Compass Group, North America Regional Director of Operations in NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana

  • We have an opening for a *Regional Director of Operations *position.

  • Location: New Orleans, LA /Note: online applications accepted only./

  • Schedule:

  • Requirement:

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

Morrison Healthcare is a leading national food and nutrition services company exclusively dedicated to serving more than 600 hospitals and healthcare systems. Morrison’s hospital kitchens, restaurants and cafés feature socially responsible practices and exceptional guest experiences. The company’s Mindful Choices wellness and sustainability platform includes the latest in healthful eating and an understanding of behavioral change in food consumption. The Atlanta-based company was named one of Modern Healthcare magazine’s “Top 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2013” and one of Training Magazine’s top 125 for 2014.

Full time associates at Morrison Healthcare are offered many fantastic benefits such as:

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • 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

  • Discount Marketplace

  • And other voluntary benefits

Job Summary

*The Regional Director *is a part of a management team for the district and provides overall planning, direction, evaluation and control of the food service units, achieving operational and financial goals. The Regional Director provides guidance and motivation to District Managers, District Directors of Dining Services, and other Managers and Associates. The role is instrumental in establishing and maintaining effective customer/client rapport.

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

  • Manages all accounts within a region to ensure compliance with government and agency standards and to ensure profitability of the region

  • Ensures consistent and fair administration of personnel policies.

  • Manages planning, budget analysis and reporting for the Region and/or District

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree, or equivalent experience

  • Five years of experience in food service management.

  • Experience in large managed volume school food service operations

  • Experience in P&L management

  • Contract-managed service experience, preferred

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: 172038

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