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Culinary Consultant

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Compass Group USA Inc Charlotte , NC 28201

Posted 1 week ago

A family of companies and experiences

As the leading foodservice and support services company, Compass Group USA is known for our great people, great service and our great results. If you've been hungry and away from home, chances are you've tasted Compass Group's delicious food and experienced our outstanding service. Our 200,000 associates work in award-winning restaurants, corporate cafes, hospitals, schools, arenas, museums, and more in all 50 states.

Our reach is constantly expanding to shape the industry and create new opportunities for innovation. Join the Compass family today!

great people. great services. great results.

Each and every individual plays a key role in the growth and legacy of our company. We know the next big idea can come from anyone. We encourage developing and attracting expertise that differentiates us as a company as we continue to raise the bar.

Job Summary

Job Description:
Culinary Consultant

The mission of this position is to build purchasing income by increasing compliance to negotiated purchasing programs. Success is achieved by providing superior customer service to external operators while giving them the tools to achieve sector initiatives. Position will be located in Charlotte, NC.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and initiate action plans to improve customer compliance to purchasing programs and to support conversion initiatives

  • Product knowledge resource for opportunity analysis review

  • Support conversion activities with product support and expertise

  • Assist customers in establishing and executing strategic purchasing initiatives to drive revenues

  • Support culinary activities for on boarding new customers

  • Coordinate Product Match and Mapping activities for Conversion files, Market Baskets and new business on boarding

  • Coordinate samples for customers

  • Coordinate product cutting and showings

  • Coordinate vendor training and product related activities

  • Work with manufacturers on any product or program related activities

  • Coordinate nutritional/spec information for members

  • Coordinate and lead consulting support for customers

Qualifications:

  • Candidate must have 3+ years of food service and/or purchasing experience

  • Strong culinary background and operational experience

  • Strong organizational skills needed to manage multiple projects.

  • Strong professional presentation and interpersonal skills combined with good verbal and written communication skills

  • Proficiency with MS Office suite including Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint. Strong excel background is needed.

  • Ability to travel approximately 40% annually

  • Knowledge of FoodBuy systems to support product work

  • BA, BS or Culinary Degree

  • Proficiency with Foodbuy internal systems and programs is a plus

  • Maintain and contribute to the development of the Foodbuy image by representing the company in a professional and positive manner.

  • Ability to work in groups as well as individually while holding multiple stakeholders accountable to outcomes.

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Culinary Consultant

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Compass Group USA Inc