General Manager, Food Service

Compass Group - Markham, ON (30+ days ago)

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Company Description

Compass Group Canada is the leading food service and support services company in Canada with over 25,000 associates and $1.45 billion in revenues. Our vision for growth and success is a powerful one, to combine fresh ideas with the industry’s greatest talent — Great People, Great Service, Great Results!

Job Description

Imagine a place where people work as one to create an experience that inspires many. Join us and know that you make it possible for friends, families, and co-workers to come together. No matter why they gather, we’re here to serve. Because of what we do, people share so much more than a meal. And that’s why this is so much more than a job.

The General Manager is responsible for all aspects of the operation including: budgeting, financial management and weekly analysis, implementation and ongoing success of retail and marketing programs, catering services, and branded concepts. The General Manager must be prepared to work week days and sometimes evenings and weekends

Now, if you were to come on board as one of our General Managers, we’d ask you to do the following for us:

Manage client relations
Ensure customer satisfaction.
Manage staff
Menu planning and merchandising
Ensure compliance with strict quality assurance, health, safety and environmental programs


Think you have what it takes to be one of our General Managers? We’re committed to hiring the best talent for the role. Here’s how we’ll know you’ll be successful in the role

Post-secondary education with at least 5 years of foodservice or related management experience in an equivalent, branded retail food service environment; multi-unit management experience is a must.
Advanced Food Service Training (AFST) plus Level 1 and 2 Health and Safety Certification training (or willing to complete within 90 days of hire).
Strong experience dealing with labour relations issues.
Proven financial management skills, including ability to control product and labour costs on a weekly basis.
Strong catering experience, including demonstrated experience hosting large events.
Experience working with branded concepts i.e. Tim Hortons, Pizza Pizza, etc.
Strong management and organizational skills, capable of motivating, leading and developing associates.
Excellent client relationship and communication skills.
Knowledge of MS Word and Excel
Knowledge of any POS System is an asset

Additional Information

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

We will consider your resume for additional opportunities.

Compass Group Canada is committed to fostering a diverse and representative workforce and an inclusive work environment where all employees are treated fairly and equitably which includes providing accommodation. Health, Safety, Environment and Quality (HSEQ) is also an operational priority. Safeguarding the health and safety of our people and customers is essential to the success of our business.

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