Compass Group, North America RETAIL MANAGER, St. Louis, MO in SAINT LOUIS, Missouri

  • We have an opening for a* RETAIL MANAGER* position.

  • Location: Washington University in St. Louis, MO

  • /Note: online applications accepted only./

If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.

Are you looking for a job with competitive wages and benefits, one in which you can learn and grow while making a difference in the world? We’re hiring! Bon Appétit Management Company operates more than 1,000 cafés around the country for corporations, universities, and museums, as well as a few dozen public restaurants. We’ve led the industry in socially and environmentally responsible sourcing, from sustainable seafood to cage-free eggs. We cook everything from scratch using fresh, local ingredients.

Full-time associates at Bon Appétit are eligible for many benefits, including:

  • Paid vacation and sick leave

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision

  • 401(k) with matching by company

  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Wellness Program

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Life Insurance for Associates and Eligible Dependents

  • Short Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD)

  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance

  • On-the-job training

Learn more about careers with Bon Appétit:

Job Summary

The Retail Manager position is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, entrepreneurial manager who is constantly seeking a better way to conduct business. The Retail Manager at Washington University is responsible for the successful retail operation of Food & Retail Managers will perform a variety of duties including the planning and supervision of special functions, the maintaining of cash controls and payroll records, and the hiring and training of our hourly team members. They also ensure customer satisfaction and good public relations through the safe and efficient uses of resources.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversees daily administrative and operational tasks

  • Handles all aspects of staff management

  • Manages all financials including budget development, forecasting, and financial reporting

  • Maintains knowledge of the market place and trends

  • Coordinates marketing efforts of the campus with the Business needs to maximize revenues and resident satisfaction

  • Manages cost controls and control expenditures for the account

  • Oversees sanitation and safety of assigned unit(s)

  • Purchases and manages inventory

  • Rolls out new culinary programs in conjunction with Company marketing and culinary team

  • Acts as the direct liaison with the client

  • Will manage a team of hourly union employees

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Culinary degree preferred, or A.A. Degree plus related experience

  • Three or more years supervisory experience in food service operations

  • Supervisory experience in a higher education related environment desirable

  • Knowledge of retail food trends with a focus on quality, production, sanitation, food cost controls, and presentation

  • Leadership, management and coaching skills

  • Communication skills both written and verbal

  • Financial, budgetary, accounting and computational skills

  • Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office programs, e-mail, the Internet and other necessary computer programs

  • ServSafe® Certified

About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry

Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. /*Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)./

Req ID: 187523

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