1+ months

General Manager 1 - Conference Center

San Francisco, CA

Unit Description

Sodexo Conferencing has an exciting new

General Manager 1 Conference Center opportunity in San Francisco, CA!


This Conference Center GM will be responsible for the daily operations of our corporate training/ conference centers for a premier Sodexo client. This venue features six (6) private, distraction-free meeting rooms that are equipped with high quality audio/visual equipment as well as flexible furniture layouts to accommodate a meeting with two up to groups of 120 people or the entire center events of several hundred, all configured to suite your meeting, conference and training needs.


The ideal candidate will have experience in upper tier conference center management or hotel meeting/conference services management and direct responsibility for:

  • Operational oversight of the full service corporate conference &/or training center
  • Hiring, training, and motivating a high performing team of managers, supervisors and front line staff across various operating departments including; Food & Beverage, Catering, Conference Services & Audiovisual Technology
  • Previous experience in Event & Space Management
  • Proven expertise in fostering relationships with executive level
  • Managing complex presentation technologies including video conferences and broadcasts
  • Reporting functions including financial and operational metrics

This training center is in downtown San Francisco and is available internally to client, companies, organizations and institutions for educational programs, meetings and other events directly related to energy efficiency, distributed generation and demand response.

If you have experience managing this type facility, apply now!


Working for Sodexo:

How far will your ambition, talent and dedication take you? Sodexo champions a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and other career growth opportunities, along with the performance of organizations. We believe it is important for our work to be meaningful and we remain committed to our mission, our core values and the ethical principles that have guided us since 1966. We support these values and help them thrive in each employee.


We strive to make working for Sodexo a genuinely great experience with benefits to promote your professional, personal and financial well-being, and to improve your Quality of Life now and into the future. Our experiences with our over 50 million customers each and every day enable us to develop Quality of Life services that reinforce the well-being of individuals, improving their effectiveness and helping companies and organizations to improve performance \u2026 every day. #sdxmagic

Position Summary

Directs all contract management service operations at a Conference Center Campus, Meeting Management or Lodging property. Plans, organizes, staffs, and directs multiple services which generally includes: sales and marketing, conference services, food and beverage, front office, housekeeping, laundry, transportation, engineering, conference planning, audiovisual technology, accounting and finance, human resources, development and professional growth of management team. Manages the client relationship on a daily basis while ensuring customer satisfaction and good public relations. Manages through managers and is accountable for the contract. Senior-most person assigned to a one client account.Key Duties-Sales/revenue critical job duty-Business management overall business (operations management)-Supervision of staff/directing team-Communications/Sodexo process management

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelors Degree           

Basic Management Experience - 5 years              

Basic Functional Experience - 5 years of work experience in hospitality services including hotel management, conference center services, food services, etc.Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.


  • Food Services
Posted: 2019-01-08 Expires: 2019-03-15

About Us

Sodexo touches the lives of 75 million consumers in 80 countries every day. In North America alone, we serve more than 15 million consumers at 9,000 client sites. Wherever we work, our dedication to making every day a better day for people and organizations comes from one goal —to positively improve Quality of Life.


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