Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Manager, Retail Operations for Dining Services. Reporting to the Director Operations, and in accordance with policies and procedures set forth by Rutgers University Dining Services, the incumbent in this position supervises all activities of the Kilmer's Market, with an annual operation budget of $500,000.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Manages all food production, forecasting and planning of a major dining facility of Rutgers University Dining Services, including student board, cash, catering and special events.
Identifies food service objectives and special problem areas and determines means by which to address them.
Audits all unit activities, funds, records and supplies: Food and non-food inventories, billing of service (weekly operation reports), and receives food in accordance with standards set by specification of Dining Services.
Supervises all employees assigned to the operation and manages staffing for the work unit.
Assures compliance with all safety and sanitation rules and regulations set at university, county, state, and federal levels.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Requires a bachelor's degree, preferably in food service management, culinary arts, nutrition or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience, plus a minimum of two years of experience in food service management.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Must possess excellent communication and customer service skills and computer literacy in industry standard software.
Four years' experience, including supervision and food preparation in a high-volume dining facility is preferred.
Familiarity with RIASHCM, Kronos Timekeeper, Absence Reporting System, FoodPro desired.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Must be able to lift and carry food, equipment and beverage items.
Must be able to work at variety of locations and work a flexible schedule including extended daily hours, weekends, or during recesses.
Regular local travel between campuses is required.
ServSafe certification required.
Valid driver license and reliable access to personal vehicle required.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was ...at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.