Manager, Retail Food Service

Manager, Retail Food Service
City: Toronto
Last visit: 2014-10-29
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Posted: 2014-10-29




Manager, Retail Food ServiceAbout Us

Compass Group Canada is the leading foodservice and support services company in Canada with over 26,000 associates and annual managed revenues of $1.8 billion in 2013. Employing 500,000 associates worldwide, its parent company, UK-based Compass Group PLC had revenues of £17.6 billion in 2013.


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!  


Morrison delivers food, nutrition and dining services to the health care and senior living markets. Morrison's key expertise running hospitals and long-term care culinary programs enables its hospital partners to focus on their core competency - patient satisfaction. In addition to offering numerous nutritional food choices to patients, visitors and hospital employees, Morrison's retail marketing creates innovative, cutting edge programs.

 Position Summary

Position: Manager, Retail Food Service


Location: Toronto, ON




We are currently recruiting for a Manager to drive the business and operations with our Food Service operations at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, high-profile location in the GTA.


The Manager is responsible for a high quality Food Service operations, including excellence in customer service and maintaining an engaged employee work force and proactive financial performance management.   



With a "Can Do" attitude and a "Passion for Excellence", the Manager is responsible for food service operations including: budgeting, financial management and weekly analysis in addition to maintaining both client and Compass standards to assure a safe environment for all patients and employees.  


The successful candidate will assure quality control procedures are monitored, maintained and established operating practices are strictly followed.  

Retail Food Service:  Implementation and ongoing success of retail and marketing programs, catering services, and Branded Concept/QSR units that include popular brands such as Tim Horton's, Pizza Pizza as well as successful Compass programs including the *new* On the Go.


* This position reports to a General Manager and has a team of unionized employees reporting to it.  


Required: (please only apply if you meet all required qualifications):


A Great attitude!

5+ years retail food service/QSR management experience

Experience working with branded concepts (i.e. Tim Horton's, Pizza Pizza, Second Cup, Teriyaki Experience, Swiss Chalet, Starbucks, Extreme Pita, etc

Culinary background required for menu planning

Demonstrated ability to lead, motivate, coach and develop direct reports and front-line staff during times of change and shifting priorities.

Experience with budgets and cost control.

Highly organized with strong attention to detail.

Strong communication skills (verbal and written

Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook) and working knowledge of food service POS/IT systems 



Previous contract food service management experience

Current with the latest innovative food trends in retail food with a focus on quality, production, sanitation, food cost controls and presentation

Previous experience managing in a unionized labour environment 

Post secondary degree/diploma in Hospitality and/or Food Service Management, Hotel and Restaurant Management  

Advanced FST, Servsafe or equivalent food safety certification

Industry: Hospitality

Job Function: Hospitality and Food Service