Compass Group, North America Director of Food and Beverage Purchasing - Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey
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The disruptor in defining the sports and entertainment hospitality experience, Levy is recognized as the market leader and most critically acclaimed hospitality company in its industry. Twice named one of the 10 most innovative companies in sports by Fast Company magazine and one of the top three Best Employers for Diversity in America by Forbes, Levy’s diverse portfolio includes award-winning restaurants; iconic sports and entertainment venues, zoos and cultural institutions, theaters, and convention centers; as well as the Super Bowl, Grammy Awards, US Open Tennis Tournament, Kentucky Derby, and NHL, MLB, NBA, NFL, and MLS All-Star Games.
As a Purchasing Manager, you will be responsible for purchasing, warehousing and inventory management activities at a specific unit/location. This includes implementing best practices, driving supply chain process improvements, and employing location purchasing teams.
Maintains "show quality" of all areas at all times
Understands all menus, product offerings, packaging and pricing
Establishes rapport with team members, management and partners
Employs good safety and sanitation practices
Practices proper product control and handling of all inventory and equipment
Achieves daily sales and assigned cost goals
Achieves assigned budget goals
Contributes to required daily reporting
Contributes to the completion of required department reports and assists in compiling information at month-end closing
Ensures team members adhere to Levy Company guidelines as stated in the team member training manual and employee handbook
Ensures that all security, safety and sanitation standards are achieved
Ensures all products are properly stored, rotated and dated in accordance with the Levy guidelines
Monitors inventory procedures for accountability
Uses all performance management tools to provide guidance and feedback to team
Promotes a cooperative work climate, maximizing productivity and morale
Interviews, hires, trains and develops team members according to Levy guidelines
Displays a positive attitude towards team members
Other responsibilities, as needed
*Experience in Supply Chain or Purchasing
Degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, Hospitality or similar is preferred
High level of computer literacy
Excellent interpersonal and stakeholder management skills
Curiosity for new technology and industry trends
Curious about Life at Levy? Check it out: Levy Culture (http://www.levyrestaurants.com/our-culture/)
Positions at this location may require a COVID-19 vaccination. Where permitted by law, applicants who are offered a position for this account may be asked about their vaccination status, which must meet minimum business requirements. All religious, medical, or other legally recognized exemptions regarding vaccination status will be considered.
Levy is a member of Compass Group USA. Compass Group/Levy is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass/Levy, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.
Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity.
*Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)
At Levy, team = family. And we’ll always take care of family, learn more about Levy benefits offered.
Life Insurance/ AD
Flexible Time Off Plan
Holiday Time Off (varies by site/state)
Associate Shopping Program
Health and Wellness Programs
Identity Theft Protection
Employee Assistance Program
Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
Levy maintains a drug-free workplace.
Req ID: 1168314
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