General Manager
Ovations Food Services - El Paso, TX

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Ovations Food Services, LP, an affiliate of Comcast-Spectacor, is a fast-growing industry leader, providing contract food service to public venues throughout the US and Canada. Since our inception in 2000, annual sales have repeatedly exceeded $200,000,000. Our Sports & Entertainment facilities include arenas, stadiums, baseball parks, convention centers, fairgrounds, racetracks, amphitheaters, exhibition and convention centers. Venues range from small, historic minor league ballparks to well-known basketball arenas like the Rose Garden Arena, home to the NBA Portland Trail Blazers, and major football stadiums like the EverBank Field, home to the NFL Jacksonville Jaguars. In 2007, Ovations successfully launched its Casino Division which provides exceptional food and beverage service in a growing number of Native American casinos in the Southwest, Southeast and in Oklahoma. Please visit our website for more company information. We are currently seeking a talented, motivated, and experienced GENERAL MANAGER to oversee our food service operations for the baseball stadium in El Paso, TX. Opening in April 2014, this stadium will have 10,000 seats and is an affiliate of the San Diego Padres.
The ideal candidate must have the following qualifications and abilities: Bachelor of Arts/Sciences in Business, Hospitality or related major; A verifiable track record of successful food service operations within a sports venue (i.e. arena, stadium) is a plus; A minimum of 5 years of increasingly responsible positions in food service management is required as is a strong background in concession and catering operations; The ability to oversee and effectively manage all aspects of venue food and beverage options including client relations, event planning, scheduling, food preparation and production, cash control, alcohol service standards and compliance, employee training and development, etc.; Exceptional fiscal management skills, including financial analysis, budget creation, forecasting, labor and inventory control, and P&L oversight are required. Additional key areas of competency include strong customer service skills, computer literacy (Word and Excel); Excellent attendance with the ability to work a variable event-driven schedule including many nights, weekends and holidays; Candidates must have strong written and verbal communication and organizational skills and professional presentation; The ability to manage effectively in a diverse, fast-paced environment with a focus on delivering the highest level of customer satisfaction essential. Professional certifications are a plus. The true southwest awaits you in El Paso, TX. Come immerse yourself in the rich culture and heritage, rooted in centuries of history. For consideration, qualified candidates please send your resume, with a cover letter, along with (salary history) tothe following email: jobs@ovationsfs.comOvations Food Services, LP - Ovations FanFare is an Equal Opportunity Employer.M/V/F/D encouraged to apply.No recruiter or staffing sales calls, applicant calls or walk-ins please.

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Ovations Food Services is a company whose purpose is to deliver fresh food and beverage with exceptional services to public assembly...