RESIDENT DISTRICT MANAGER-SAN JOSE CA

As the leader in business and industry dining, Eurest is the company to join if you want a rewarding career packed with limitless opportunities. We feed the employees of the nation's largest and most-prestigious companies -- in every state and across all industries. As a member of Eurest's leadership and professional support team, you will help our 16,000 chefs, and in-unit associates excel as they deliver world-class meals in corporate cafes and executive dining rooms with on-site catering through vending innovations and more.

Our company is innovative, high performing and fast growing. Our teammates are enthusiastic, committed to quality and thrive on consistently delivering unparalleled results. And did we mention we work with exciting companies and at interesting locations? Come grow your career with Eurest.

Job Summary

Job Summary:

Working as a Resident District Manager, you are responsible for managing a large educational dining account.  You will provide guidance and motivation to the district associates. You will provide overall planning and direction within your account to achieve operations and financial goals.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Is well versed in all aspects of foodservice management, with a proven track record of success
  • Possesses strong strategic thinking skills, with an emphasis on delivering and measuring action plans
  • Is proactive and positive; interacts professionally with a diverse group of associates, peers, managers, suppliers, clients and customers
  • Embraces excellence in customer service both for internal and external customers; has excellent verbal and written communication and customer service skills
  • Demonstrates initiative and good judgment in assisting customers, clients, peers and subordinates
  • Has the ability to think quickly and accurately, is able to evaluate problems and make appropriate recommendations to person(s) involved
  • Has a high level of resilience during stressful periods and the ability to handle last minute changes
  • Manages K-12 accounts within a school district to ensure compliance with government and agency standards and to ensure profitability of the region
  • Attends foodservice committee meetings to understand the needs of the School District
  • Ensures consistent and fair administration of personnel policies
  • Manages planning, budget analysis and reporting for the District
  • Interprets and ensures compliance with policies, procedures and guidelines to promote their consistent application
  • Conducts operation audits of district units and design improvements to optimize financial performance and operational productivity
  • Audits units to ensure conformance with the Company, government and accrediting agency standards, regulations and codes regarding food storage, preparation, sanitation and record keeping

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Knowledge of state and federal food standard guidelines that apply to the K-12 market.
  • Five years of management experience in K-12 foodservice
  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Financial and business acumen
  • Excellent computer skills, including advanced spreadsheet and proficiency at learning software
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills. 
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment

 

 

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Req ID: 207176

Eurest 

MELANIE J ATKINS 

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