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Vice President, Food & Beverage

Delaware North

Location: Nationwide
Job Status: Full Time
Posted/Updated: 7/15/2019

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Job Description:

Delaware North is one of the largest privately owned-and-operated hospitality companies in the world. Our $3 billion enterprise stems from our family of subsidiaries operating across sports and entertainment venues, national and state parks, destination resorts and restaurants, airports and travel hubs, and gaming properties. Serving more than a half a billion guests annually, our 55,000 associates are dedicated to creating special experiences at more than 200 locations across the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand and Singapore.

Delaware North Sportservice is one of the leading foodservice and retail management companies in sports, serving fans at more than 50 sports stadiums, ballparks and arenas. You can find us providing a memorable candidate experience across the United States, at London’s Wembley Stadium, the Australian Open tennis championships, and the Singapore Sports Hub.


As the Vice President, Food and Beverage for Sportservice you will be responsible for many aspects of the food and beverage operations for multiple properties.


RESPONSIBILITIES

-Develop and implement strategic plans necessary for short and long-term growth and profitability.
-Ensure the company meets financial and business goals and objectives through food and beverage operations by providing leadership and development to Delaware North Sportservice food and beverage directors and district chefs and field management.
-Ensure compliance to established corporate philosophy.
-Drive and support operational excellence across the Delaware North Sportservice subsidiary.
-Identify issues and develop action plans as it relates to standards of food and beverage service, supply management, GuestPath, state of the season, alcohol service compliance and operational strategic standards.
-Ensure client relationships are effectively managed.

QUALIFICATIONS

-At least 10 years’ experience in the hospitality, entertainment, and/or food and beverage industry.
-Experience in areas including restaurants, buildings, and logistics.
-Travel approximately between 50%-75%, including nights and weekends.
-Bachelor’s degree preferred.
-Experience leading and managing in a large public or private company is preferred
-While this position operates in an office environment, this role may visit other business locations and must be able to move about with limited fatigue and throughout operations.
-Must be able to remain in a stationary position for 50% of the time. Constantly operates a computer, mobile device or other office equipment. Occasionally works outdoors and/or in both hot and cold environment; occasionally works in environments with loud noises.
-Would prefer this person be based in one of the following major cities: Chicago, Boston, Atlanta, NY Metro, Buffalo, Detroit.


CONTACT INFORMATION

No phone calls please.

For any additional questions, please email info@prodigysports.net




 


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