Jump Recruits is partnering with SodexoMAGIC looking for a General Manager 1- Conference Center in Stockton, California.
Sodexo is seeking a General Manager 1- Conference Center to join one of our Corporate Services accounts located in Stockton, CA. This individual could sit in either San Ramon or Stockton, CA as we have offices in either location but will travel to either location frequently. This individual will oversee 8 Sodexo frontline (hourly) employees and report directly into a Senior Area General Manager. Will be responsible for under $1M in annual managed volume. This role is sponsible for managing and executing client’s virtual event portfolio, including ownership of producing/delivering training, training platform and reporting. Candidate must be proficient in the virtual event landscape, aware of current trends, vendors and best practices for delivering virtual events. Other responsibilities include:
- Mange the delivery of live event support (in conjunction with vendor-provided support) during events as a virtual events subject matter expert.
- Collaborate with cross-functional stakeholders such as A/V, Facilities, Information Systems, Design team, etc.
- Ensure compliance to budget, expenses and reconciliation in coordination with respective departments.
- Implement and maintain training schedules for business stakeholders.
- Design and document virtual event technical/operational training guides for platform, support and execution protocols.
- Recommend and institute operational changes to increase efficiency and quality and/or decrease costs
The SodexoMAGIC partnership represents the union of two global brands that operate at peak performance. Sodexo, a long-standing leader in “quality of life solutions” around the globe, and Magic Johnson Enterprises, the brainchild of NBA all-star Earvin Magic Johnson, who literally took the game to new heights. To learn more about SodexoMAGIC and read a message from Earvin “Magic” Johnson himself click here.
This position offers a traditional Business and Industry, predominantly Monday through Friday, schedule. Accrue 3 weeks of paid vacation per year (first year pro-rated based on date of hire). Medical Benefits beginning date of hire, and 401K with company match eligible.
Learn more about Sodexo’s Benefits
Directs all contract management service operations at a Conference Center Campus, Meeting Management or Lodging property. Plans, organizes, staffs, and directs multiple services which generally includes: sales and marketing, conference services, food and beverage, front office, housekeeping, laundry, transportation, engineering, conference planning, audiovisual technology, accounting and finance, human resources, development and professional growth of management team. Manages the client relationship on a daily basis while ensuring customer satisfaction and good public relations. Manages through managers and is accountable for the contract. Senior-most person assigned to a one client account.
- Sales/revenue critical job duty
- Business management overall business (operations management)
- Supervision of staff/directing team
- Communications/Sodexo process management
Qualifications & Requirements
- Basic Education Requirement – Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
- Basic Management Experience – 5 years
- Basic Functional Experience – 5 years of work experience in hospitality services including hotel management, conference center services, food services, etc.
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.
We serve to uplift communities, to advocate equity, to ensure inclusion, to be a force for change, We are SodexoMagic. We sustain and empower communities everywhere through healthy food and exceptional services. We stand with our employees and partners to ensure quality of life services that safeguard wellness for all communities to create a just and more equitable future for all people. Through who we are, through what we do, through our legacy, we stand committed to…serving equality for communities.
“We always overdeliver to our customers. We want to make sure we put a smile on their face each and every day. As the leader, I want to empower our team to deliver best in class service.” - MAGIC JOHNSON
SodexoMagic was founded in 2006 between Sodexo and NBA Hall of Famer, Magic Johnson. Mr. Johnson knows what it takes to motivate and create a winning team. With now over 6,500+ employees (72% diverse) serving more than 1,700 sites, we always over deliver to our customers. Industries we serve include Colleges/Universities, K-12, Corporate and Healthcare.
SodexoMagic operates under the following pillars:
We are committed to providing the highest possible quality of food and service to our communities. Our Chief Culinary Advisor, Chef Garvin leads our community of chefs using food to inspire and delivering great recipes that present healthier choices for our clients and customers.
QUALITY OF LIFE
Because we are the communities we serve, it is crucial that we understand the people we interact with daily: their challenges as well as their dreams. Through employment opportunities, community events, and philanthropic endeavors, we are dedicated to those who make us who we are.
We champion programs geared toward mental health and are dedicated to the power of collaboration to spark healthy communities.
We are committed to supporting diversity and inclusion through purchases of goods and services from minority and women -owned businesses. All neighborhoods deserve every opportunity to thrive and grow.