Regional Operations Director - Chicago or Cambridge

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Req ID: 175879

Location: Chicago, IL or Cambridge, MA

Job schedule: F/T schedule; Monday - Friday, flexibility needed. Details upon interview

Job requirements & qualifications: We’re a global team of culinarians, managers, food service operators and subject matter experts crafting food experiences that fuel big ideas at one of the world’s major tech companies! The food and experiences we provide make quite an impact: They help fuel the teams creating world-changing technologies – and that’s a big deal! We’re passionate about supporting the long-term success of everyone we feed, and we love what we do. Food+ isn’t just a workplace. It’s a platform for you to innovate, bring your ideas to life, contribute to a sustainable future and – best of all – be part of an awesome team!

About you: To support our growth we’re looking for a Regional Operations Director. Being one of the key partners on our account you will drive the strategy, oversee program development and manage all aspects of budget control for your region. You will define & champion a culture of excellence in our service delivery and the experience we provide within this fast moving & inspirational account. Looking after all of our culinary efforts, cafes, food spots, catering and warehouse operations in the region, you’ll also support functions such as procurement, HR, and accounting whilst ensuring food & workplace safety. Operational excellence is key and you will leverage your strong business knowledge to set high standards ensuring operational success in your region! The role will be based in Chicago, IL or Cambridge, MA.

Some of the great things you’ll do:

  • You’ll be a fantastic partner to our client and all our teams to operationalize the food program

  • You will design, manage and own the overall experience whilst driving a culture of excellence throughout the business

  • You will have a passion for quality food preparation and taste

  • Oversee all of our exciting partner, sector and company driven initiatives

  • You will manage and mentor your team making sure that everyone has the skills and knowledge to positively impact their own personal success and contribution to the business

  • Using your knowledge & expertise you’ll guide & influence key financial decisions ensuring that we work within budget whilst maintaining our program standards

  • You will role model a culture of Food and Workplace Safety

  • You’ll oversee new business launches along with the revitalization within our existing operations, food programs, merchandising & equipment refreshes

  • Your communication & influencing skills will be strong across all levels as you lead the way for your region

What we look for in the perfect candidate:

  • Four (4) years college education; Bachelor’s Degree in Hospitality, Hotel/Restaurant or Business Management is preferred. A minimum of 10-15 years of industry experience in place of a degree

  • 5 to 7 years management experience supervising senior managers

  • Multi-unit restaurant or hotel experience

  • You’ll be able to take complex business issues or initiatives and apply creative problem solving & strategies for timely implementation

Some of the great things we will provide:

  • Generous paid time off

  • An awesome & collaborative working environment

  • Amazing work spaces

  • Delicious onsite food +many more!

Apply now to take your seat at our global table!