General services Manager

Knowsley, Liverpool
10 Mar 2017
07 Apr 2017
Ms Katherine Bell
Job Function
Facilities Management
Contract Type
Part Time

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious General Services  Manager to help deliver Sodexo’s on site service solutions at a leading client, QVC in Liverpool. Our client has recently rebranded their catering operation and is urgently looking for a General Services Manager to manage the delivery of all soft services on site. This is a key role within the business and one that offers tremendous career opportunities.


Main responsibilities

•Reporting to the Account Manager and operating as a site manager to help oversee the delivery of on-site catering and cleaning services.

•Provide direction and expertise to the on site teams by promoting Sodexo strategies and best business practices.

•Responsible for the leadership of employees including effective resource management, coaching  and performance management

•Support growth the on site account via organic new business

Ideal candidate

•Proven background of managing the delivery of catering and cleaning services on a large client site

•Training staff members across

•Ability to communicate at all levels in an appropriate manner

•Experience of presenting to, and meeting with clients.

•Ability to produce and analyse budgets and information

•Proven skills in building strong relationships with customers and managing their expectations

About the company

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 35,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors. With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business.

We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to  support ex-forces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process