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This account is part of the SodexoMAGIC portfolio of business.
Use your passion for service to create a positive impact and make a difference in the communities we serve! SodexoMAGIC is a joint Sodexo/ Magic Johnson venture. SodexoMAGIC promises to empower the communities we serve by offering best-in-class food & facilities management solutions, which create a positive impact and make a difference in the lives of our clients and customers. SodexoMAGIC offers our dedicated service via the following Sodexo segments: Corporate Services, Hospitals, K-12 Schools, Universities.
Sodexo's Airport Lounge Segment has an exciting opportunity for a Purchasing Manager (Food & Beverage) located at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport.
This is a high-volume opportunity managing procurement for multiple airport club/lounge food and beverage units and approximately $10M in purchasing. The position will report to the On-site District Manager, and will provide purchasing solutions and compliance within our premier client's airport private club locations.
The Purchasing Manager will be responsible for:
- Consistent food & beverage, new products, equipment & supplies, optimizing purchasing compliance;
- Working as a liaison with vendors and suppliers to assist in resolving sourcing, logistics and delivery details;
- Identifying, evaluating and procuring the highest quality ingredients and equipment for client partners;
- Optimizing inventory levels;
- Working within approved vendor lists and;
- Working directly with internal food operations and culinary staff to ensure appropriate purchasing levels.
The best qualified candidate will have:
- Prior culinary background/management background with experience purchasing food and beverage at the unit level (multi-unit preferred);
- Strong analytical skills;
- Experience with purchase ordering systems;
- Experience with MS Office programs, including Excel;
- The ability to communicate and work efficiently with a large staff and internal/external vendors;
- Prior experience monitoring par levels.
The SodexoMAGIC partnership represents the union of two global brands that operate at peak performance. Sodexo, a long-standing leader in "quality of life solutions" around the globe, and Magic Johnson Enterprises, the brainchild of NBA all-star Earvin Magic Johnson, who literally took the game to new heights. To learn more about SodexoMAGIC and read a message from Earvin "Magic" Johnson himself click here.
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