ARAMARK Accelerate to Leadership Program 2021 - Catering and Premium Service Manager - University of South Carolina in Columbia, South Carolina
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We Dream. We Do. We're actively looking for new dreamers and doers to join our Accelerate to Leadership (A2L) Program. Our A2L program is an early career leadership development program that targets recent college graduates, offering career tracks that provide accelerated development, training, and on-the-job learning nationally across our 8 lines of business. Selected candidates will have the opportunity to take on leadership roles with Aramark while receiving structured program activities and developmental experiences tailored to their career track, such as financial ownership and people management. For the thousands of students and recent grads that call Aramark home, we provide a place to grow, advance and touch lives across a variety of exciting industries and locations. Imagine your impact.
Hospitality & Facilities Management Career Track: As an A2L participant within this career track, you will start in a leadership role within one of our food service, lodging, facilities, or concessions operations in a specific Aramark location. This career track will be focused on bringing a flawless customer experience to life by responding effectively to changing client demands. You will be responsible for planning, coordinating and leading unit personnel with production, merchandising, quality and cost control, labor scheduling, staffing, employee training and ensuring an exceptional customer experience. You will also perform other functions as required.
Manage and oversee activities in Catering Premium Services departments, as well as all areas of the building and ensure overall client satisfaction and adherence to business goals.
Special attention to food trends, exceptional service delivery and guest relations critical factors in this position's success.
Plan, direct and control premium services within the facility to meet operating and financial goals, client objectives and customer needs.
Assist the General Manager/Director of Concessions with the concessions operation to include duties such as booking, selecting and costing menu items, pricing, equipment rental, clerical responsibilities and general office duties.
Supervise the preparation and service of food and refreshments, as well as clean-up.
Directly supervise concessions employees with responsibility for hiring, discipline, performance reviews and initiating pay increases
Set up & break down of events
Inventory & ordering of alcohol and more
Bachelor's Degree required. (Must graduate between December 2020 - August 2021 to be eligible for the FY21 A2L Program)There are two start dates for the 2021 Program: February and July. All degree requirements must be completed prior to the start date of the program (including any final internship requirements).
Strong organizational and time management skills required.
Leadership skills, inclusive of supervisory responsibilities, team lead in a club/organization, and/or project management.
The ability to communicate in an appropriate, clear, and concise manner with customers, clients, employees and leadership.
The ability to manage through change and ambiguity in a fast pace environment.
Cost control, budget responsibilities or inventory management experience desired.
Ability to work flexible hours, which may include nights, weekends or holidays according to business need.
Ability / openness to relocation according to program / business need
Valid driver's license preferred
Experience with and knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications
Must be authorized to work in the United States and not require work authorization sponsorship by Aramark for this position now or in the future
Aramark is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Aramark will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance ordinance.