supervise team regarding production, quality and control.
Compliance: Maintain a safe and healthy environment for clients, customers and employees. Comply with all applicable policies, rules and regulations, including but not limited to those relating to safety, health, and wage and hour.
Manage Front of House (Cafeteria, Food Court, Quick Service) dining operations
Develop and implement retail services plan to improve service, quality and profitability of service areas.
Maintain effective working relationships with other departments to provide a unified retail experience for customers.
Marketing, merchandising and cash handling.
Catering sales, planning, coordination, rentals, staffing and execution of events.
Requires at least 1 year of experience in management role
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
1 year of food service or restaurant management experience and banquet or catering experience required.
Food service retail experience with marketing, merchandising and cash handling experience preferred.
Culinary background highly preferred.
Excellent customer service skills required.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs are essential in this role.
Aramark is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran