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General Manager (LA Memorial Coliseum) - LA Memorial Coliseum (Los Angeles · CA)

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Sports Jobs in Los Angeles · CA
Food and Beverage: Food/Beverage Management
LEGENDS
Founded in 2008, Legends is a premium experiences company with six divisions operating worldwide – Global Planning, Global Sales, Global Partnerships, Hospitality, Global Merchandise, and Global Technology Solutions – offering clients and partners a 360-degree data and analytics fueled service solution platform to elevate their brand and execute their vision. Currently, Legends works with marquee clients across business verticals including professional sports; collegiate; attractions; entertainment; and conventions and leisure. We are the industry leaders in designing, planning and realizing exceptional experiences in sports and entertainment. For more information, visit www.Legends.net and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @TheLegendsWay.
LOS ANGELES COLISEUM 
Known as "The Greatest Stadium in the World", and a living memorial to all who served in the U.S. Armed Forces during World War I, the Coliseum has been a civic treasure for generations of Angelenos. The legacy of events and individuals hosted in nine-plus-decades reads like no other.
To learn more about the famous Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, please visit:
www.lacoliseum.com
THE ROLE   
The General Manager is responsible for effectively and profitably managing and directing all day-to-day aspects of the venue’s operations including, but not limited to, concessions and premium services.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
  • Upholding Legends’ standards for quality and performance in all phases of the food and beverage operations.
  • Constantly innovating the guest experience – food, service, communications, etc. Balancing creativity with practical implementation.
  • Managing the operational budget, monthly P&L statements, ensuring all financial reporting is accurate.
  • Maintaining strong, collaborative working relationships with the client and business partners.
  • Overseeing management team, including developing talent, promoting from within, coaching, and performance management.
  • Developing yearly operational budgets that result in a fiscally sound operation – including product levels and pricing.
  • Overseeing monthly inventory for all departments.
  • Verifying, preparing and submitting reports/monthly projections as required.
  • Working closely with multiple sub-contractors to ensure all standards are met and terms of the contract are followed.
  • Ensuring unit compliance with federal, state, local, and Legends regulations regarding sale of alcohol, OSHA, payroll, employment and EEO guidelines.
  • Performing additional related duties, tasks and responsibilities as required.
QUALIFICATIONS
To perform this job successfully, the candidate must be able to perform each essential duty above at the highest levels. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
  • The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 5-7 years management experience in the contract foodservice industry, preferably in for a sports and entertainment venue.
  • Ideal candidates must have experience in high volume, foodservice accounts, preferably in concessions or premium services for a sports and/or entertainment venue, with experience overseeing the sale of alcohol.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to multi-task and prioritize in a deadline-oriented environment.
  • Previous P&L accountability and/or contract-managed service experience preferred.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint and POS Systems is required.
  • Strong commitment to delivering a high level of customer and client service with demonstrated initiative, leadership, and management skills.
  • Must be flexible to work extended hours due to business requirements including late nights, weekends and holidays.
COMPENSATION
Competitive salary, commensurate with experience, and a generous benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, paid vacation, and 401k plan.
WORKING CONDITIONS
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, talk, hear; use hands to finger, and handle controls. The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is required to stand, walk, and stoop. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.