Manager, Area Support (Beverage Services)

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January 24, 2023

Unit Description

We are the Communities we serve!


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.


SodexoMAGIC has an exciting opportunity for an Area Beverage Manager.  This important position will oversee the DELTA Airlines Sky Club beverage programs to include, program roll-outs, training and compliance.  As an Area Manager, you will support the beverage programs within seven Sky Clubs within the Northeast, with a strong focus at JFK and LGA airports. 


This is a VIRTUAL position.  The selected candidate will reside within commutable distance to the NYC airports and will travel to other locations as needed. 


Do you have the bar/beverage management experience we seek? 


The ideal candidate will:


  • Be responsible for the Delta beverage programs; from roll-out to compliance;

  • Train bartenders on recipes, customer interactions, presentation standards;

  • Work with teams to develop goals, product quality, brand standards, work efficiencies and cleanliness;

  • Manage inventory, supplier communications, purchasing as needed; 

  • Act as SME for all things beverage/bar program related;

  • Support new account openings.


Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:


  • Prior bar management and bar program/training experience in an upscale restaurant/hotel setting;

  • Strong knowledge of service standards and meeting goal/KPIs;

  • Excellent people and client engagement skills;

  • The ability to work within teams, communicate and provide effective learning to bartenders;

  • Knowledge of spirits and wines;

  • The ability to travel between JFK and LGA, and to other club locations in the NE.


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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Sodexo offers a full array of benefits including paid time off, holidays, medical, dental, vision, 401K and access to ongoing training and development programs, tuition reimbursement, plus health and wellness programs.

Not the job for you? We offer Food Service Management positions in a variety of business segments, including Corporate, Schools, Universities, Government and Agencies, Healthcare, Senior Living and Sports and Leisure locations across the United States. Continue your search for Food Service Management jobs.Working for Sodexo:At Sodexo, you will find the ingredients for a great career in food service management. With benefits including schedules that encourage work-life balance and continuing education opportunities, you’ll enjoy an improved quality of life that’s unique in the hospitality industry.




What We Offer

Sodexo offers fair and equitable compensation, partially determined by a candidate's education level or years of relevant experience. While the budgeted range for the position is posted, Sodexo salary offers are based on a candidate's specific criteria, like experience, skills, education and training.

Position Summary

This position serves as a subject matter expert for the Division relating to redesign standards and practices. Typically aligned with an\ Senior Vice President or Vice President and supports that geography.

Key Duties Day to day SME for a division relating to redesign standards and practices.

- Ensures compliance with the Sodexo's template of services. Works with operations constituents in areas relating to financial management, people management, account development, and account operations.

 -Supports the implementation of new unit openings, including the development and administration of training plans.

 -Supports the sales process by assisting with operations and costing analyses, and by providing technical support in the development of service proposals. 

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

Basic Management Experience - 3 years   

Basic Functional Experience - 3 years 


Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

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